NWPPA Engineering & Operations Conference and Trade Show

NWPPA Engineering & Operations Conference and Trade Show
. Please Note --> This is a Past Event!! .


Member Early Bird Fee $595.00
Member Standard Fee $645.00
Nonmember Early Bird Fee $1,190.00
Nonmember Standard Fee $1,240.00
Spouse/Companion Fee - 3 days (May not be a utility employee) $175.00
Booth Assistant Fee (Contact NWPPA to Register) $175.00
Member 1 Day Fee $295.00
Nonmember 1 Day Fee $590.00

Date: 4/7/2014 TO 4/11/2014
Time: 8:00 AM TO 12:00 PM

Silver Legacy Hotel
407 N. Virginia Street
Reno, NV 89505

(800) 687-8733


The pre-registration is currently closed. If you would like to attend this event, please come to the NWPPA registration desk at the hotel, and our onsite coordinator will be happy to help you.

Who Should Attend The E&O:

Electric utility engineering and operations personnel, as well as those in information technology, safety, purchasing, environmental, accounting, communications, or any area where a more in-depth knowledge of engineering and operations would be beneficial.

Conference Overview:

Click on the link below to download the 2014 E&O brochure!
E&O Brochure

With more than four days of learning events and, activities scheduled, the NWPPA E&O Conference and Trade Show provides a mix of education, networking, and trade show experiences that can help with the opportunities and challenges that you face. The conference and trade show provides:
  • Opportunities to meet your peers in sessions such as our engineering and linemen roundtables, educational sessions and general sessions.  Peer networking is the number one reason for attendance for many attendees.
  • Educational sessions that will present the latest best practices and innovations in your line of work.
  • Meet with exhibitors in our tradeshow to go over your needs back on the job and see their latest technology, consulting services, and more.

The 2014 NWPPA E&O provides the best bang for your buck!   Compare the E&O hotel rates, the registration fee, and the benefits such as the that a number of meals that are provided as part of the fee, and you will find it easy on your budget. A good price for a quality event make for a good deal!  See you in Reno!

For Exhibitors And Sponsors:

If your firm is interested in exhibiting in the 2014 trade show please contact Jenny Keesey at (360) 816-1458.   For Sponsors:

Is your firm interested in increasing its visibility at the 2014 E&O?  There are sponsorships available that offer a variety of benefits and levels of exposure. Contact us about a sponsorship and rise up and be noticed at the E&O!  To learn of the sponsorship opportunities that are available click on the following link (.pdf):

Sponsorship Opportunities flyer

Conference Location & Hotel Information:

Silver Legacy Resort Casino
407 North Virginia Street
Reno, NV 89501
(800) 687-8733

Room rate: $69 for a single/double during the midweek (Sun-Thu) or $99 during the weekend (Fri-Sat).

Please book your room as soon as possible, but no later than March 4, 2014, to secure this rate. Use Group Code NWPPA14 when booking your reservation.

NWPPA Hotel Reservation & Cancellation Policy:

All room reservations require full payment for all reserved nights at the time you reserve your room.

If you cancel or wish to reduce your hotel reservation, the following applies:

  1. Before March 4, 2014, you will be refunded all but one night’s payment.
  2. After March 4, 2014, no refunds will be given.

In light of the hotel reservation and cancellation policy, designed to allow the maximum use of the Silver Legacy Hotel, please register for the NWPPA E&O Conference & Trade Show before you reserve a room. Please do not reserve extra rooms or blocks of rooms for colleagues that are not registered or whom may potentially attend as this reduces availability for registered attendees. Please book only rooms that you will actually use.

If you have any questions, please call NWPPA at (360) 254-0109 and ask for help with hotel policies.

Cancellations are accepted, with full refund, if request is made at least 30 days prior to the course. Within 30 days, fees are as follows: 15-29 days, $100; 1-14 days or "no show," 100 percent of registration fee. When possible, please send a substitute instead of canceling.
NWPPA does not charge a fee for substitutions.