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IES 2024 Conference: Call for Speakers

IES’ annual conference, IES24: The Lighting Conference, is the preeminent conference for all things lighting, from research to design to technology and more—an actual state-of-the-art industry event. Join us for IES24 in New York City, 15-17 August 2024, as a speaker for conference sessions, pre-conference workshops, or technical papers & presentations.

We're excited to announce that we are now accepting technical paper and poster submissions for IES24! We're on the lookout for dynamic and enthusiastic presenters who can deliver powerful and compelling sessions.

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•    Technical Papers & Presentations – 30 min
•    Posters – Pre-conference webinar

The deadline for submission is May 8 , 2024.

Technical Papers & Presentations (30 minutes, including 5-8 minutes for questions)
There are two classes of technical papers & presentations:
1.    Peer-Reviewed Conference Papers: 3000 words or less, with a maximum of 10 pages, submitted in a consistent style, 12-point font, double-spaced.
2.    Technical Presentations: Refereed by an extended abstract which consists of up to 3 pages (maximum 800 Words). Authors are encouraged to include figures in their abstracts to convey information on details and/or findings that will be covered in the paper. No formal paper will be required for technical presentations accepted under this category.
Acceptance decisions will be based on potential technical quality, originality, impact, and relevance to the conference audience. Papers that have recently been published and would benefit from dissemination to conference attendees through a formal presentation or poster are also encouraged. Peer-reviewed conference Papers and their slides, as well as the slides for the Technical Presentations, will appear in the Conference Proceedings. Paper and technical presentation speakers receive one full conference registration.
Posters will be evaluated for inclusion based on the submission of an extended abstract that consists of up to 3 pages (maximum 800 Words). Authors are encouraged to include figures in their abstract to convey information on the details and/or findings that will be covered in the poster.

Posters may be presented in a pre-conference webinar if fewer than 10 posters are submitted and accepted.