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CDm2 Lightworks – FOCUS / ON 2020: Designing with Light in Mind

April 1 @ 1:30 pm - 6:30 pm

CDm2 Lightworks – FOCUS / ON 2020: Designing with Light in Mind

FOCUS/ON Designing with Light in Mind, promises to take participants on an exploration of how design impacts the human experience through social interaction, healthy spaces and engaging environments.

KEYNOTE – Talking with Strangers by Bruce Haden, Principal, Human Studio Architecture and Urban Design
We are undergoing a crisis of social isolation. A data driven understanding of how the built environment supports or inhibits social interaction is needed. In Vancouver, there are many groups beginning to tackle this issue from different perspectives. The talk will outline the importance of the topic, some of the approaches being taken in this region and how those conversations are interacting with each other.

Lighting for WELL: What to Consider and What to Avoid by Shahrzad Abtahi, Director, Lightcraft Group, Boston.
Participants will be able to evaluate intent of lighting features in the WELL building standard, understand lighting credits and how to achieve them, identify key factors contributing to visual comfort and circadian lighting. Learn about the critical factors and needs to be considered, before specifying luminaires

THINKING ABOUT LIGHT: by Paul Boken, Vice President, Mulvey & Banani Lighting, Toronto
Participants will be able explore the fundamentals of layering lighting, the hierarchy and the source of ideas. Understand how we are adding to these fundamentals with modern technology driven by an evolving relationship our society has with light. Learn about the technology and system components that can be used to allow interaction with light and create meaningful content for dynamic lighting installations.

Date: April 1, 2020
Time: 1:30 – 6:30 p.m.
Location: The ANNEX, 823 Seymour Street, Vancouver
Cost: Free
Learning Units (LUs): 3 Core
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April 1
1:30 pm - 6:30 pm
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The Annex
823 Seymour Street
Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 3L4 Canada
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