The GE Lighting & Electrical Institute has created an online portal for those wishing to participate in any of its 2008 conferences, providing a central site for training and education with streamlined registration, individual and group tracking capabilities, report generation capabilities, and links to courses online. To create a user account, visit www.gelearningcentral.com. GE also has released its 2008 conference schedule; for a complete schedule, visit www.gelighting.com/na/business_lighting/education_resources/conferences/.