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SPARC announces speakers for 2015

13th April 2015 11:30 GMT

(Australia) - SPARC 2015 will be held at Sydney Exhibition Centre, Glebe Island, from 27-29 May 2015 and will once again align with Vivid Sydney.

Australia's premier lighting event for the international lighting community, SPARC, has announced speakers for the upcoming 2015 event, with an impressive line-up of both internationally and nationally renowned experts in lighting design, education, research and architecture. The Southern Hemisphere's biggest annual celebration of light, music and ideas.

SPARC 2015 features an educational seminar program alongside an exhibition of global developments and future directions in lighting which can assist attendees with their professional development requirements. The speaker program includes the following:

"Colour preference-based LED lighting" - NIST Fellow, Sensor Science Division at the US National Institute of Standards and Technology, Dr Yoshi Ohno.

"Consumer choice for lighting products and the feasibility of DC circuits for lighting" - Associate Professor of Engineering and Public Policy at Carnegie Mellon University and Co-Director at the Centre for Climate and Energy Decision-Making (CEDM), Assoc. Professor Inês Azevedo.

"Museum Lighting" - Senior Lighting Technician at the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Simm Steel.

"Early lessons learned from the introduction of SSL to the market" - Manager of Advanced Lighting at the U.S. Department of Energy's Pacific Northwest National Laboratory Marc Ledbetter. Dr Yoshi Ohno

"Light and colour in the built environment" - Joint talk with Principal of Lighting Design Studio PointOfView, Roger Sexton and Vice Principal of Specifier Service, Xicato Mark Elliott.

"The potential health issues of solid-state lighting" - Head of the lighting and electromagnetism division at the Center for Building Science and Technology (CSTB) in France, Dr Christophe Martinsons.

"The results of quality testing of residential LED lamps" - Full professor Toulouse 3 University (France), Professor Honoris Causa St Petersburg State University (Russian Federation), Vice President IEEE Industrial Application Society, Professor Georges Zissis.

"Daylight in the built environment" - Principal architect of Di Mase Architects, Anthony Di Mase.

"Latest developments in connected lighting" - Office and Industry Segment Leader, Global Business Systems, Philips Lighting, Jacques Letzelter.

"International standards for lighting products" - International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) Technical Committee 34, Dr Alan Prest.

"SPARC will enable thousands of participants to experience the latest in lighting technology through leading edge lighting exhibitions and will provide a world-class program of invited speakers," said SPARC CEO Bryan Douglas.



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