Technical meeting on retail lighting

  The IESSA Johannesburg branch hosted a technical meeting on 26 June 2014, attended by some 30 people. In his presentation, “Boosting retailers’ turnover with lighting”, Jacques Sergent of Philips Lighting SA addressed members on the correct lighting solutions for illuminating merchandise. Sergent said the greater part of the purchasing decision in clothing stores is […]

Technical committee for local manufacturers

  The Lighting Industry Technical Committee (LITC) will meet and put together a technical committee consisting of Johannesburg IESSA members who will establish the needs and deal with issues and challenges facing local manufacturers. The working group will report its findings to the IESSA council, and together with committee act on these issues and challenges. […]

UJ’s Kliptown Mandela Day initiative

  On Mandela Day 2014, 22 staff members from the University of Johannesburg’s (UJ) Faculty of Engineering and the Built Environment (FEBE) joined members of the Kliptown Youth Program (KYP) in adding a fresh coat of paint to residents’ homes. The wood and tin housing were recently built to accommodate many who were affected by […]