2017 IEC Oregon Annual Conference, Tradeshow & Benefit Dinner

Event Date: March 10, 2017 2:00 PM


Attend the 2017 IEC Oregon Annual Conference, Tradeshow & Benefit Dinner
March 10th & 11th, 2017

Skamania Lodge, Stevenson, WA 
 1131 SW Skamania Lodge Way, Stevenson, WA 98648
(just 45 minutes from Portland)


Conference Registration Deadline is March 3 , 2017


You won’t want to miss the 2017 IEC Annual Conference, Friday, March 10th and Saturday, March 11th at the spectacular Skamania Lodge in Stevenson, WA.

Attend the IEC Annual Conference on Friday and Saturday and then spend the rest of weekend enjoying the scenic beauty of the Columbia River Gorge; relax in the lounge by the warm fire, or partake of the many activities that Skamania Lodge has to offer: golfing, biking, hiking, and the famous zip line or just relaxing by the fire and taking in the spectacular views.

Friday, March 10th, 2pm-5pm: The conference opens with an extensive trade show with 40 vendors showcasing all the greatest and latest in technology and products. Click Here for tradeshow details.

  • Take part in the trade show raffle with a chance to win a choice a fantastic vacation get-away package for 2 valued at $3,000. 

  • Try your hand at the wheel of fortune and win prizes and cash.

  • Something for everyone:

    • Hands-on demonstrations of the latest technologies 

    • Expert presentations answering the most pressing questions for today’s electrical contractors 

    • Time to network with other industry professionals.

Friday, March 10th 5:30-9pm: Reception and benefit dinner with entertainment and a spirited auction with over $8000 dollars’ worth of services, products and fun-filled vacation packages to bid on. 100% of the proceeds benefit the IEC electrical and limited energy apprenticeship training programs. Lend your support to the excellent training programs preparing the next generation of journey-workers and technicians.

Saturday, March 11th 9am-4pm: Attend the Saturday educational sessions by industry experts in the areas:

  • Back by popular demand: hands-on mini labs; a chance to get your questions answered about the latest tools and technology to be more productive and efficient.

  • We are excited to have Karen Natzel, with K Communications, as our keynote speaker. Her informative and dynamic presentation will give you the tools to tackle the workforce challenges that business owners and supervisors face daily and to find solutions to attracting and retaining top performers.

  • Representative Mark Johnson will provide an Oregon State legislative update; find out how the 2017 proposed legislation may impact your business 

  • Learn about Bench Marking Employee Benefit Plans: The New Standards, What are my competitors doing and What do I need to do to Attract & Retain the highest Quality Employee.

  • 2017 has been a year of change, learn about "The Post-Election Picture for Employers". Join us to learn more about the election's effects on employment laws and these changes may impact your business.

  • Meet Bruce Seilhammer, National President of IEC and Tim Welsh, Senior Vice President to learn more about IEC influence on the national stage and the benefits IEC National provides to our members.

  • The conference will provide lots of time to network with other industry professionals to share expertise and knowledge.

Bring your family; there are lots of activities to do at the lodge. Guest registration includes tradeshow, auction, Friday benefit dinner, Saturday breakfast, lunch & cooking class. Have fun and learn cooking skills from the Skamania Lodge Executive Chef that you can use to impress your friends and family.

The 2017 IEC Annual Conference promises to deliver the best in the newest technologies. Held at the beautiful Skamania Lodge, it’s both a retreat from the hustle and bustle and an excellent networking and learning opportunity for contractors and industry associates alike.


Don't Forget to get your Room Booked!

Book Your Hotel Room For Special Block Rates
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Call 1-800-221-7117 or Register Online HERE
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