The CNC/CIE is the collective Canadian voice of people interested in the science and art of light and lighting. Membership is open to anyone interested in any aspect of lighting including vision, photometry, colorimetry, photobiology and the application of these to the use of light and lighting both indoors and out.

29th Quadrennial Session of the CIE

The 29th Quadrennial Session of the CIE, hosted by the United States National Committee, is being held June 14 to 22, 2019, in Washington D.C. Anyone with an interest in light and lighting is encouraged to take this opportunity to discuss their interests with like-minded people from around the globe. In particular, members of the Canadian lighting community should consider presenting their latest research and development on any aspects of light, and lighting relevant to the six CIE Divisions, their Technical Committees and the CIE Research Priorities. Deadline for abstract submission is 21 December, 2018.

Further information on the meeting can be found at, Information on abstract submission can be found at Abstract Submissions.

CNC/CIE Events

2018 Annual Meetings

The 63rd annual meeting of the CNC/CIE will take place in Ottawa on Monday, November 5, 2018.  Further details are available in the Draft Agenda. The meeting is open to anyone with an interest in the work of the CIE.  Minutes and action items from last years meeting can be found in the 2017 Annual Report.

The 6th annual meeting of SMC-ISO-TC 274 will also be held in Ottawa on Monday, November 5, 2018 following the CNC/CIE meeting. For further details see the Draft Agenda. Minutes for last year's meeting can be found on the SCC website.

Other CNC/CIE News

The new CNC/CIE Code of Procedure is now available. Members are encouraged to review it in order to understand our new structure.

CIE Events

CIE Tutorial and Practical Workshop on CIE S025, 5-7 November, 2018, VNISI, Moscow, Russia. The third in the series of Tutorials and Practical Workshops on the International Standard on LED lamps, LED luminaires and LED modules. Registration is limited.

CIE Publications

Summaries of new CIE publications can now be found under New Publications.

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