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2018 ALA Conference Preview

The 2018 American Lighting Assn. (ALA) Conference, to be held September 24-26 at the Omni Grove Park Inn in Asheville, NC, is your chance to reinvent your business, reawaken your drive and revitalize…
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This Isn't Going Well: An Industry Guide to Tariffs and Trade Wars

International trade can best be described as the most convoluted game of Monopoly ever played: Everyone has a few good properties and a few okay properties and they're all just trying to make it…

2018 Lighting Magazine Available Now

The 2018 edition of Lighting magazine is now on newsstands. Produced by the American Lighting Assn. (ALA) in partnership with Better Homes and Gardens, the new issue features a fresh, sophisticated…

ALA Recognizes Pillar of the Industry Winners and New Hall of Fame Inductee

The American Lighting Association (ALA) recognized the winners of its Pillar of the Industry Awards and inducted a new Hall of Fame member at its annual conference in Vancouver, Canada this week. At…
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The stage filled up quickly on Tuesday morning as the 2017 Lighting for Tomorrow winners were announced.

Lighting for Tomorrow 2017 Winners Announced at ALA Conference

The winners of the 2017 Lighting for Tomorrow awards were announced today at the annual American Lighting Assn. (ALA) conference at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Vancouver, Canada. This year's Lighting…
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There's plenty to see — and even more to eat — in Vancouver. (Photo: tdlucas5000 via Flickr)

4 Vancouver Restaurants You Need to Try at the ALA Conference

The 2017 American Lighting Association Conference is less than two weeks away, and as attendees already know, Monday (September 12) is a free night. That means it'll be time to hit the town and…
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Photo: brownpau

Industry Leaders Talk Tough to Washington

Last week, American Lighting Assn. (ALA) and Home Furnishings Assn. (HFA) members headed to D.C. for independent meetings with Congressional members. Their goals? Discuss upcoming legislative…
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Vancouver offers no shortage of things to see and do. What are you excited to explore? (Photo: Tourism Vancouver/ Frannz Morzo Photography)

2017 ALA Conference Preview

This year’s American Lighting Assn. (ALA) Conference, set for Sept. 10-12 at the Hyatt Regency in scenic Vancouver, BC, is sure to bring great networking, learning and fun. Read on for details about…

Registration Now Open for 2017 ALA Conference

Registration is now open for the 2017 American Lighting Assn. (ALA) Conference. Due to the cancellation of the 2016 conference, registration will operate differently for the upcoming conference.…
Lighting One Convention Speakers, Lightovation June 20
From left: Mark Brunetz, Matt Belcher and Randy Pennington (keynote speaker), will present at the 2016 Lighting One Convention on Monday, June 20 in Dallas.

Lighting One, ALA to Partner on Educational Sessions at Lightovation

The American Lighting Assn. (ALA) and Lighting One are partnering to provide educational sessions on business and housing during June Lightovation in Dallas. ALA members who are not members of…