BEGIN:VCALENDAR PRODID:-//Feedo Feed//NONSGML v1.0//EN VERSION:2.0 CALSCALE:GREGORIAN METHOD:PUBLISH X-WR-CALNAME:IMPACT OF LIGHT X-WR-CALDESC:IMPACT OF LIGHT ON THE FUNCTIONING OF THE BRAIN IN THE AGE OF NEW TECHNOLOGIES\nThe Canadian National Committee of the CIE and Axis Lighting invite you to join them for a free networking evening on Monday, November 7. Learn about the latest activities in international consensus guidance and standardization in light and lighting, and help to shape Canada's contributions in these areas by sharing your point of view.\nLe St-Sulpice Hôtel414 Saint-Sulpice,Montréal, Québec\n5:00 Cocktail reception\n5:30 Welcome and CIE introduction -- Dr. Venkat Venkataramanan, President of the CNC/CIE\n6:00 Guest speaker:  Prof Marc Hébert, Université Laval: \nIMPACT OF LIGHT ON THE FUNCTIONING OF THE BRAIN IN THE AGE OF NEW TECHNOLOGIESSummary : Whether natural or artificial, light is at the center of our lives. However, in recent years, we have seen the technological advances that have allowed the development of new light sources. How they do they act differently on the human brain? Did you know that their daily use, from morning to night, has as many risks as benefits for children, adolescents and adults? Dr. Hébert explained how light affects work performance, mood and drive our biological rhythms. It will also address the potentially damaging effects of certain types of light especially on sleep and seasonal depression, in order to make judicious use both at work and at home. After the lecture, participants will be able to better understand how the brain responds to the many light sources to which we are increasingly exposed.\n7:00 Dinner \nPlaces are limited, so please respond soon! \nRSVP  Mei Ling Fong (meilingf@axislighting.com or 438-923-4872) by  Friday, Nov. 4.\n \n \n \n X-MS-OLK-FORCEINSPECTOROPEN:TRUE BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTAMP:20171117T210857Z DTSTART:20161107T170000Z DTEND:20161107T220000Z TRANSP:TRANSPARENT UID:372016-11-07 SUMMARY:IMPACT OF LIGHT DESCRIPTION:IMPACT OF LIGHT ON THE FUNCTIONING OF THE BRAIN IN THE AGE OF NEW TECHNOLOGIES\nThe Canadian National Committee of the CIE and Axis Lighting invite you to join them for a free networking evening on Monday, November 7. Learn about the latest activities in international consensus guidance and standardization in light and lighting, and help to shape Canada's contributions in these areas by sharing your point of view.\nLe St-Sulpice Hôtel414 Saint-Sulpice,Montréal, Québec\n5:00 Cocktail reception\n5:30 Welcome and CIE introduction -- Dr. Venkat Venkataramanan, President of the CNC/CIE\n6:00 Guest speaker:  Prof Marc Hébert, Université Laval: \nIMPACT OF LIGHT ON THE FUNCTIONING OF THE BRAIN IN THE AGE OF NEW TECHNOLOGIESSummary : Whether natural or artificial, light is at the center of our lives. However, in recent years, we have seen the technological advances that have allowed the development of new light sources. How they do they act differently on the human brain? Did you know that their daily use, from morning to night, has as many risks as benefits for children, adolescents and adults? Dr. Hébert explained how light affects work performance, mood and drive our biological rhythms. It will also address the potentially damaging effects of certain types of light especially on sleep and seasonal depression, in order to make judicious use both at work and at home. After the lecture, participants will be able to better understand how the brain responds to the many light sources to which we are increasingly exposed.\n7:00 Dinner \nPlaces are limited, so please respond soon! \nRSVP  Mei Ling Fong (meilingf@axislighting.com or 438-923-4872) by  Friday, Nov. 4.\n \n \n \n URL:http://colourresearch.org/list-events/impact-of-light-on-the-functioning-of-the-brain-in-the-age-of-new-technologies.html CATEGORIES:Talks GEO: LOCATION:Le St-Sulpice Hôtel END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR