Next Generation Lighting Systems Competition

2017 NGLS Competition

Planning to attend the NGLS Luminaire-Integrated Controls in the Real World Tour scheduled March 14, 2018 at The New School, Parsons School of Design?  Register Here!

In January we announced the 2017 Next Generation Lighting Systems (NGLS) Competition, with a new focus on specific applications and an expanded evaluation process that involves installations in real-world settings.

2017 Indoor Competition graphic

Competition Two is Now Underway

Competition Two is now closed for entries, installations will take place in January 2018 and the installed systems will join the Competition One systems in the Living Lab at Parson's School of Design in NYC.

See Selecting a Competition for information on future Competitions.

2017 Installation photo 1  2017 Installation photo 2  2017 Installation photo 3

See the Competition One video for an inside look at the installation process.


Indoor Competitions

Past Competitions



NGL Judging Process
Behind the Scenes Videos

2015 Competition

2014 Competition


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Competition Partners