The 14th annual Western Electrical Exposition and Conference, or Electric West, will take place in Las Vegas, February 11-13, with pre-conference workshops on Sunday, February 10. Electric West is the biggest trade show for buyers and sellers of electrical construction and maintenance equipment.

In addition to the exhibit hall, Electric West offers a comprehensive educational conference including in-depth coverage of the National Electrical Code changes. The conference is designed for all levels of professionals from basic instructional courses to sessions on the latest technology. Conference tracks will include: 2002 NEC changes, Emerging Technologies, Lighting Design, Power Quality, Professional Development, and Voice/Data Security. Stop by the Voice/Data/Signal Pavilion to see the latest in cable management systems, fiber-optic cable, handheld test devices, ISDN, LAN, raceways, and more.

Exhibitors will also be giving away raffle prizes such as gift certificates, tools and software, even DVD players and PDAs. Electric West is managed by Primedia Business Exhibitions and is sponsored by Primedia Business magazines EC&M, CEE News, Electrical Wholesaling, Lighting Dimensions, and Power Quality. For complete information and to register, visit