Top Electrical Trade Shows to Attend in 2023

2023 is shaping up as the year of outstanding electrical trade shows! These events are a great opportunity to network, learn about the latest technology and attend workshops to help grow your electrical business!

We’ve put together a lineup of the top upcoming 2023 electrical trade shows in the U.S. and Canada. Learn more about each show and what they have to offer below!

NAHB International Builders Show 2023 

When: January 31 – February 2, 2023 

Where: Las Vegas Convention Center, Las Vegas, NV


NAHB is best for electricians who work on the residential construction side. Join tens of thousands of residential construction professionals (electricians included!) in Vegas for the National Association of Home Builders annual builders expo. See the latest products and services from the leading manufacturers and suppliers. 

Learn from the pros with education sessions, workshops and demos. This is also a great networking opportunity to connect with all the different professionals involved in residential home building!


POWERGEN International 2023 

When: February 21 – February 23, 2023 

Where: Orange County Convention Center, Orlando, FL


This is the leading trade show for electricity generators and solution providers working in power generation. Attend this trade show for the latest in power generation as the industry evolves into cleaner and more sustainable energy sources.   

Build relationships with all of the networking opportunities including breakfast roundtables and joint networking parties!

Electrical Wire Processing Technology Expo 2023 

When: May 16 – 18 (Conference), May 17-18 (Exhibition)

Where: Wisconsin Center, Milwaukee, WI


EWPTE’s conference and expo attracts close to 200 exhibitors and over 3,000 attendees representing 40 states and 25 countries. Industries include electrical wire harness, wire and cable processing.

The “Come Wired. Leave Inspired” slogan says it all for any professional working in the industry! 

The NECA Show 2023 – National Electrical Contractors Association 

When: Sep29  – Oct 2, 2023 

Where: Philadelphia, PA (Venue TBD)


This conference is known as the “#1 Event for Power, Light, Controls, Energy, Information & Communications Technology.” Most attendees are responsible for making purchasing decisions and are there to see and purchase the latest and greatest products in the electric industry. 

This is a great show to see all the latest industry products and get to know other electricians. The date is set but the details on the show and venue are still pending.  

International Conference on Electronic Devices and Advanced Electrical Engineering (ICEDAEE) 2023 

When: Jun 19 – 20, 2023 

Where: Toronto, Canada (Venue TBD)


This conference is aimed at the academic and research facets of the industry, bringing together students, academics and industry researchers.If you work on the electrical engineering side, this show may be for you!

Presentations will take place concerning recent innovations, trends and concerns in the fields of Electronic Devices and Advanced Electrical Engineering.

LightFair Trade Show and Conference 2023

When: Trade Show: May 23 – 25. 2023, Conference May 21 – 25, 2023 

Where: Javits Center, New York City


Often electricians spend time installing and rewiring lights. If this is an area your business focuses on, LightFair is a good event for you!

This electrical trade show and conference will be held on the West Side of Manhattan at the popular Javits Center! One of the largest trade shows for the architectural and commercial lighting industries, attendees will experience all the new technologies, products and networking events during this exciting show.  

This show grows each year and has been running strong for over thirty years. It also offers accredited courses for five days. 

SPARK Conference 2023

When: TBD

Where: TBD


Presented by Independent Electrical Contractors (IEC), this electrical trade show never disappoints with a wide range of guest speakers, networking events and educational seminars. Details of the 2023 show are still to be determined but we will post them as soon as they become available!

Past shows have focused on the latest in business, industry and management trends including electrical codes and safety practices.  

Electro Expo 2023

When: TBD

Where: TBD


This annual show focuses on the newest technology and solutions for the electrical construction industry including lighting, power and communications systems. This show just wrapped up its 2022 event and will be gearing up for 2023 soon!

A combination of educational seminars and hands-on exhibits will keep you up to date in this competitive industry. We’ll post details as soon as they become available! 

Check Back for More Electrical Trade Shows

This list is not complete, and many details of the electrical trade shows included here will continue to evolve and change throughout 2023.

Keep an eye on this page. We’ll continue to revise and update the list throughout the year with up-to-date information! Plus, we’ll include new electrical trade shows yet to be announced.

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