Tuesday / May 24, 2022 / 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Light and Us: an inspirational exploration of our evolution under Light, Biophilic and WELL Design

Virtual

   Many of our built environments have created unnatural conditions for their occupants. Research has shown that poor illumination, of the spaces we occupy, can contribute to the disruption of our natural cycles. With the advent of Solid-State Lighting (LED) and “nature emulating design” we can transform the environments that we occupy. This sessions explores ways of applying “Circadian Balanced Illumination™, Biophilic Design and WELL Building lighting principles to invigorate the human condition and benefit our cognition, health and wellbeing.

Speakers: George Bosson and Karen Swank, Lightglass Lighting 

  • Learn about the entrainment of our Circadian System, our Body Clock.
  • Discuss the evolution of the retina and the critical nature of Light for Health and Wellbeing.
  • Explore the contribution of Biophilic Design and WELL to health and wellbeing in the built environment.
  • Discuss the particular needs of seniors related to the Circadian System and the impact on cognition, health and wellbeing.

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Hosted By

Design for Aging Knowledge Community

Learning Units

1 LU/HSW

Member Price

Free

Non Member Price

Free