Attendee Conference Registration

January 25-26, 2018:  Drury Lane Conference Center, Oakbrook Terrace, Illinois

Please select  
all that apply:  

EA MEMBER: $85          NON-MEMBER: $135         
Includes two day conference registration: Thursday, January 25 & Friday, January 26th education programs, meals, trade show admission, and the party at the show on Thursday afternoon.
*Participation in both days of the conference awards 10 PDHs OR I.A.E.I Credits.

If you wish to attend the Trade Show only, you may attend at no charge on Thursday, January 25th from 4:00-6:30pm.

Attendees can pre-order the Chicago electrical codebook in advance of the conference through NFPA.  Books will be available after December 22nd, and will be shipped to you so you can bring them with you to the conference. 

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* a 5% convenience fee will be added to all credit card payments.
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Please select all seminars that you will attend

Thursday, Jan. 25

8:00am-10:00amNew City of Chicago Electrical Code: Chapters 1 and 2
8:30am-10:15amLock Out/Tag Out presented by the Construction Safety Council
9:00am-10:00amPower Systems Studies: Efficiency and Effectiveness
9:00am-10:00amWireless Lighting Controls and Cyber Security
10:30am-NoonNew City of Chicago Electrical Code: Chapters 3 and 4
10:30am-NoonElectrical Safety related work practices: updates to NFPA 70e presented by the Construction Safety Council
10:30am-NoonDesign of Power Systems: Motor Coordination and Short Circuit Analysis
11:00am-NoonLED Lighting for Healthcare
1:30pm-3:45pmNew City of Chicago Electrical Code: Article 760 and NFPA 72 Fire Alarm Code
1:30pm-3:30pmOSHA: New General Industry Walking/Working Surfaces
2:00pm-3:00pmNew City of Chicago Electrical Code: Lighting Articles
3:00pm-4:00pmComEd: Energy Efficiency Partner Programs and Rebates
3:00pm-4:00pmNew City of Chicago Electrical Code: Emergency Systems
3:00pm-5:00pmNew City of Chicago Electrical Code: Renewable Energy Articles
3:30pm-4:30pmNew City of Chicago Electrical Code: Healthcare Articles

Friday, Jan. 26

8:00am-NoonCity of Chicago 'Required' Scaffold User Training (Certification Card will be issued by Construction Safety Council)
8:30am-9:30amArc Flash Labeling Requirements Explained
9:00am-10:00amSenate Bill 2814 & How it Changes Solar Installation in the State of Illinois
10:00am-NoonNEC & Chicago Electric Code: Article 250 -- Grounding and Bonding
11:00am-NoonBIM: How do you incorporate it into the Design Process?
11:00am-NoonInternational Energy Conservation Code update (2015 vs 2018)
  • Payment confirms your registration in the conference.  You will receive a confirmation of your registration a week prior to the event, along with information on parking and the event schedule. Walk in registrations are accepted.
  • COMPLIMENTARY ADMISSION: A limited number of scholarships to attend the conference are available.  Criteria: A student wishing to pursue a career in the electrical industry (must be able to submit proof of enrollment in an accredited college or university), OR, an electrician, project manager/estimator, electrical engineer, designer or other electrical industry professional who is currently unemployed.  Please send inquiries to: Carrie Spaeth, Executive Director:
  • REGISTRATION DEADLINES: Please register by January 21, 2018.
  • CANCELLATION POLICY:  Cancellation less than 72 hours before the event (after January 21, 2018) receives no refund.

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By submitting this electronic form, I authorize the Electric Association to charge the appropriate amount to the above credit card for my EA Annual Conference & Trade Show registration  (all prices are in US dollars).


Electric Association
17W733 Butterfield Road, Suite B
Oakbrook Terrace, Illinois 60181

(630) 305-3050    phone
(630) 305-3056    fax

Email Carrie Spaeth or Amy Kasser for further information.

If you prefer not to register online, please print and sign this page, and fax it to the EA at: (630) 305-3056 or scan and email to: