Past News and Events

December 19, 2019

OSA Color Technical Group Webinar - Blue Light Hazard what does it really mean?

OSA Color Technical Group webinar on Blue Light Hazard.

Presented by the CIE Vice President Standards, Dr John O'Hagan. 

October 28, 2019

National Research Council, Ottawa

2019 Joint CIE NC Canada, CIE NC US with the Council for Optical Radiation Measurements (CORM)

The Canadian National Committee of the CIE is pleased to announce that it will host the biennial joint meeting with the CIE-USNC together with the Council for Optical Radiation Measurements (CORM) conference at the National Research Council of Canada in Ottawa.  There are 2.5 days of technical sessions and and half-day of NRC laboratory tours, as well as the business meetings for the three organizations.  

Everyone is encouraged to participate in what promises to be an interesting and informative meeting spanning all aspects of light and lighting.

Students and emerging professionals are especially encouraged to submit poster presentations to be considered for the Best Poster award.

Further details are now available in the  Call for Papers and at  The abstract submission deadline is August 9, 2019.

October 11, 2019

CIE and ISO New Partnership Agreement Signed

A new partnership agreement between the CIE and the ISO was signed onThursday Ocotber 10, 2019 at an event hosted by the Austrian Standards Institute (ASI).

September 19, 2019 to September 21, 2019

Second Junior Balkan Conference on Lighting "BalkanLightJunior 2019" and accompanying event "Lighting2019" - Plovdiv, Bulgaria

The National Committe for Lighting in Bulgaria (NCLB) is proud to announce their upcoming event ...

Coming up in September 2019, NC Bulgaria are holding the Second Junior Balkan Conference on Lighting "BalkanLightJunior2019" in Plovdiv, Bulgaria. There will also be an accompanying event, the Fourth Bulgarian National Conference for Young Scientists with International Participation "Lighting2019".

This is an excellent opportunity for experts and those interested in the field of light and lighting to come together and enjoy this opportunity to network and share their knowledge. Everyone is welcome to attend and NC Bulgaria look forward to welcoming you in Plovdiv, the European Capital of Culture 2019!

For more information visit

September 18, 2019 to September 19, 2019

Istanbul, Turkey

IstanbulLight 2019

Aydinlatma Türk Milli Komitesi, the Turkish National Committee of the CIE, will hold their 12th annual lighitng congress, September 18 - 19, 2020.

More information can be found at the congress website