December 9-10, 2013—Solar Canada Conference & Exposition, Metro Toronto Convention Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Canadian Solar Industries Association (CanSIA), 150 Isabella St., Suite 605, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K1S 1V7; (613) 736-9077; www.cansia.ca/solar-conferences/solarcanada
January 29-30, 2014—Motor & Drive Systems 2014, Rosen Plaza Hotel, Orlando, Fla. Webcom Communications, 7355 E. Orchard Road, Suite 100, Greenwood Village, Colo. 80111; (800) 803-9488; www.e-driveonline.com/conferences.com
January 8-12, 2014—Elecrama 2014, International Exhibition of Electrical and Industrial Electronics Industry, Bangalore International Exhibition Centre (BIEC), Bangalore, India. Indian Electrical and Electronics Manufacturers Association (IEEMA), 501 Kakad Chambers, 132, Dr. Annie Besant Rd., Worli, Mumbai 400018, India; +91 22 2493 6528/2498 4227; www.elecrama.com .
January 20-22, 2014—National Association of Electrical Distributors Western Region Conference, JW Marriott Desert Ridge, Phoenix, Ariz. NAED, 1181 Corporate Lake Dr., St. Louis, Mo. 63132; (888) 791-2512; www.naed.org/westernregionconference .
January 29-30, 2014—Motor & Drive Systems 2014, Rosen Plaza Hotel, Orlando, Fla. Webcom Communications, 7355 E. Orchard Rd., Suite 100, Greenwood Village, Colo. 80111; (800) 803- 9488; www.e-driveonline.com/conferences
March 2-4, 2014—Power Transmission Distributors Association Spring Leaders Conference, Vdara Hotel & Spa at Aria Las Vegas, Las Vegas, Nev. PTDA, 230 W. Monroe St., Suite 1410, Chicago, Ill. 60606-4703; (312) 516-2100; www.ptda.org
March 3-6, 2014—PowerTest 2014 Conference, Hyatt Regency Denver, Denver, Colo. InterNational Electrical Testing Association (NETA), 3050 Old Centre Ave., Suite 102, Portage, Mich. 49024; (269) 488-6382; www.powertest.org
March 4-8, 2014—International Exposition for Power Transmission, Las Vegas Convention Center, Las Vegas, Nev. Power Transmission Distributors Association, 230 W. Monroe St., Suite 1410, Chicago, Ill. 60606; (312) 516-2100; www.ptda.org/IFPE
April 1-3, 2014—Electric Power Conference & Exhibition, Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, New Orleans, La. The Trade- Fair Group, 11000 Richmond Ave., Suite 690, Houston, Tex. 77042; (832) 242-1969; www.electricpowerexpo.com
May 3-5, 2014—17th Electrical Safety, Reliability and Sustainability Conference & Exhibition, Arizona Grand Resort & Spa, Phoenix, Ariz. Professional Electrical Apparatus Recyclers League (PEARL), 4255 S. Buckley Rd. #118, Aurora, Colo. 80013; (877) 287-3275; www.electricalsafetyandreliability.com
May 4-8, 2014—ISA Analysis Division Symposium, Crowne Plaza, Baton Rouge, La. International Society of Automation, 67 Alexander Dr., Research Triangle Park, N.C. 27709; (919) 549-8411; www.adsymposium.org
May 7-9, 2014—Shenzhen (China) International Small Motor & Electric Machinery Exhibition, Shenzhen Convention & Exhibition Centre, Shenzhen, China. Hong Kong International Exhibition Co. Ltd. Chi, 255 Gloucester Rd., Causeway Bay, Hong Kong, Sino Plaza, 12th Floor, Room 1205; 020 -29193588, 29193589, 29193590; www.motor-expo.cn/en/dj.asp
May 14-15, 2014—Electrical Manufacturing & Coil Winding Expo, Milwaukee Convention Center, Milwaukee, Wis. Electrical Manufacturing & Coil Winding Association, P.O. Box 278, Imperial Beach, Calif. 91933; (619) 435-3629; www.emcwa.org
June 1-6, 2014—International Society of Automation Power Industry (POWID) Symposium, Hilton Scottsdale Resort, Scottsdale, Ariz. ISA, 67 Alexander Dr., Research Triangle Park, N.C. 27709; (919) 549-8411; www.isa.org/powersymp
June 29-July 1, 2014—Electrical Apparatus Service Association Annual Convention, Sheraton Boston & Hynes Convention Center, Boston, Mass. Electrical Apparatus Service Association, 1331 Baur Blvd., St. Louis, Mo. 63132; (314) 993-2220; www.easa.com
September 8-13, 2014—IMTS 2014 - The International Manufacturing Technology Show, McCormick Place, Chicago, Ill. IMTS Exhibitions Department, 7901 Westpark Dr., McLean, Va. 22102; (800) 828-7469; www.imts.com
October 23-25, 2014—PTDA Industry Summit, Hilton Bonnet Creek, Orlando, Fla. Power Transmission Distributors Association, 230 W. Monroe St., Suite 1410, Chicago, Ill. 60606; (312) 516-2100; www.ptda.org
At left are upcoming Calendar items, as published in the most recent issues of Electrical Apparatus - Edited by Bill O’Leary
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