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CEE:  Consulting Electrical Engineers Division

The objectives of the Consulting Electrical Engineers Division are:

  • to improve the professional status of consulting electrical engineers,
  • to develop better engineering standards and practices, and
  • to disseminate the resulting knowledge.

These goals are pursued through seminars, meetings, educational courses, and publication of reference materials.

Who Can Join

Persons employed as engineers, designers or draftsmen involved in the preparation of plans and/or specifications for the electrical construction industry at private consulting firms, architectural firms or government agencies in and near Chicago.


Meetings are usually held on the second Monday of each month, October through April. Technical forums are held in December and May.

Governing Body

The Consulting Electrical Engineers Division is governed by an Executive Committee consisting of nine CEE members. Their decisions are subject to the approval of the Electric Association's Board of Directors.

Annual Dues

If your Company is an Electric Association corporate member: Individual CEE Membership dues - $35 annually

If your Company is not an Electric Association corporate member: Individual CEE Membership dues - $95 annually

Retired engineers are $40. Student memberships are available with proof of enrollment for $25 annually. Students must be 21 years of age.

CEE members can join us on LinkedIN:


Member Resources: CEE members can contact for past presentations and PDH certificates for meetings attended.

Nominate a colleague or co-worker for the Consulting Electrical Engineers Awards for Technical Merit and Service.

Reference the 2019 Award Nomination Forms

The 2020 CEE Awards Program has been postponed until 2021. The next awards will be presented at the Technical Forum in May of 2021 at the Union League Club of Chicago.

CEE Scholarship

CEE members and their children and grandchildren are eligible to receive funds towards their college education. The 2020 Scholarship Application program has been postponed to 2021. The next CEE scholarship application period will open in 2021.

View the criteria and download the 2019 Scholarship Application forms.

* Professional Development hours are awarded to members in good standing for participation in monthly meetings.

Ways To Apply for Membership

Apply on-line

Print out form and fax or mail it to the EA at:

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

Ph: (630) 305-3050
Fx: (630) 305-3056

If you have any questions, call us at (630) 305-3050 or e-mail us at