EDUCATION & TRAINING
Our Education and Training department is responsible for identifying needs and organizing training and educational opportunities for the employees and directors of Iowa's electric cooperatives. Each year, more than 1,000 people take advantage of IAEC's 50+ educational and training events. Co-op members can click here to access our online education and training calendar.
Click here for 2019-20 Calendar of Events
IAEC hosts a number of meetings and conferences for our members throughout the state. These events provide excellent opportunities for suppliers and vendors to showcase their latest products and services and reach co-op decision-makers. We appreciate the support of these important partnerships that ultimately give Iowa's cooperatives more resources to better meet the needs of their member-owners. To learn more about upcoming opportunities, contact Katrina Davis, IAEC Education & Training Manager, at 515-727-8944. IAEC reserves the right to deny sponsorship or advertising requests. Below is a listing of the events available for sponsorship:
Annual Meeting – December 5-6, 2019, Sheraton West Des Moines: Sponsor registration open: Click here for more information or to register
(sponsorship of breaks, reception, approx. 350 CEO/GM, Board of Directors, Key staff attend. Networking event, no booth)
Superintendents' and Foremen's Spring Conference held at Airport Holiday Inn, Des Moines: March 12-13, registration open in Jan
(Vendor show and booth, approx. 125, superintendents, line foremen, operations management attend) Click here to view 2019 registration for sponsor level pricing and info
Managers' and Board Presidents' Golf Outing and Reception held in Lake Okoboji: July 8, 2020, registration open in May
Networking, golf, attend reception with Iowa's cooperative managers and board presidents in attendance)
Superintendents' and Foremen's Fall Conference held at Airport Holiday Inn, Des Moines: Oct 29-30, registration open in August
(Vendor show and booth, approx. 125, superintendents, line foremen, operations management attend)
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Katrina Davis joined the IAEC staff in 2014, previously working for Iowa Behavioral Health Association where she planned and organized conferences, trainings and webinars for the Iowa Department of Public Health and Iowa Geothermal Association, among others. Her background includes planning and organizing events for corporate and not-for-profit associations for the past 15 years. Katrina earned her Certified Meeting Professional (CMP) credential in 2017.