Presented by the Designers Lighting Forum of New York

Virtual Monday Sessions: March 14
In-Person Trade Show & Conference: March 15–16
New York Hilton Midtown, New York City

Event Safety

The safety and health of our industry is of utmost importance. LEDucation is monitoring local, state and federal health recommendations and regulations that relate to the health and wellbeing of all our stakeholders. We are committed to providing regular updates to you as new information becomes available.


Updated January 17, 2022
PLEASE NOTE: In compliance with New York City COVID-19 ordinance, all LEDucation exhibitors, speakers, sponsors, and attendees, age 12 and up, are required to show proof of vaccination and prove they received at least one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine authorized for use or emergency use by the FDA or WHO. Note that the New York City ordinance does not accept proof of a negative COVID-19 test result.

Proof of vaccination currently includes:


Regardless of vaccination status, face coverings must be worn in all areas of the LEDucation Trade Show and Conference, and throughout the New York Hilton Midtown, except when drinking or eating.

Please feel free to visit the official NYC Health website for more information regarding the New York City vaccine requirements.

Any additional questions or information you may need should be found here: Key-to-NYC-FAQ.pdf

Note that the New York City ordinance does not accept proof of a negative COVID-19 test result.

Staying at the Hilton

If you are planning to book rooms at the New York Hilton Midtown, please review the Hilton CleanStay program. Hilton has partnered with Reckitt, makers of Lysol® & Dettol®*, to help deliver an even cleaner stay for guests.

The New York City Covid ordinance also includes vaccination proof while participating in any of the below outlined Hilton indoor experiences:
Herb N’ Kitchen Restaurant, Lobby Lounge, Bridges Bar
• Sitting at the bar
• Dining in the restaurant space
• Does not apply to pick-up or to-go orders

Fitness Center
• Use of fitness center equipment
• Any entrance into the fitness center facility