All events and times are subject to change.

Wednesday, May 22      

3:00 - 5:30pm        

Advocacy Training and Issue Education with David Lusk, Founder and CEO of Key Advocacy

Attendees will learn how to conduct the most efficient and effective constituent meeting possible with members of Congress and their staff. The focus of this session will be on how to influence policymakers by unlocking the power in sharing one’s personal story.


6:00 - 8:00pm

PAC Networking Event at Art & Soul Restaurant

The PEF Patriots, sponsors of IEC’s Political Education Fund (PEF), invite you to an evening of food and drink in a trendy, industrial chic setting situated within the host hotel. 


Thursday, May 23


7:30 - 10:00am

Legislative of the Year Breakfast and Awards Presentation sponsored by Milwaukee Tool

Hear from members of Congress who have demonstrated leadership in supporting the merit-shop philosophy.

Legislators of the Year - Senator Bill Cassidy, MD (R-LA) and Congressman Tim Walberg (R-MI)

10:00 am - 12:00 pm


Head to The Hill - Attendee Meetings with Congressional Offices

We encourage you to schedule meetings now, as members’ calendars fill up quickly. These meetings are your best opportunity to educate the Administration and Congress about IEC’s efforts and the impact of policies that directly affect merit shop electrical and systems contractors.

11:00 am - 3:00pm

Lunch Break at The Liaison

Grab a bite to eat before jetting off, a great way to connect with your industry peers. 



* = invited