In this presentation, attendees will learn about both the opportunities and the challenges related to LED application in outdoor street and area lighting. Attendees will have a better understanding of key terminology, standards, and where this technology is headed. The seminar will also discuss the intrinsic connection between LED and lighting controls.
- Discover the pros, cons and challenges of LED technology.
- Gain an understanding of important terms and their relevance to both specification and decision-making, as well as best practices that can save considerable money and avoid future problems.
- Discover the proper method and metrics for comparing various LED fixture options, learning from insight into pitfalls that can be avoided.
- Learn how the utilization of LED technology opens the door to a much larger menu of advantages and options via wireless controls.
Paul Mitchell heads the education program for Sternberg Lighting, in addition to being the Regional VP of Sales for Western North America. Mitchell has been in the outdoor lighting industry for almost 20 years, and regularly has articles published in industry journals such as LD+A and others. He also regularly speaks at lighting conferences across the country and served for several years on IES Roadway Lighting Committee. Mitchell currently chairs a sub-committee on the IES Street and Area Lighting Conference planning group. He lives in San Antonio, Texas with his wife and two children.