Membership

Requirements | Levels | Dues | Benefits | Payment | Application

 

REQUIREMENTS FOR MEMBERSHIP

Shall be a graduate from an accredited four year program with a degree in the art or science of illumination. In addition, the applicant should be actively engaged for at least five years in a professional capacity in a field related to illumination OR have made some valuable contribution to the art or science of illuminating engineering or to its literature.

OR

Be actively engaged for at least ten years in the practice or teaching of illumination or directly related fields.

OR

Have made some valuable contribution to the art or science of illuminating engineering or to its literature.

LEVELS OF MEMBERSHIP

ASSOCIATE
Shall be interested in the mission of the Society and be at least eighteen years of age. An Associate is entitled to all current privileges and benefits, but shall not serve on the Board of Directors, as a Regional Vice President, or as a Committee Chairperson.

INDIVIDUAL SUBSCRIBING MEMBER
(Member or Associate grade) IES offers individual members the chance to receive the Lighting Library as part of an individual membership status. All Individual Subscribing Members are entitled to the same privileges as a Member or Associate Member. Annual dues are $550 for the first year and $350 for the subsequent years. Membership includes the entire IES Lighting Library (over 50 publications) and the Lighting Handbook at the initial time of enrollment. SUBSEQUENT enrollment includes updated publications during the dues year.

STUDENT
Shall be registered full-time in a college or university for study toward a degree in engineering, science, fine arts, architecture, interior design or other related fields, or enrolled full-time in an accredited two year technical school whose curriculum is related to illumination. A Student shall be entitled to all current privileges and benefits, but shall not have the right to vote or to hold elective office, except in a Student Chapter.

SUSTAINING MEMBERSHIP
The organization or individual must have an interest in the purpose of the Illuminating Engineering Society and a desire to support this effort. If you or your company is interested in Sustaining Membership, please contact the IES office, 212-248-5000, x117 for details

MEMBERSHIP DUES

Member and Associate: $170 US

Individual Subscribing Member: $550 US (first year), $350 US (subsequent years)

Student: $20 US

MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS

PAYMENT METHOD

All payments must be in US dollars drawn on a US bank, or Canadian dollars drawn on a Canadian bank, or postal money order. Mastercard, Visa and American Express are accepted. Please make check payable to the IES.

Mail payment and completed application to:

Illuminating Engineering Society Membership Department
120 Wall Street, Floor 17
New York, NY 10025-4001

212-248-5000 (phone)
212-248-5017 (fax)
http://www.ies.org/

MEMBERSHIP APPLICATION

To join IES, please click the link below to download the application from the IES.org website.
http://www.ies.org/membership/signup/membership_add_intro.cfm