Join us in San Antonio, TX March 27-29, 2017

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Agenda

Leadership Breakfast 7:30 am

The Leadership Breakfast will take place before the District Council meetings and features remarks from National leaders. Anyone attending a District Council meeting is invited to attend the breakfast. Location: TBD

District 7, 8 & 9 Meetings

Invitation Only Location: TBD

Networking Reception •

March 26

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Closing Reception •

March 29 – 8:00-10:00pm

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Golf Tournament

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March 26 • 8:00 am •

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MONDAY, March 27, 2017 

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Morning Breakout Session – A • 8:30 – 10:00am

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Morning Breakout Session – A • 8:30 – 10:00am

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Morning Breakout Session – A • 8:30 – 10:00am

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Tuesday Interactive Break • 10:00-10:45am

Short, small group sessions on the most current topics affecting you. Learning doesn’t stop during the breaks. In addition to the networking and catching up with friends that you would expect at any meeting, breaks at NECA Now will offer the opportunity to explore new topics, share experiences and gain insight on what matters to you. During the breaks, topic discussion leaders will facilitate conversations on a variety of subjects. One may deal with technology questions or features, another may handle implementing a new process, and another may delve into business decisions about developing a new area of expertise for your company. The idea is to bring any leadership or business issue you are interested in to the meeting get the benefit of experience and insight from your peers. NECA’s Premier Partners will be on hand to discuss the latest offerings and services that are available to electrical contractors and to join in the discussions.
More information soon to come.

Tuesday Interactive Break • 3:00-4:00pm

Short, small group sessions on the most current topics affecting you. Learning doesn’t stop during the breaks. In addition to the networking and catching up with friends that you would expect at any meeting, breaks at NECA Now will offer the opportunity to explore new topics, share experiences and gain insight on what matters to you. During the breaks, topic discussion leaders will facilitate conversations on a variety of subjects. One may deal with technology questions or features, another may handle implementing a new process, and another may delve into business decisions about developing a new area of expertise for your company. The idea is to bring any leadership or business issue you are interested in to the meeting get the benefit of experience and insight from your peers. NECA’s Premier Partners will be on hand to discuss the latest offerings and services that are available to electrical contractors and to join in the discussions.
More information soon to come.

Wednesday Interactive Break • 10:00-10:45am

Short, small group sessions on the most current topics affecting you. Learning doesn’t stop during the breaks. In addition to the networking and catching up with friends that you would expect at any meeting, breaks at NECA Now will offer the opportunity to explore new topics, share experiences and gain insight on what matters to you. During the breaks, topic discussion leaders will facilitate conversations on a variety of subjects. One may deal with technology questions or features, another may handle implementing a new process, and another may delve into business decisions about developing a new area of expertise for your company. The idea is to bring any leadership or business issue you are interested in to the meeting get the benefit of experience and insight from your peers. NECA’s Premier Partners will be on hand to discuss the latest offerings and services that are available to electrical contractors and to join in the discussions.
More information soon to come.

Construction Technology Forecast

Morning Breakout Session – B • 10:45am-12:15pm

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Don’t Get Left Behind: Growing Your Company Through Business Development

Morning Breakout Session – B • 10:45am-12:15pm

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From The Battlefield to the Boardroom: High Performance Negotiation

Morning Breakout Session – B • 10:45am-12:15pm

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Men and Women in the Workplace… Embracing the Differences

Morning Breakout Session – B • 10:45am-12:15pm

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Stress & the Mind Body Connection

Morning Breakout Session – B • 10:45am-12:15pm

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Ownership Transfer Techniques That Work

Morning Breakout Session – B • 10:45am-12:15pm

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Construction Technology Forecast

Afternoon Breakout Session – C • 1:30-3:00pm

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How LED Retrofit Projects Provide Business Development Opportunities

Afternoon Breakout Session – C • 1:30-3:00pm

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Fraud and Embezzlement: Lessons from the Trenches

Afternoon Breakout Session – C • 1:30-3:00pm

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Valuations, Mergers & Acquisitions

Afternoon Breakout Session – C • 1:30-3:00pm

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Electrical Contractor Safety Responsibilities and Strategies

Afternoon Breakout Session – C • 1:30-3:00pm

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Stress Reducing Skills

Afternoon Breakout Session – C • 1:30-3:00pm

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Speaker: Alice Domar, Harvard Medical School

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How Smart Business People Will Double Their Cash

Wednesday Morning Breakout Session – A • 8:30 – 10:00AM

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How to Create a Team that Works Without You

Wednesday Morning Breakout Session – A • 8:30 – 10:00am

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Driving Organizational Change: Your Role in Transforming your Business

Wednesday Morning Breakout Session – A • 8:30 – 10:00am

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Increase Profitability by Controlling Insurance Premiums

