Thank You 2020
Major Sponsors:


Additional Sponsors:

Lanyard Sponsor Sponsors

Middle States Electrical Contractors Association and Local 9 IBEW

Apprentice Glove Sponsor


Inspector Padfolio Sponsor

Atkore/ Allied Tube

"Party at the Show" Sponsors

Advance Electrical Supply

Coffee Sponsors

Madison Electric Products

WESCO Englewood Electric

Breakfast & Lunch Sponsors

C & C Power


Contech The Fire Alarm Company

Continental Electrical Construction Company

Industrial Electrical Supply Company


PowerForward DuPage

Weldy-Lamont Group, Inc.

Wheatland Tube, a div. of Zekleman



January 9-10, 2020
Drury Lane Conference Center, Oakbrook Terrace, Illinois

Join us on January 9th and 10th at the Electric Association's Annual Conference and Trade Show.  This two day conference will feature over 10 contact hours of education programs and award PDH's for participation in the workshops.



Featured programs in the works for the 2020 Conference include:

  • NFPA 70e: Electrical Safety and Lock Out Tag Out
  • Updates on the new 2020 NEC
  • Energy Storage
  • Human Resource Training: Active Shooter Training, Sexual Harassment, Marijuana in the Workplace
  • Jobsite Safety for the "others"
  • Are you really qualified?
  • NABSET Certification (Solar Inspector certification)
  • LEED Certification

Who should attend:

  • Building owners
  • Facility Managers
  • Electrical contractors, electricians, installers, project managers
  • Architects, engineers, specifiers, designers
  • Electrical and building inspectors
  • Safety Managers and Professionals
  • HVAC and Mechanical contractors
  • Public sector planners: municipalities, schools, hospitals
  • Energy professionals, consultants, utilities
  • Industrial maintenance supervisors & personnel

Sponsor and Exhibitor Registration

Conference Schedule:

Thursday, January 9, 2020: Exhibitor Set Up 7:00 am to 11:00 am
Thursday, January 9, 2020: Conference Education Programs run 8:00 am to 5:00 pm
Thursday, Tradeshow Hours: 11:30 am to 5:00 pm
Friday, January 10, 2019: Conference Education Programs, 8:00 am to Noon
Friday, Tradeshow Hours: 8:00 am to 11:00 am
Friday, January 10: Exhibitor Breakdown 11:00 am to 2:00 pm

Participating Exhibitors:

Join the Electric Association, and our partnering organizations at Chicagoland's largest electrical construction conference of the year!

Thank you to our partnering associations and Industry Allies:

  • International Association of Electrical Inspectors, Illinois Chapter
  • National Electrical Contractors Association
  • IBEW
  • Construction Safety Council
  • National Association of Electrical Distributors
  • Middle States Electrical Contractors Association
  • PowerForward DuPage
  • Consulting Electrical Engineers Division of the Electric Association
  • Chicago Electrical Estimators Association
  • Illinois Solar Energy Association
  • IES Chicago

Thank you to our 2020 Conference Planning Committee:

Kevin O'Shea, Shamrock Electric
Harry Ohde, IBEW Local 134
Tom Adams
Mike Gryn, Concentric Integration
Mark P. Gibson, The Agency
Stefan Lopata, Kelso-Burnett
Kris Fedoruk, Acuity Brands
Brian Haug, Continental Electric Construction Co.
Richard Wyton, Steiner
Bill Poss, Eaton
Jerry McGlynn, McWilliams Electric
Joe Romano, Syska Hennessy
Russ Bozzetti, WESCO
Brian Earl, ConneXion
Tony Clarke, Graybar
Jim Westerfield, Chicago Lightworks