The International Association of Lighting Designers will hold its Enlighten Europe conference Nov. 13 -15 at the Prague Marriott Hotel in Prague, the Czech Republic. For registration information go to

The Enlighten conference program features educational seminars by lighting design professionals organized in three concurrent tracks—Art, Science, and Professional Tools. The Enlighten Europe keynote speaker will be Sakchin Bessette, creative director of Montréal-based Moment Factor, a new media arts studio. His keynote during the 2015 Enlighten Americas conference held in Baltimore, Md. was one of the conference highlights.

Other scheduled presenters for Enlighten Europe include Kaoru Mende, Lighting Planners Associates, Tokyo; Peter Raynham, University College London, London; and Anne Bureau, Wonderfulight, Bordeaux, France. The student workshop will be led by Derek Porter, Derek Porter Studio/Parsons School of Design, New York.

For the full Enlighten Europe conference schedule, click here.

Any questions related to either or both conference should be addressed to Kelly Ashmore, IALD manager of meetings + professional relations, at