Philip Smallwood is the research director for the LEDs and Lighting Group at Strategies Unlimited, where he oversees the creation and completion of the group’s market research reports and is the author of several of the groups worldwide lighting reports. He has been invited to speak at several lighting and LED events in the US and Europe and was quoted in several periodicals, including The Economist, the New York Times, and the Wall Street Journal. He has authored several leading lighting market reports that cover the overall lighting industry, from incandescent lamps to connected (smart) lighting. Smallwood also plays an integral role in the conference development for Strategies in Light and PennWell LED & Lighting events. Smallwood has an MBA in environmental management from the George Washington University School of Business, and a BA in environmental studies from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.