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August 2020

Wed
26
2020
August 26-27, 2020

Managing Field Productivity Seminars -- August 26 and August 27 are CANCELED!

Both programs have been canceled!

The sessions were to be held at the Drake Oak Brook Hotel, 2301 York Rd, Oak Brook, IL 60523

The Electrical Contractors' Association of City of Chicago (ECA) Research and Education Committee have cancelled the two "Managing Field Productivity" seminars. The events were to be held on Wednesday, August 26, 2020 and Thursday, August 27, 2020 at the Drake Oak Brook Hotel, 2301 York Road, Oak Brook, Illinois, (630) 571-0000.  No new dates have been determined at this time.

Thu
27
2020
August 27, 2020
10:00-11:30AM

"Strategic Planning Basics: Where are We Now & Where are We Headed?" - MEP Program August 27, 2020

Join all the construction trades for a webinar regarding Strategic Planning.

The ECA in conjunction with a number of industry area trade associations, is pleased to present a webinar called, "Strategic Planning Basics: Where are We Now & Where are We Headed?" The session is scheduled for Thursday, August 27, 2020 at 10:00 am - 11:30 am.

Fri
28
2020
August 28-29, 2020

"Renewable Energy for Electrical Contractors"

Please join us on Friday, August 28, 2020 and Saturday, August 29, 2020 for the sessions.

IBEW – NECA Technical Institute (INTECH) 6201 W. 115th Street Alsip, Illinois 60803 www.ejatt.com (708) 389-1340

The Illinois IBEW Renewable Energy Fund (IBEW REF), which has received funding for renewable energy training throughout Illinois, is pleased to present a complimentary two-day training program regarding work in the solar industry in Illinois. The coursework has been developed to inform the union electrical contractor to become an effective union solar contractor. 

September 2020

Wed
9
2020
September 9, 2020
5:30-8:30PM

September ECA Regular Membership Meeting

Special Evening Meeting! (Speaker: Dr. Kelly Richmond Pope)

Mastro's Steakhouse, 520 N Dearborn St, Chicago, IL 60654 (312) 521-5100

ECA Membership Meeting Wednesday, September 9, 2020 Special Evening Meeting! Keynote Address: Dr. Kelly Richmond Pope Mastro's Steakhouse 520 N Dearborn Street Chicago, IL 60654 (312) 521-5100 The program will feature industry updates, and guest presentation / keynote address from Kelly Richmond Pope, Ph.D., CPA on "White Collar" Crime, Fraud & Internal Control Issues.

Wed
16
2020
September 16-17, 2020

"Advanced Estimating of Electrical Construction" - Registration is CLOSED!

The workshop is to be presented by Bob Mooty, Former NECA Education Instructor

The workshop is to be held at the Drake Oak Brook Hotel, 2301 York Rd, Oak Brook, IL 60523

The ECA Education Research Committee program, "Advanced Estimating of Electrical Construction" is now FULL!

Thu
24
2020
September 24, 2020
7:30-11:30AM

Safety Forum - "Excavation Hazards in Construction"

Please join us on Thursday, September 24, 2020 for this complimentary joint 4-hour Safety Forum.

IBEW Local 701 Hall Main Auditorium 28600 Bella Vista Parkway - Suite 1000 Warrenville, IL 60555

The Chicago & Cook County Chapter, NECA Safety Committee and the Northeastern Illinois Chapter, NECA Safety Committee are jointly sponsoring a morning Safety Forum on Thursday, September 24, 2020 at 7:30 am at the Local 701 IBEW Hall Main Auditorium 28600 Bella Vista Parkway - Suite 1000 Warrenville, IL 60555

October 2020

Mon
5
2020
October 5-8, 2020

NECA 2020 Convention - VIRTUAL EVENT

#1 Event for Power, Light, Energy, and Technology Systems Integration

Virtual Event

The NECA Convention & Trade Show is now a VIRTUAL event scheduled for October 5 - 8, 2020.

Wed
14
2020
October 14, 2020
12:00-2:00PM

October ECA Regular Membership Meeting - Shannon Andrews - City of Chicago Chief Procurement Officer - Guest Speaker!

The luncheon event is to be held on October 14, 2020 at Maggiano's Banquets in Oak Brook, IL.

Maggiano's Banquets, 240 Oakbrook Center, Oak Brook,IL 60523 (630) 368-0300

ECA Membership Meeting Wednesday, October 14, 2020 Shannon Andrews, City of Chicago Chief Procurement Officer - Guest Speaker Maggiano's Banquets 240 Oakbrook Center Oak Brook, IL 60523 (630) 368-0300

Wed
21
2020
October 21, 2020
8:00AM-12:00PM

"Succession Planning"

Presented by Craig Bodette, Mosley, Pfundt & Glick, Inc.

The Drake Oak Brook Hotel, 2301 York Rd, Oak Brook, IL 60523

The ECA Education Research Committee is pleased to present the education program, "Succession Planning."

