Welcome to the Illuminating Engineering Society’s Progress Report

The Progress Committee’s mission is to keep in touch with developments in the art and science of lighting throughout the world and prepare a yearly report of achievements for the Society. Acceptance is based on an impartial judging process used by the committee to evaluate each submission on its uniqueness, innovation, and significance to the lighting industry. There were 195 submittals in 2018; 105 were accepted into the report.

2019 Progress Report submissions are now closed. Thank you.


IES Progress Report