Government Contacts Subcommittee


Mission Statement

The Government Contacts Sub-Committee serves as a forum for representatives of the aviation lighting industry to meet with the representatives of various government agencies to discuss the latest programs and policies affecting the industry.

The goal is to foster communications between government and industry relating to aviation lighting.

The Sub-Committee meets twice a year.  The Spring Meeting is held in the Washington, DC. The Fall Meeting is held in conjunction with the Annual Technology Meeting of the IES Aviation Lighting Committee.


The 2020 IESALC Government Contacts Subcommittee (Spring Meeting) will be held Thursday, April 16, 2020 within the Capitol Ballroom – Holiday Inn Capitol.

Meeting will start promptly at 8:30 AM and should adjourn by Noon.

Hotel accommodations are available now at the Holiday Inn Capitol (550 C Street, SW Washington, DC 20024) for the IESALC Spring Meeting for check-in beginning Tuesday, April 14, 2020, check-out Thursday, April 16, 2020. The Group Room Rate remains the same as previous years at $299 per night. Please note, this rate does not include DC tax, which is currently 14.95%. You may begin booking reservations directly on line by clicking on the weblink below and entering your dates of stay. You may also make reservations by calling 1-877-666-3243 and referencing group name and booking code IE4. Credit card information is needed at time of reservation. Individual cancellation policy is 72 hours prior to date of arrival to avoid one night’s room plus tax cancellation charge on credit card provided. Deadline date to make reservation is Monday, March 16, 2020. Reservation requests received after the deadline date will be subject to availability and prevailing rates.

Illuminating Engineering Society of North America


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