Next Generation Luminaires Design Competition

2016 NGL SSL Design Competition Judging Panels

Next Generation Luminaires judges have been drawn from across the architectural lighting design community, creating a diverse panel of experts who design, specify, evaluate, and research commercial SSL luminaires.

Indoor Judging Panel

Next Generation Luminaires 2016 Indoor Judging Panel Photo

Dan Blitzer, Practical Lighting Workshop; Matt Franks, ARUP; Michael Poplawski, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory; Charles Thompson, Archillume Lighting Design, Inc.; Paul Mercier, Lighting Design Innovations; Aram Ebben, exp, U.S. Services, Inc.; Ruth Taylor, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory; Avraham (Avi) Mor, Lightswitch Architectural Chicago, LLC; Melanie Taylor, WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff; Mary Matteson Bryan, Energy Engineering; Beverley (Bev) Shimmin, blanca lighting design, retired; Gabe Arnold, NEEP-DesignLights Consortium; Craig Bernecker, The Lighting Education Institute; Andy Thorsen, Kohl's Department Stores


Outdoor Judging Panel

Next Generation Luminaires 2016 Outdoor Judging Panel Photo

Dan Blitzer, Practical Lighting Workshop; Joe Paulson, City of Boulder; Jay Wrattan, WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff; Dave Bisbee, Sacramento Municipality Utility District (SMUD); Nancy Clanton, Clanton & Associates, Inc.; Naomi Miller, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory; Ruth Taylor, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory; Jeff Brown, Power Design Engineering; Aram Ebben, exp, U.S. Services, Inc.; Nathan (Nate) Mitten, Kimco Realty Corporation; Chip Israel, Lighting Design Alliance; Mike Lambert, KCL Engineering

 

Indoor Competitions

Evaluation Highlights


Past Competitions