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2020 Southern Section Meeting

October 9-14, 2020
Savannah, GA
The DeSoto, Savannah

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2019 Southern Section Meeting

October 6-9, 2019
Chattanooga, Tennessee

The Tennessee Chapter of the IAEI invites you to attend the 91st Annual Southern Section Meeting, Education Conference & Trade Show October 6-9, 2019. This is a great education value! Share the word with all in the electrical industry who will value the CEUs and connections they will make at this Chattanooga event. Chattanooga has been recognized as a great place to live, a tech hub of the region, and a great place to visit!

Education Program

A panel of nationally recognized NEC professionals will be making presentations, discussing code requirements and offering code interpretations on many issues encountered in the electrical field. Continuing Education Unit certificates (CEUs) will be awarded to those who qualify. Program Agenda

Companion Program

Companions will be included in the meeting's social events plus a ticket to the I-max theatre and the Aquarium to use on your own, or organize your own groups, rather than planned group activities Monday or Tuesday. The shuttle will take you to both of these as well as to shopping in the area. The tickets are provided by the Tennessee Chapter of IAEI.  Companion Program

Attendee Registration

Registration for the full for the full conference includes the education sessions, CEU certificate, a copy of the NEC®-2020 edition of IAEI’s Analysis of Changes, the welcome reception, daily refreshments, and the banquet.

Guest registration includes the reception, guest program activities including visits to the IMAX Laser Theater and the Tennessee Aquarium, and the banquet.

CEU Attendee for IAEI Member - $260.00
CEU Attendee for Non-Member - $310.00
Guest Registration - $100.00

Registration is now open! Register online


Chattanooga Marriott Downtown  
Two Carter Plaza, Chattanooga, TN 37402
Local Phone: (423) 756-0002
Last Day to Book: Friday, September 6, 2019
Group Rate: $135 USD per night 
Group Code: International Association of Electrical Inspectors
Reservations: 800-841-1674 or Book online

Vendors, Sponsors, and Advertisers

Vendors are encouraged to participate in the Trade Show and bring your best to display. Vendor registration is $750 and includes a table set-up and event entry for one person. Additional booth staff registrations are $100. Details on booth setup and dismantle, shipping, etc. will be made available closer to the event date, after you have registered. Use the online registration tool to secure your booth, or contact Ken Masters for more detail.

Sponsors help support the Southern Section Meeting while gaining broad event visibility for their brand. Use the online registration tool to secure your sponsorship, or contact Ken Masters for more detail. This year, sponsorships are available as follows:

  • Diamond Sponsor $1,000.00 
  • Platinum Sponsor $500.00
  • Gold Sponsor $300.00
  • Silver Sponsor $200.00
  • Bronze Sponsor $100.00

The Southern Section Meeting program is a fine place to place an ad. Not only will attendees use the program during the event but in most cases keep it as a collectible and reference tool. Reserve your ad spot now using the online registration tool - the best placements will go fast.
  • Business Card Ad - $50.00
  • Quarter Page Ad - $100.00
  • Half Page Ad - $150.00
  • Full Page Ad - $250.00
  • Inside Facing Back Cover Ad - $500.00
  • Inside Back Cover Ad - $750.00
  • Outside Back Cover Ad - $1,000.00
  • Inside Front Cover Ad - $1,500.00

Vendors, Sponsors & Advertisers can now register online! Register online 


Contact:  Ken Masters 

Bylaws and Operating Rules


The Southern Section bylaws were approved November 2012.

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Operating Rules

The Southern Section operating rules were approved by the Board of Directors on October 7, 2012.

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