WHY THE NECA SHOW?
We are THE ELECRICAL INDUSTRY EVENT for the $171 billion electrical construction industry that brings power, light, and communication technology to buildings and communities across the U.S. The trade show and attendance keep growing. Satisfaction is high. No wonder the NECA Show is labeled “The Show for Those Who Power the World.”
NECA understands the responsibility of being #1 in the industry.
- Our education has to be the best.
- Our trade show has to provide the latest market solutions
- Our networking opportunities need to connect you with successful industry peers.
- We believe in challenging the status quo by bringing you what will happen tomorrow, not just what's happening today.
NECA 2020 Chicago will be an extraordinary event. If you want to be a market leader, join us Oct. 4-6, 2020 at Lakeside Center, Mccormick Place.
THE NECA Show creates a first class environment for face-to-face meetings with highly qualified decision-makers you need to meet.
96% of 2017 attendees surveyed said the NECA Show is “excellent” or “very good”
71% of 2017 attendees do not attend ANY other trade show
8 out of 10 firms have a “high” or “medium” ability to influence the overall electrical design or specifications with building owners or design team members
Thousands of C-level executives, Project Managers, Purchasing Agents, Supervisors, Foreman, Safety Directors, Estimators, Inspectors, Apprentice , Journeymen, and Distributors… all who are electrical construction decision makers from across the nation and around the world. Plus, over 325 companies exhibiting thousands of products, services, and emerging technologies that these electrical professionals need in the office and on the job.
SIZE OF NECA SHOW ATTENDING FIRMS
|20 - 99 employees
|10 - 19 employees
|1 - 4 employees
WHAT THEY'RE LOOKING FOR
Boxes & Enclosures · Building Automation & Controls · Codes, Standards, Certifications · Computer Hardware & Equipment · Conduit, Raceway & Wireway · Connections & Terminations · Distributor · Energy Efficiency · Fasteners, Hangers, Clamps & Supports · Fire/Life Safety · Grounding & Bonding · Heavy Equipment · Home Automation · Ladders, Lifts & Platforms · Lighting & Controls · Low Voltage: Voice/Data/Video · Fiber Optics · Motors & Motor Controls · Online & Web Services · Outdoor Products · Power Quality & Distribution · Recycling Services · Safety Equipment & Apparel · Security · Services: Financial, Insurance, Retirement, Other · Software · Solar Energy / PV · Structured Wiring/Cabling · Switches and Switchgear · Testing Equipment · Tools · Training · Transformers · Transmission & Distribution Equipment · Underground Equipment · Vehicles & Vehicle Equipment · Wind Energy
2020 SHOW SCHEDULE
Set-Up / Move-In:
Thursday Oct. 1, 2020 - 1:00pm - 5:00pm (by appointment only)
Friday, Oct. 2, 202 - 8:00am - 5:00pm
Saturday, Oct. 3, 2020 - 8:00am - 5:00pm
Sunday, Oct. 4, 2020 - 11:30am - 5:00pm
Monday, Oct. 5, 2020 - 11:30am - 4:00pm
Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2020 - 9:00am - 1:00pm
Dismantle / Move-out:
Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2020 - 1:00pm - 9:00pm
Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2020 - 8:00am - noon