Lightovation: Dallas International Lighting Show Events

Jan 17 - January 21, 2018

Wed, Jan 17
12:00 PM - 01:30 PM
Join Peter Romaniello, IALD, of Conceptual Lighting as he teaches you how to analyze and compare different recessed lights, techniques for proper use, proper placement and application, and how to avoid downfalls of relying on old, tired methods. Credit: 1.5 CLC/CLMR
  • Seminar
04:00 PM - 05:30 PM
Join Peter Romaniello, IALD, of Conceptual Lighting as he guides you through the process of designing the lighting for various rooms as well as working through and discussing the process and justification of the lighting decisions. Credit: 1.5 CLC/CLMR
  • Seminar
05:00 PM
All women in the lighting industry are welcome at this first follow-up event to the inaugural American Lighting Association (ALA) Women in the Industry Reception during the 2017 ALA Conference in Vancouver. Bringing all segments of the industry together, Lightovation provides another welcome opportunity for the dynamic women of lighting to network, provide mentorship and brainstorm with each other. Sponsored by Swarovski, ALA, and Dallas Market Center.
  • Cocktail Party
08:00 PM
Close out the first day of Lightovation with cocktails and celebration among lighting's finest. Stop by the Sheraton Hotel to experience the industry's must-attend event.
  • Cocktail Party
  • Off-Campus
  • Featured Event
Thu, Jan 18
10:00 AM
Paul Thompson, owner and design consultant with Paul Thompson Design, is an expert on store design, merchandising, and displays. Meet on TM 4 at the front escalators to and join his merchandising tour to take a guided exploration through exhibitors in the Trade Mart. Gain inspiration and learn how to translate their showroom designs into retail environments with constraints on space and budget. For even more inspiration, don't miss his tour of different showrooms at 2PM.
  • Walking Tour
  • Featured Event
02:00 PM
Paul Thompson, owner and design consultant with Paul Thompson Design, is an expert on store design, merchandising, and displays. Meet on TM 4 at the front escalators to and join his merchandising tour to take a guided exploration through exhibitors in the Trade Mart. Gain inspiration and learn how to translate their showroom designs into retail environments with constraints on space and budget. For even more inspiration, don't miss his tour of different showrooms at 10AM.<...
  • Walking Tour
  • Featured Event
04:00 PM - 07:00 PM
The Trade Mart 3900 aisle, home to Access Lighting, Vaxcel Lighting, ABC Lighting, Capital Lighting, Canarm and newcomer Matteo Lighting, is hosting a block party co-hosted by Dallas Market Center including street performers, great eats, a raffle prize, and the ultimate music mix by local DJ Brandon Olds.
  • Cocktail Party
Fri, Jan 19
08:00 AM - 09:30 AM
Join Preston Gomez of Sun Lighting as he dives into the details of dimming. Learn why you should utilize a dimmer, the advantages of dimmers, the different types of leads, how to specify the right type of dimmer, de-rating and understanding wattages, and so much more. Credit: 1.5 CLC/CLMR
  • Seminar