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IES Detroit Lighting Controls Series Pt. 2: Procurement & Installation

March 12 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

About this event

IES Detroit’s spring meetings are dedicated to an underrepresented topic: Lighting Controls. Join us for a 3-Part Meeting Series as we cover different facets of design and construction related to lighting controls, and highlight perspectives from a variety of professions.

Lighting Controls Spring Series Part 2: Procurement & Installation

After Construction Documents, the lighting controls for a project must be procured and then installed, a process that involves many different parties. This interview-style discussion will include speakers that represent some of the roles necessary to bid and procure lighting controls products, and prepare for installation. Attendees are encouraged to submit questions when they register, and participate in the discussion during the event.

Ticket sales end Friday, March 8th!

Meeting Location:

Our event will be held at 215W on 9 Mile, West of Woodward Ave. There is a parking garage as well as street and lot parking on Troy Street south of the venue.


5:00-5:30pm – Gather and Network

5:30-6:30pm – Dinner

6:30-8:00pm – Presentation

Meeting fees:

$15 for Students

$20 for Emerging Professional IES Members

$25 for IES Members

$35 for Non-Members

For discounted fees, please provide Student ID or proof of Association Membership at the door.

Menu (Family Style Catering from Anita’s Kitchen):

2 Drink Tickets Per Person

Details Coming Soon!

About the speakers:

Gary Wright is the Commercial Sales Manager at Electrical Materials, Inc. He has a demonstrated history of experience working in the electrical industry. Skilled in Lighting, Contract Management, Solid State Lighting, Energy Management, and Architectural Lighting. Strong sales professional graduated from University of Michigan.

Art DiCicco is a Controls Lead and outside Sales representative at Pro-Tech Lighting. He provides innovative Lighting and Lighting Control design solutions that exceed end user expectations while streamlining installations for Electrical Contractors. He also has 18 years of experience as a Commercial/Industrial Electrician. Completion of The International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers 5 year accredited training program.

Karl Geil is a Senior Associate Lighting Designer of Illuminart, a Division of Peter Basso Associates. He began his career working in auto show and exhibit lighting, and has since worked on a wide range of projects including retail, hospitality, office, higher education, residential, landscape and facade, both domestic and international.

Marc Dyble is the director of Product Management for Acuity Brands. Previous to that, he was the Senior Product Marketing Manager for Illumination Products for ams OSRAM. He has an engineering background and has been involved with the IES Detroit Section Board of Manager for many years.

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Nine Mile Rd
215 W Nine Mile Rd
Detroit, MI 48220 United States
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