August 18, 2014
The 2014 DLC Stakeholder Meeting was a great success. Meeting presentations are available for download here.
July 28, 2014
The 2014 DLC Stakeholder Meeting pre-conference workshops have opened!
Join us in San Diego...
For the third annual DLC Stakeholder Meeting! This event draws together leading professionals from across the solid state lighting and energy efficiency industries. Participants bring myriad perspectives including energy efficiency program managers and executives, utility contractors, solid state lighting manufacturers, lighting designers, lighting specifiers, testing laboratory representatives, electrical and installation companies, and government agencies.
Highly regarded experts in their fields will lead and participate in engaging sessions that cover a range of current topics affecting the solid state lighting industry. The gathering will facilitate working relationships and further common understanding among lighting professionals, DLC members and stakeholders. Networking will be a central objective of the meeting with an agenda that will offer pre-conference workshops, educational opportunities, focused networking sessions as well as informal networking opportunities.
What to Expect
July 28 - FREE pre-conference workshops and Evening Happy Hours.
July 29 - Day One of speaker presentations, panel discussions, and networking. Evening Off-site Reception.
July 30 - Day Two of speaker presentations, panel discussions, and networking.
July 31 - Half Day of DLC member only meeting (by invitation only)*.
*DLC members are regional, state, utility, and energy efficiency programs throughout the U.S. and Canada.
“The DLC Stakeholder Meeting has become a must-see event in the solid state lighting industry and has been bringing important stakeholders to the table to find future-oriented solutions for common issues year after year.”
Don’t miss the premier solid state lighting conference, featuring collaborative discussion about lighting industry and DLC processes and issues such as efficiency, value, and future developments!
The U.S. Grant Hotel
The 2014 DLC Stakeholder Meeting will be held at the US GRANT Hotel. A San Diego Icon sonce 1910, The US GRANT San Diego Hotel, is situated in the city's lively and historic downtown Gaslamp Quarter, just steps from top shopping, dining, and entertainment, and a short drive from the destination's world-renowned beaches, museums, and family attractions.
A room block with a special rate of $179 per night has been made available for attendees for the 2014 DLC Stakeholder Meeting. Group rate available until June 27, 2014. Subject to Availability.
Make your hotel room reservations online or call 619-232-312 to secure this low rate!
Who should Attend
utility and energy efficiency program managers and executives,
solid state lighting manufacturers,
testing laboratory representatives,
electrical and installation companies,
and government agencies.
Why You Should Attend
The DesignLights Consortium® Stakeholder Meeting is a unique opportunity for professionals from all sectors of the lighting industry to come together and delve into issues affecting solid state lighting, a technology that is still constantly evolving, while gaining an understanding of DLC’s scope and influence in the market place.
Help shape the Future of SSL Technology.
Understanding scope and impact of the DLC program is essential in helping to develop specifications that ensure quality LED products are available in the market place. DLC Members and Stakeholders will be able to discuss DLC processes and developments that inform market introduction and the shape of SSL technology in the future.
Interact with DLC Members.
DLC members, who are regional, state, utility, and energy efficiency programs throughout the U.S. and Canada, will be present to interact with their peers and other stakeholders in the lighting industry, learn about each other’s energy efficiency programs, and exchange lessons learned.
Interact with industry Stakeholders.
Stakeholders from across the industry will be able to have exchanges on neutral grounds during panel discussions, concurrent sessions, and structured as well as informal networking times.
Participate on a panel.
Being part of a panel will allow you to share your knowledge and expertise with others in the SSL industry, while providing visibility to your programs.
Attend Informational Sessions.
DLC staff will address a small audience to present on and answer questions about specific topics ranging from DLC applications, to logo guidelines, and lighting design.
Attend CEU courses.
During the first half day of the conference, CEU courses will be offered for credit and come with no extra cost. Take advantage of this opportunity to learn about specific topics not addressed on the meeting agenda.
With the rapid changes that the SSL industry is experiencing, the DLC Stakeholder Meeting is the perfect venue to share and gather information and experiences. Engaging Stakeholders from all sectors of the SSL industry has been a cornerstone for DLC in making the internationally recognized program a success.