November 2020

Wed
11
2020
November 11, 2020
12:00-2:00PM

November 2020 ECA Regular Membership Meeting - Jamie Rhee, Commissioner, City of Chicago Department of Aviation (CDA) - Guest Speaker!

Luncheon Meeting is to be held on Wednesday,November 11, 2020 at Gibsons Steakhouse - Oak Brook, IL

Gibsons Steakhouse, 2105 Spring Road, Oak Brook, IL 60523 (630) 954-0000

ECA Membership Meeting Wednesday, November 11, 2020 Jamie Rhee, Commissioner, City of Chicago Department of Aviation (CDA) - Guest Speaker. Gibsons Steakhouse, 2105 Spring Road, Oak Brook, IL 60523 (630) 954-0000

Thu
12
2020
November 12, 2020

"How to Design Your Company's Internal Processes for Maximizing Profitability"

The program is to be presented by Dr.Heather Moore, MCA, Inc.

The session is to be held at the Drake Oak Brook Hotel, 2301 York Rd, Oak Brook, IL 60523 is FULL!

The ECA Education Research Committee education program, "How to Design Your Company's Internal Processes for Maximizing Profitability" has been re-scheduled! THE PROGRAM IS FULL!

Wed
18
2020
November 18, 2020
8:00AM-4:00PM

"The Top Habits of High-Performing Foremen"

Presented by Dr. Awad Hanna, University of Wisconsin-Madison

The Drake Oak Brook Hotel, 2301 York Rd, Oak Brook, IL 60523

The ECA Education Research Committee is pleased to present the education program, "The Top Habits of High-Performing Foremen."

December 2020

Fri
4
2020
December 4, 2020

ECA President's Party & Holiday Celebration

ECA

Crystal Gardens at Navy Pier

ECA's President's Party has been moved to Friday, December 4, 2020, and is now combined with the annual Holiday Party!

August 2021

Fri
13
2021
August 13, 2021
11:00AM-3:00PM

ECA Summer Social: Air and Water Show Rehearsals - Theater on the Lake - THIS EVENT HAS BEEN RESCHEDULED FOR THE 2021 Air and Water Show

Join us for an afternoon lakeside, with private terrace on Lake Michigan for the Air & Water Show Rehearsal Day

Theater on the Lake

Join us for an afternoon lakeside, with private terrace on Lake Michigan for the Air & Water Show Rehearsal Day - RESCHEDULED for the 2021 Air and Water Show on April 13, 2021

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Business

August 2020

Thu
27
2020
August 27, 2020
10:00-11:30AM

"Strategic Planning Basics: Where are We Now & Where are We Headed?" - MEP Program August 27, 2020

Join all the construction trades for a webinar regarding Strategic Planning.

The ECA in conjunction with a number of industry area trade associations, is pleased to present a webinar called, "Strategic Planning Basics: Where are We Now & Where are We Headed?" The session is scheduled for Thursday, August 27, 2020 at 10:00 am - 11:30 am.

October 2020

Mon
5
2020
October 5-8, 2020

NECA 2020 Convention - VIRTUAL EVENT

#1 Event for Power, Light, Energy, and Technology Systems Integration

Virtual Event

The NECA Convention & Trade Show is now a VIRTUAL event scheduled for October 5 - 8, 2020.

December 2020

Fri
4
2020
December 4, 2020

ECA President's Party & Holiday Celebration

ECA

Crystal Gardens at Navy Pier

ECA's President's Party has been moved to Friday, December 4, 2020, and is now combined with the annual Holiday Party!

August 2021

Fri
13
2021
August 13, 2021
11:00AM-3:00PM

ECA Summer Social: Air and Water Show Rehearsals - Theater on the Lake - THIS EVENT HAS BEEN RESCHEDULED FOR THE 2021 Air and Water Show

Join us for an afternoon lakeside, with private terrace on Lake Michigan for the Air & Water Show Rehearsal Day

Theater on the Lake

Join us for an afternoon lakeside, with private terrace on Lake Michigan for the Air & Water Show Rehearsal Day - RESCHEDULED for the 2021 Air and Water Show on April 13, 2021

Top

Education

August 2020

Wed
26
2020
August 26-27, 2020

Managing Field Productivity Seminars -- August 26 and August 27 are CANCELED!

Both programs have been canceled!

The sessions were to be held at the Drake Oak Brook Hotel, 2301 York Rd, Oak Brook, IL 60523

The Electrical Contractors' Association of City of Chicago (ECA) Research and Education Committee have cancelled the two "Managing Field Productivity" seminars. The events were to be held on Wednesday, August 26, 2020 and Thursday, August 27, 2020 at the Drake Oak Brook Hotel, 2301 York Road, Oak Brook, Illinois, (630) 571-0000.  No new dates have been determined at this time.

Thu
27
2020
August 27, 2020
10:00-11:30AM

"Strategic Planning Basics: Where are We Now & Where are We Headed?" - MEP Program August 27, 2020

Join all the construction trades for a webinar regarding Strategic Planning.