Wednesday Morning Breakout Session – A • 8:30 – 10:00am

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Speaker: Jeff Mount, Federated Insurance

Personal Branding

Wednesday Morning Breakout Session – A • 8:30 – 10:00am

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Best Practices for Creating Demand and Managing Change

Wednesday Morning Breakout Session – A • 8:30 – 10:00am

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The Political, Economic, and Technological Trends that will Dominate Your Business

Wednesday Morning Breakout Session – B • 10:45AM – 12:15PM

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Your Role in Building a Sustainable Electrical Contractor Business

Wednesday Morning Breakout Session – B • 10:45am – 12:15pm

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Wednesday Morning Breakout Session – B • 10:45am – 12:15pm

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Leadership Principles

Wednesday Morning Breakout Session – B • 10:45am – 12:15pm

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Personal Branding

Wednesday Morning Breakout Session – B • 10:45am – 12:15pm

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Sunday MarcH 26, 2017
Registration 1:00pm – 5:00pm
Monday March 27, 2017
Golf Tournament: AT&T Canyons (additional fees apply) 8:00am
Registration 9:00am – 5:00pm
First Plenary Session: 5:00pm – 6:30pm
Networking Reception 6:30pm – 9:00pm
Tuesday March 28, 2017
Registration 7:30am – 5:00pm
Breakfast 7:30am
Morning Breakout Sessions – A 8:30am – 10:00am
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Interactive Break 10:00am – 10:45am
Morning Breakout Sessions – B 10:45am – 12:15pm
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Lunch 12:30pm
Afternoon Breakout Sessions – C 1:30pm – 3:00pm
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Interactive Break 3:00pm – 4:00pm
Wednesday March 29 2017
Registration 7:30am – 4:00pm
Breakfast 7:30am
Morning Breakout Sessions – A 8:30am – 10:00am
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Interactive Break 10:00am – 10:45am
Morning Breakout Sessions – B 10:45am – 12:15pm
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Lunch 12:30pm
Plenary Session:  1:45pm – 3:15pm
Wrap Up 3:15pm – 4:00pm
Dessert Party 8:00pm – 10:00pm
Thursday March 30, 2017
Leadership Breakfast 7:30am
District 7, 8 & 9 Council Meetings 8:30am

Quick Facts

3 DAYS

March 27-29, 2017 • JW Marriott Hill Country • San Antonio, TX • Full registration $TBD

2 PLENARY SESSIONS

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3 INTERACTIVE BREAKS

Short, small group sessions on the most current topics affecting you

28 BREAKOUTS

Leadership • Operations • Business Development • Finance • Personal Development

LOCATION:

JW Marriott Hill Country

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Resort Casual

For questions or more information about NECANOW 2017, contact  Staci Blue • 301-215-4508 • staci.blue@necanet.org

FEEs & Registration Information

Registration Opens: January 11, 2017

EARLY REGISTRATION RATES:

Member- $
Spouse – $
Child(+7) – $

REGULAR REGISTRATION RATES:

(beginning February 17, 2017)

Member – $
Spouse – $
Child(+7) – $

HOTEL: JW Marriott Hill Country

ROOM RATE: $285.00

Suites by request, based on availability

Register for the conference and book your hotel in San Antonio through CMR – Convention Management Resources. Hotel rooms are available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Hotel reservation deadline is February 17, 2017.

REGISTRATION CANCELLATION:

Full refunds will be issued on or before February 23, 2017

REGISTRATION REFUND CUTOFFS:

Cancellation requests received by February 23, 2017 will receive a full registration refund. Cancellation requests received between February 24,2017 and March 20,2017 will receive a refund less a $100 administrative fee; Requests received after March 20 (no refund) All attempts will be made to process refunds within 4-6 weeks of cancellation.

Cancellation requests must be made in writing via fax to (415) 293-4745 Attn: NECA Registration, or by sending us a message through the NECA Now Registration & Hotel Support Center.

NOTE: This is a member and premier partner event only. Non-members and invitees will not be registered. Contact CMR for more information at (800) 368-6322 or click here for more information »

James Benham • Technologist

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MONDAY, MARCH 27 5:00-6:30pm

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JAMES BENHAM

Technologist, Entrepreneur, Professional Speaker Specializing in Construction, Insurance, and Risk Management

Transportation & Area Attractions

Visit the Riverwalk in San Antonio!

Riverwalk Shuttle

March 27-29
11:00am – 4:00pm (Departs every 30 minutes.)

Shuttle service departs from the JW Marriott Hill Country with drop offs TBD.


Closing Shuttle

Knibbe Ranch, San Antonio, TX – 8pm

Shuttle service departs from the closing plenary session starting at 7:40pm. (NOTE: Dessert Party is from 8:00-10:00pm)