Events

The Vancouver Section has an active calendar that includes various educational courses as well as multiple opportunities to network and socialize with industry peers. To keep abreast with our upcoming events follow the calendar below.

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Please contact us at regstration@iesbc.org for past events details

Apr
6
Mon
Intermediate Lighting Course @ BCIT Burnaby Campus - Building NE22 - Room 106
Apr 6 @ 7:55 pm – 8:55 pm

The Intermediate Lighting Course is broken into three segments. Upon successful completion of all three segments, a certificate will be awarded. This educational program is designed as the “next step” for those who already completed FOL-09 (ED100) or those with a number of years of experience in lighting. This course is a good next step for those preparing for the NCQLP – LC Exam.

Date And Time
Monday March 30 – Monday June 15, 2020
6:00PM to 9:00PM

Please note that session topics are tentative and may change based on instructor availability.

 
Cost
IES Members – $690
Non-Members – $750

Location

BCIT Burnaby Campus – Building NE22 – Room 106
3700 Willingdon Ave, Burnaby, BC V5G 3H2

Please note that 7 of the sessions will be presented via webinar to make it easier for students to arrive to class on time. Ensure that your hardware works with Webex.

Apr
20
Mon
Intermediate Lighting Course @ BCIT Burnaby Campus - Building NE22 - Room 106
Apr 20 @ 7:55 pm – 8:55 pm

The Intermediate Lighting Course is broken into three segments. Upon successful completion of all three segments, a certificate will be awarded. This educational program is designed as the “next step” for those who already completed FOL-09 (ED100) or those with a number of years of experience in lighting. This course is a good next step for those preparing for the NCQLP – LC Exam.

Date And Time
Monday March 30 – Monday June 15, 2020
6:00PM to 9:00PM

Please note that session topics are tentative and may change based on instructor availability.

 
Cost
IES Members – $690
Non-Members – $750

Location

BCIT Burnaby Campus – Building NE22 – Room 106
3700 Willingdon Ave, Burnaby, BC V5G 3H2

Please note that 7 of the sessions will be presented via webinar to make it easier for students to arrive to class on time. Ensure that your hardware works with Webex.

Apr
27
Mon
Intermediate Lighting Course @ BCIT Burnaby Campus - Building NE22 - Room 106
Apr 27 @ 7:55 pm – 8:55 pm

The Intermediate Lighting Course is broken into three segments. Upon successful completion of all three segments, a certificate will be awarded. This educational program is designed as the “next step” for those who already completed FOL-09 (ED100) or those with a number of years of experience in lighting. This course is a good next step for those preparing for the NCQLP – LC Exam.

Date And Time
Monday March 30 – Monday June 15, 2020
6:00PM to 9:00PM

Please note that session topics are tentative and may change based on instructor availability.

 
Cost
IES Members – $690
Non-Members – $750

Location

BCIT Burnaby Campus – Building NE22 – Room 106
3700 Willingdon Ave, Burnaby, BC V5G 3H2

Please note that 7 of the sessions will be presented via webinar to make it easier for students to arrive to class on time. Ensure that your hardware works with Webex.

May
4
Mon
Intermediate Lighting Course @ BCIT Burnaby Campus - Building NE22 - Room 106
May 4 @ 7:55 pm – 8:55 pm

The Intermediate Lighting Course is broken into three segments. Upon successful completion of all three segments, a certificate will be awarded. This educational program is designed as the “next step” for those who already completed FOL-09 (ED100) or those with a number of years of experience in lighting. This course is a good next step for those preparing for the NCQLP – LC Exam.

Date And Time
Monday March 30 – Monday June 15, 2020
6:00PM to 9:00PM

Please note that session topics are tentative and may change based on instructor availability.

 
Cost
IES Members – $690
Non-Members – $750

Location

BCIT Burnaby Campus – Building NE22 – Room 106
3700 Willingdon Ave, Burnaby, BC V5G 3H2

Please note that 7 of the sessions will be presented via webinar to make it easier for students to arrive to class on time. Ensure that your hardware works with Webex.

May
11
Mon
Intermediate Lighting Course @ BCIT Burnaby Campus - Building NE22 - Room 106
May 11 @ 7:55 pm – 8:55 pm

The Intermediate Lighting Course is broken into three segments. Upon successful completion of all three segments, a certificate will be awarded. This educational program is designed as the “next step” for those who already completed FOL-09 (ED100) or those with a number of years of experience in lighting. This course is a good next step for those preparing for the NCQLP – LC Exam.

Date And Time
Monday March 30 – Monday June 15, 2020
6:00PM to 9:00PM

Please note that session topics are tentative and may change based on instructor availability.

 
Cost
IES Members – $690
Non-Members – $750

Location

BCIT Burnaby Campus – Building NE22 – Room 106
3700 Willingdon Ave, Burnaby, BC V5G 3H2

Please note that 7 of the sessions will be presented via webinar to make it easier for students to arrive to class on time. Ensure that your hardware works with Webex.

