September 2020: AIA CEU - Bio-adaptive Lighting
This AIA CEU course presents the findings of a study whose goals were to understand the benefits of bio-adaptive lighting. The study was carried out in office environment using a combination of neuroscientific methods. The lighting was designed to support the biorhythm of employees in a typical working environment. Emotional and cognitive responses to a new human-centric lighting system were measured.
Learning Objective 1:
Understand how lighting can influence the attention span and emotional well-being of employees, and how the best combination of natural and artificial light can provide a more pleasant work environment and improve employee performance.
Learning Objective 2:
Explain the importance of planning a lighting system that incorporates the knowledge gained from the experiment, and how specific types of lighting can provide a solution.
Learning Objective 3:
Understand the Limbic® Emotional Assessment tool that combines different methods commonly applied in neuroscience and psychophysiology to measure the bodily processes that accompany emotional responses to a determined stimulus or situation.
Learning Objective 4:
Learn about the experiment Test of Attentional Performance and how the psychometrical tool was used to assess the cognitive performance of employ- ees and how to interpret the findings of the experiment.
When: Tuesday, September 8th, 12pm - 1:00pm CST
Where: GoTo Webinar - confirmation email will provide link
Topic: Bioadaptive Lighting
Speaker: Jessica Brazil
Price: $0 for Members and First-Timers, $5 for Non-Members
Jessica graduated from Minnesota State University with a degree in international business. She also has a masters degree in business from Concordia University in St. Paul Minnesota. Jessica relocated to Texas 7 ½ years ago and has loved the state ever since. Jessica began her career in Lighting as a Regional Sales Manager for Eaton’s Cooper Lighting Division in 2016. She is now the Regional Sales Manager for Zumtobel Lighting Inc based in the Fort Worth Texas area. She covers the south region for Zumtobel Groups product portfolio which also includes acdc exterior lighting products.