DLC’s Axel Pearson to Discuss New QLP for SSL, Horticultural Lighting, Networked Controls

February 26, 2019 [addtoany]

NAILD Innovation 2019 Conference Educates Industry April 15-18 in Reno

PRINCETON JUNCTION, N.J. — Feb. 25, 2019 – Axel Pearson, LC, technical manager at the DesignLights Consortium (DLC), will present at NAILD Innovation 2019 to help lighting industry professionals understand the DLC’s 2019 Qualified Products List (QPL), the National Association of Innovative Lighting Distributors (NAILD) announced today.

Pearson, who manages technical development of the DLC’s solid-state lighting program, will give details on Version 5.0 of the SSL QPL, the new Horticultural Lighting QPL, and Version 4.0 of the Networked Lighting Controls QPL.

NAILD Innovation 2019, “The Biggest Little Light Show,” will be held April 15-18, 2019 at the Nugget Casino Resort in Reno, Nevada. There will be two-and-a-half days of in-depth educational sessions for lighting professionals, plus networking and awards. Learn more and register at http://naild.org/innovation-annual-conference/ or call 609-297-2216.

“Axel is passionate about sustainability and believes improving efficiency and quality of lighting will result in significant environmental and social benefits,” said Cory Schneider, NAILD’s president. “Our conference learning sessions are hyper-focused on the tools lighting professionals need to succeed today while planning for tomorrow.”

Pearson has worked in the lighting industry as a lighting auditor, utility program consultant, and with the DLC. He holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of Colorado in environmental studies, a master’s degree in environmental management from the University of San Francisco and is Lighting Certified by the National Council on Qualifications for the Lighting Professions.

For more information on NAILD Innovation 2019, visit http://naild.org/innovation-annual-conference/.

About The National Association of Innovative Lighting Distributors (NAILD)

Founded in 1977, the National Association of Innovative Lighting Distributors (NAILD) is a nonprofit trade association that helps its members grow their businesses with cutting-edge education, conferences, awards and sharing of best practices. Its timely Lighting Specialist educational and certificate programs serve as a pillar in the lighting industry, while its annual conference unites lighting professionals in an evolving industry. For more information, visit naild.org.