The Illuminating Engineering Society of North America's regional affiliates frequently offer educational opportunities and conferences. Here are just a few upcoming events.

April 17, 2008, the Los Angeles Section of IESNA offers the seminar "Solid State Lighting Viability." The program will cover LED component construction, system integration, market trends, and applications, and will address LED performance claims, intellectual property, efficacy, and other topics. Visit for more information.

April 30–May 2, 2008, the East Central IESNA section will hold "IESNA Bringing Light to Green Design," hosted by the Capital Section at the Sheraton Premiere at Tysons Corner in Vienna, VA. The conference will include six seminars, two keynote luncheons, the Capital Section Annual Awards Banquet, and a product showcase. For more information, visit