May
25
Mon
Intermediate Lighting Course @ BCIT Burnaby Campus - Building NE22 - Room 106
May 25 @ 7:55 pm – 8:55 pm

The Intermediate Lighting Course is broken into three segments. Upon successful completion of all three segments, a certificate will be awarded. This educational program is designed as the “next step” for those who already completed FOL-09 (ED100) or those with a number of years of experience in lighting. This course is a good next step for those preparing for the NCQLP – LC Exam.

Date And Time
Monday March 30 – Monday June 15, 2020
6:00PM to 9:00PM

Please note that session topics are tentative and may change based on instructor availability.

 
Cost
IES Members – $690
Non-Members – $750

Location

BCIT Burnaby Campus – Building NE22 – Room 106
3700 Willingdon Ave, Burnaby, BC V5G 3H2

Please note that 7 of the sessions will be presented via webinar to make it easier for students to arrive to class on time. Ensure that your hardware works with Webex.

Jun
1
Mon
Intermediate Lighting Course @ BCIT Burnaby Campus - Building NE22 - Room 106
Jun 1 @ 7:55 pm – 8:55 pm

The Intermediate Lighting Course is broken into three segments. Upon successful completion of all three segments, a certificate will be awarded. This educational program is designed as the “next step” for those who already completed FOL-09 (ED100) or those with a number of years of experience in lighting. This course is a good next step for those preparing for the NCQLP – LC Exam.

Date And Time
Monday March 30 – Monday June 15, 2020
6:00PM to 9:00PM

Please note that session topics are tentative and may change based on instructor availability.

 
Cost
IES Members – $690
Non-Members – $750

Location

BCIT Burnaby Campus – Building NE22 – Room 106
3700 Willingdon Ave, Burnaby, BC V5G 3H2

Please note that 7 of the sessions will be presented via webinar to make it easier for students to arrive to class on time. Ensure that your hardware works with Webex.

Jun
8
Mon
Intermediate Lighting Course @ BCIT Burnaby Campus - Building NE22 - Room 106
Jun 8 @ 7:55 pm – 8:55 pm

The Intermediate Lighting Course is broken into three segments. Upon successful completion of all three segments, a certificate will be awarded. This educational program is designed as the “next step” for those who already completed FOL-09 (ED100) or those with a number of years of experience in lighting. This course is a good next step for those preparing for the NCQLP – LC Exam.

Date And Time
Monday March 30 – Monday June 15, 2020
6:00PM to 9:00PM

Please note that session topics are tentative and may change based on instructor availability.

 
Cost
IES Members – $690
Non-Members – $750

Location

BCIT Burnaby Campus – Building NE22 – Room 106
3700 Willingdon Ave, Burnaby, BC V5G 3H2

Please note that 7 of the sessions will be presented via webinar to make it easier for students to arrive to class on time. Ensure that your hardware works with Webex.

Jun
15
Mon
Intermediate Lighting Course @ BCIT Burnaby Campus - Building NE22 - Room 106
Jun 15 @ 7:55 pm – 8:55 pm

The Intermediate Lighting Course is broken into three segments. Upon successful completion of all three segments, a certificate will be awarded. This educational program is designed as the “next step” for those who already completed FOL-09 (ED100) or those with a number of years of experience in lighting. This course is a good next step for those preparing for the NCQLP – LC Exam.

Date And Time
Monday March 30 – Monday June 15, 2020
6:00PM to 9:00PM

Please note that session topics are tentative and may change based on instructor availability.

 
Cost
IES Members – $690
Non-Members – $750

Location

BCIT Burnaby Campus – Building NE22 – Room 106
3700 Willingdon Ave, Burnaby, BC V5G 3H2

Please note that 7 of the sessions will be presented via webinar to make it easier for students to arrive to class on time. Ensure that your hardware works with Webex.

Jul
9
Thu
Webinar – Media Architecture: Past & Present with Bruce Ramus
Jul 9 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Webinar - Media Architecture: Past & Present with Bruce Ramus

Media architecture; Lighting and video design; Interactive and performative design; Public space integration
All proceeds will be donated to Greater Vancouver Food Bank

Guest speaker: Bruce Ramus, Artistic Director and Founder, Ramus Illumination

Bruce Ramus is a light artist and founder of Ramus Illumination. Ramus presents his works as compelling platforms for expansion, both personal and civic, designed to reflect our environment, encourage social engagement and foster an articulate visual civic voice.

Canadian born, Bruce Ramus began his career in the live music industry when he was nineteen and has been working as a light artist ever since. He has designed and directed countless international live shows including rock bands U2, R.E.M., David Bowie, Bryan Adams, David Byrne, James Brown including lighting design for artists appearances on the Academy Awards, Grammy Awards, MTV Awards, ARIA awards and Super Bowl Halftime Shows.

In 2006, Bruce moved to Melbourne and started Ramus Illumination. The Ramus studio present a new urban art form, offering an integrated canvas that both reflects the environment and encourages public engagement.

Learning objectives:

  • Explore the global trend of ‘Media Architecture’, looking at the past and present of this innovative movement that has been around for centuries and will certainly continue to shape our cities of the future.
  • Understand insights, designs, and methodologies of applications
  • Consider lighting and video design, interactive and performative design, and how all of this integrates into the fabric of our public spaces.