The ECA in conjunction with a number of industry area trade associations, is pleased to present a webinar called, "Strategic Planning Basics: Where are We Now & Where are We Headed?" The session is scheduled for Thursday, August 27, 2020 at 10:00 am - 11:30 am.

Fri
28
2020
August 28-29, 2020

"Renewable Energy for Electrical Contractors"

Please join us on Friday, August 28, 2020 and Saturday, August 29, 2020 for the sessions.

IBEW – NECA Technical Institute (INTECH) 6201 W. 115th Street Alsip, Illinois 60803 www.ejatt.com (708) 389-1340

The Illinois IBEW Renewable Energy Fund (IBEW REF), which has received funding for renewable energy training throughout Illinois, is pleased to present a complimentary two-day training program regarding work in the solar industry in Illinois. The coursework has been developed to inform the union electrical contractor to become an effective union solar contractor. 

September 2020

Wed
16
2020
September 16-17, 2020

"Advanced Estimating of Electrical Construction" - Registration is CLOSED!

The workshop is to be presented by Bob Mooty, Former NECA Education Instructor

The workshop is to be held at the Drake Oak Brook Hotel, 2301 York Rd, Oak Brook, IL 60523

The ECA Education Research Committee program, "Advanced Estimating of Electrical Construction" is now FULL!

Thu
24
2020
September 24, 2020
7:30-11:30AM

Safety Forum - "Excavation Hazards in Construction"

Please join us on Thursday, September 24, 2020 for this complimentary joint 4-hour Safety Forum.

IBEW Local 701 Hall Main Auditorium 28600 Bella Vista Parkway - Suite 1000 Warrenville, IL 60555

The Chicago & Cook County Chapter, NECA Safety Committee and the Northeastern Illinois Chapter, NECA Safety Committee are jointly sponsoring a morning Safety Forum on Thursday, September 24, 2020 at 7:30 am at the Local 701 IBEW Hall Main Auditorium 28600 Bella Vista Parkway - Suite 1000 Warrenville, IL 60555

October 2020

Mon
5
2020
October 5-8, 2020

NECA 2020 Convention - VIRTUAL EVENT

#1 Event for Power, Light, Energy, and Technology Systems Integration

Virtual Event

The NECA Convention & Trade Show is now a VIRTUAL event scheduled for October 5 - 8, 2020.

Wed
21
2020
October 21, 2020
8:00AM-12:00PM

"Succession Planning"

Presented by Craig Bodette, Mosley, Pfundt & Glick, Inc.

The Drake Oak Brook Hotel, 2301 York Rd, Oak Brook, IL 60523

The ECA Education Research Committee is pleased to present the education program, "Succession Planning."

November 2020

Thu
12
2020
November 12, 2020

"How to Design Your Company's Internal Processes for Maximizing Profitability"

The program is to be presented by Dr.Heather Moore, MCA, Inc.

The session is to be held at the Drake Oak Brook Hotel, 2301 York Rd, Oak Brook, IL 60523 is FULL!

The ECA Education Research Committee education program, "How to Design Your Company's Internal Processes for Maximizing Profitability" has been re-scheduled! THE PROGRAM IS FULL!

Wed
18
2020
November 18, 2020
8:00AM-4:00PM

"The Top Habits of High-Performing Foremen"

Presented by Dr. Awad Hanna, University of Wisconsin-Madison

The Drake Oak Brook Hotel, 2301 York Rd, Oak Brook, IL 60523

The ECA Education Research Committee is pleased to present the education program, "The Top Habits of High-Performing Foremen."

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Conference

October 2020

Mon
5
2020
October 5-8, 2020

NECA 2020 Convention - VIRTUAL EVENT

#1 Event for Power, Light, Energy, and Technology Systems Integration

Virtual Event

The NECA Convention & Trade Show is now a VIRTUAL event scheduled for October 5 - 8, 2020.

Top

Social

October 2020

Mon
5
2020
October 5-8, 2020

NECA 2020 Convention - VIRTUAL EVENT

#1 Event for Power, Light, Energy, and Technology Systems Integration

Virtual Event

The NECA Convention & Trade Show is now a VIRTUAL event scheduled for October 5 - 8, 2020.

December 2020

Fri
4
2020
December 4, 2020

ECA President's Party & Holiday Celebration

ECA

Crystal Gardens at Navy Pier

ECA's President's Party has been moved to Friday, December 4, 2020, and is now combined with the annual Holiday Party!

August 2021

Fri
13
2021
August 13, 2021
11:00AM-3:00PM

ECA Summer Social: Air and Water Show Rehearsals - Theater on the Lake - THIS EVENT HAS BEEN RESCHEDULED FOR THE 2021 Air and Water Show

Join us for an afternoon lakeside, with private terrace on Lake Michigan for the Air & Water Show Rehearsal Day

Theater on the Lake

Join us for an afternoon lakeside, with private terrace on Lake Michigan for the Air & Water Show Rehearsal Day - RESCHEDULED for the 2021 Air and Water Show on April 13, 2021

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