Lightfair 2022: IALD/CLD Portfolio Workshop with Jered Widmer and Ardra Zinkon

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Join Jered Widmer, Principal at The Lighting Practice, and Ardra Zinkon, President of Zinkon Creative Studio, at Lightfair at their IALD/CLD Portfolio Workshop. This workshop, which takes place on June 20 from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm,  is intended for lighting designers ready to begin the submission process for both the IALD professional credential and/or the Certified Lighting Designer certification program. The lecture portion will provide clear direction on the basic requirements for the IALD submission and discuss each of the 7 domains of practice used in the CLD submission process. Inspirational content, case studies, and actual submission content will be shared to illustrate a complete package. Jered and Ardra will provide guidance to each attendee based on work-in-progress as well as opportunities for peer review.

Register to attend Lightfair

  • DateJune 20, 2022
  • Time9:00 am – 12:00 pm
  • Session CodeL22W06
  • Session LevelAll Levels
  • Learning Objectives:
    • Be able to identify and discuss the 7 domains of practice within their own work.
    • Gain confidence in their ability to speak and present their work using evidence based constructs.
    • Have an opportunity for feedback on their submission portfolio.
    • Understand best practices for final submission.


Jered Widmer IALD, MIES
Principal at The Lighting Practice

Ardra Zinkon CLD, IALD
President of Zinkon Creative Studio