This session will cover lighting regulations and incentive programs, reviewing both recent and upcoming changes to the regulatory and incentive landscape. Examples will demonstrate how much the industry is driven by rebates & regulations. Key questions addressed: 1. Recent and upcoming regulations from the US DOE, CEC (CA), and NRCan (Canada) that will most impact the lighting markets. 2. Major trends in utility rebates for residential/retail & commercial programs. 3. Will residential lighting rebates disappear in 2020? 4. What are the major trends in commercial lighting rebates? 5. What are the latest developments with DLC and ENERGY STAR lighting? 6. What are the trends for rebates on controls and horticultural lighting, as well as the associated DLC specs?