Moreover, light pollution is not just limited to night-time hours. It can affect people in their workplaces during the day-time.
As with all problems, there are solutions. We will discuss some of the ways we can reduce the effect of light pollution and sky glow, leading to a healthier environment. The International Dark Sky Association, for example, aids the worldwide effort to reduce light pollution.
Choosing dark sky compliant lighting, and understanding LED and how it
differs from conventional lighting will be part of the conversation.
As owner of Global Environmental Lighting Services, Brian Bury has spent over
four decades in the lighting industry. A long-time member of the
International Dark Sky Association, Brian is also one of only a dozen Green
ambassadors in Canada, a past member of the Illuminating Engineering Society,
a board member of Creatively United for The Planet Society and a BC Hydro
Alliance Energy Professional. Brian designs and installs sustainable lighting
solutions for commercial clients, focusing on human-centric lighting and
Dinner @ 6:30 pm
Discussion @ 7:00 pm
The Bistro will feature a select menu, comprising a vegetarian meal (with
meat option), as well as a lighter fare. Please call 604-937-0998 to reserve
a meal and/or request gluten-free.
Come fragrance-free to network, socialize and learn new things. We would love
to meet you :)