Academia Mexicana de Ciencias

enLIGHTen IES photo contest

The Emerging Professionals of IESNA want you to share your love for lighting for the next 6 months! Every month we will announce a “Theme of the Month” on flicker to which you will post “lighting” photos related to the theme.

Contact: Kaitlin Page,

February 1, 2015 – July 31, 2015
United States, Canada, Mexico

Close ceremony
The International Year of Light and Light-based Technologies 2015 (IYL 2015) will be brought to an official close with a ceremony to be held over three days from 4-6 February 2016 in the beautiful city of Mérida, Mexico, which is close to the Mayan Archaeological Site of Chichen Itza and one of the earliest astronomical observatories El Caracol. This final event of the IYL 2015 global celebration will be attended by the key figures behind the international year, including academics, international diplomats and decision-makers, CEOs, and science and industry leaders from across the globe.