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NECA Midwestern Region Conference

Registration has begun for the NECA Midwestern Region Conference (June 13 - 17, 2020)!

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NECA Midwestern Region Conference

Listed in this article is the registration information, as well as a tentative schedule of events for the NECA Midwestern Region Conference. 

The event will be held as follows: 

JUNE 13 - 17, 2020
(855) 634-7711


Since first opening their doors over a century ago, The Broadmoor has offered guests an incredible way to experience the unique beauty of the American West. Today, that tradition is met with warm, genuine hospitality and an unmatched selection of programs and activities that celebrate their magnificent surroundings.


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If you would like to attend the conference, on-line registration has begun.  Please visit to register for this event. Also, please send a copy of your on-line transaction to the Association office.   This will allow us to have a record of your registration information should you need any assistance after registering, as well as aid us in reimbursement(s) and preparing for the Chapter event.

The registration fee is $700.00 per NECA member and $600.00 per spouse or guest 18 years of age and over.  Registration for children 5 - 17 years of age and under is $100.00 per child; however, registration for children 4 years old and under is free.  Registration ends May 12, 2020. 


The Electrical Contractors’ Association of City of Chicago has approved the reimbursement payment of NECA Midwestern Regional Conference Registration Fees and a flat fee stipend of $800.00 for up to two representatives and their guest and/or spouse, if applicable, of participating ECA member firms. This was done in an effort to increase participation with this special event.  We hope that you will be able to utilize this incentive for your attendance.  Reimbursements will be made after the conference. 


The Midwestern Region, NECA has reserved a block of rooms for arrival between Saturday, June 13, 2020 to departure on Thursday, June 18, 2020 on a first-come first-serve basis.  If you wish to reserve a room outside the block dates or checking on suite availability, please contact Jeannie Johanns, Midwestern Region Office at:  (574) 387-4446 or

The NECA Rooming Block consists of:  Classic = $349.00; Superior = $369.00; Premier = $399.00; Suite = based on availability. Visit the Broadmoor Resort website at: for room-type descriptions. 

Room rates do not include applicable taxes (currently at 10.25%); a public Improvement Fee (PIF) of 2.95% will be assessed to all purchases at The Broadmoor.  There is also a Daily Resort Fee of $32.00 per room.  Rates are European Plan (no meals) and are single through quad occupancy, when utilizing existing bedding.  Rooms come with either king or two double beds.

Guests may check into the resort after 4:00 pm and check out at 12:00 pm. 


Refunds less an administrative fee of $25.00 will be given for cancellations received in writing to prior to May 12, 2020. Following this date, no refunds will be given. However, you may send an alternate to the event without additional charge.  Refund of registration fees less administrative fees – available from 30 days before the meeting.  Alternates may be substituted at any time prior to the beginning of the event.


The Association’s Chapter event is scheduled for Monday, June 15, 2020 in the Donald Ross Room. 


A golf outing has been arranged for Tuesday, June 16, 2020 at 1:00 pm on the Broadmoor Golf Club East Course.  Set in the Cheyenne Mountain foothills of Colorado Springs, The Broadmoor Golf Club is consistently ranked among the best in the world. The rate is $235.00 per player; rental clubs are $79.00, which includes a complimentary sleeve of golf balls; rental shoes are $36.00.


Vice President’s Reception - District IV & VII Council members, only, on Saturday, June 13th from 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm. Business Meetings – mornings of June 15 – 17.


The Conference will open with an Opening Reception Sunday, June 14th from 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm.  On Wednesday, June 17th, there will be an Awards presentation in the morning.  The Conference will close with a Reception/Dinner from 6:30 pm to 10:00 pm.  Details regarding recreation, spa services, dining and entertainment, area attractions and additional hotel amenities can be reached at the resort’s website at:                                         




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