Please join us during Lightfair International
for a breakfast and panel discussion

Ready to Step into the Light

Presented by Light Think University
Wednesday, April 24, 8 am

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Light Think University (LTU) is launching an educational action campaign to enrich the educational lighting experience while reducing its energy use in colleges and universities nationwide by 80%. The LTU campaign joins interdisciplinary student teams with lighting industry leaders to design a wide range of room environments using lighting anthropology, leading-edge solid-state lighting and controls technologies.

This special industry/media briefing will feature leading industry executives, educators and analysts who will present LTU’s accomplishments to date. Please click here for a complete program agenda, list of participants and topics.

Come see, hear and meet the new independent, grassroots connection for sustainable, smart lighting education. Space is limited — please RSVP today to Brian Fisher at to reserve your seat.


April 24, 2013
8am – 10am

Philadelphia Marriott Downtown, #306

Please join us for a special media/industry briefing featuring leading industry executives, educators and analysts who will discuss how the ltu campaign is helping to drive adoption of solid-state lighting and controls.

8:00–8:30 Continental Breakfast
8:30 Derry Berrigan, LTU Welcome: Opportunity for Transformation
8:45 Bob Karlicek, Smart Lighting ERC & LTU Board Member: RPI Role
8:55 Bianca Ramsey, LTU and Robert Barron, RPI Student: Student Dorm Makeover
9:05 Chip Israel, Lighting Design Alliance and IES President: Next Generation of Lighting Industry Talent
9:15 Jed Dorsheimer, Canaccord Genuity: The Evolution of Lighting
9:25 Partner Rountable: Moderated by Derry Berrigan, LTU Chair
  • Eric Lind, Lutron
  • Jerry Mix, Finelite
  • Terrence Walsh, Tempo Industries
  • Mary Beth Gotti, GE
  • Neall Digert, Solatube International, Inc.
9:50 LTU Future Wrap and Q&A
10:00 Event Concludes