• Please take a moment to review IES Chicago's updated 2017 annual sponsors on the right side of the page. A big thanks to all those who support our chapter activities.

  • IES Chicago would like to thank this year's attendees and sponsors for making the 2016 Illumination Awards dinner a success. Congratulations to the designers of this year's featured projects. Please click here for a summary of the winning projects, and those that are eligible for national judging.

  • Congratulations to the winners of the 2016 Emerging Professionals Luminaire Design Competition! 
    • 1st Place - Kendal Brown
    • 2nd Place - Alex Griffith
    • 3rd Place - Caleb Soto

  • Is there topic or project you'd like to see covered at an IES Chicago event? Let us know!


Upcoming Events

Application of the IES Method for Evaluating Light Source Color Rendition

January 26, 2017
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Howell's & Hood
435 N Michigan Ave
Chicago, IL 60611

Unravel the mystery of TM-30 over Chicago's largest craft beer selection in the legendary Tribune Tower at Howells & Hood. TM-30, drink it in Chicago! It always goes down smooth.

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Light and Health: From Basics to Applications

February 15, 2017
5:30 PM to 7:30 PM

Perkins + Will (The Wrigley Building, North Tower)
410 North Michigan Avenue, Suite 1600
Chicago, IL 60611

Join us for a HUMAN CENTRIC February event!

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Refer to the Events page for a full listing of this season's IES Chicago events.

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Annual Sponsors

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