Outdoor lighting provides practical benefits for safety and security but can also be used to create ambiance to enhance the use of outdoor urban environments. This webinar will provide an overview of outdoor lighting applications including landscaping, structures, roadways, and public spaces.
This course though does not focus on the aesthetic side of outdoor lighting alone though. Also discussed are ideas and concepts that emphasizes safety and security; designs that demonstrate how lighting can be more than a decorative luminaries but also instruments that keep the community, residences, buildings, and other establishments secure. It also tells us how to design a safe outdoor lighting systems, free of possible malfunctions as they are being used every day.
The course hopes participants will be able to describe the design considerations for outdoor lighting applications and understand the application of different light sources in outdoor lighting, as well as the role of lighting in creating safe and secure spaces.
Considered one of Australia’s leading thinkers in Green Building technologies and sustainable development, James McGregor has over 18 years of experience in the design, construction and portfolio management of sustainable developments.
He brings together a unique combination of experience in the property sector spanning the full property life cycle including research and development, engineering design, construction, facilities management and portfolio management of sustainable power generation, commercial, residential, and institutional construction projects
James has a Masters Degree in Business and Technology, a Bachelor Degree in Electrical Engineering, and is a Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.