The weekend prior to the Elevator U Conference at Ohio State University will be a 2 day major country music festival June 20th and the 21st. We recommend that you book your room now before they fill up.
The 18th annual Elevator U conference is planned for June 23-25, 2015. The conference is being hosted by The Ohio State University (Elevator U Professional Member Kathleen Harper), Columbus, OH. The conference and vendor expo will be held at the Blackwell Inn and Conference Center. The agenda includes great educational sessions for all, a vendor show, silent auction and the return of the popular Vendor-mercials.
The following presentations have been approved by NAESA International for Continuing Education Units.
• Elevator Cab Modernization: New Shells vs Interiors Only – .1 CEU
• Hydraulic Telescopic Jack Application and Service – .1 CEU
• Improving Maintenance Through Inspection – .1 CEU
• Inspections and AHJs -.05 CEUs
• Review of the Elevator Industry Field Employee’s Safety Handbook – .1 CEU
• Wire Rope Maintenance – .1 CEU
The NAEC Education Committee has reviewed your Continuing Education Application for the 2015 Elevator U – Annual Conference. We are pleased to inform you that the committee has approved the educational content at total value of 5.5 hours CET, 4.5 hours CAT and 1.0 Safety credit for a total of 6.5 contact hours.
Elevator Cab Modernization – 1.0 CET
Hydraulic Telescopic Jack Application & Service – 1.0 CET/CAT
Improving Maintenance through Inspection – 1.0 CET/CAT
Improving Performance on Hydraulic Elevator – 1.0 CET/CAT
Inspections & AHJs – 0.5 CET/CAT
Review of EIFESH – 1.0 Safety
Wire Rope Maintenance – 1.0 CET/CAT
To view the online conference agenda brochure click the link below.
One of the topics of education will include discussion on the benefits of having your own in-house elevator repair team or whether to contract those services outside your facility. Elevator U has professional members who do both and the information they share will be helpful in determining what the pros and cons are of each.
Golf Outing – Monday June 22nd, 2015
1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Golf Outing – 1pm Shotgun Start
Ohio State University Golf Club
$65/person – Gray Course
Transportation to the golf course is up to the participants.
Club rental is extra and must be set up ahead of time by the individual. A shirt with a collar or mock collar must be worn and shorts must be at least mid thigh in length. No denim is allowed and no steel spikes; soft spikes only.
The 2015 Elevator U Conference tentative schedule is as follows and is subject to change.
Day 1 – Tuesday June 23rd, 2015
– Educational Sessions
– Social Activity at Night
Day 2 – Wednesday June 24th, 2015
– Educational Sessions
– Vendor Expo – During Lunch & Dinner
– Dinner, Open Bar, EESF Silent Auction
Day 3 – Thursday June 25th, 2015
– Educational Sessions Morning
– Closing Luncheon
EU Conference Fees
$300 per person – 3-Days – **Includes $100 Membership Fee For 2015-2016 Year
Exhibitor Fees – 10 X 10 Foot Exhibit Space
$1000 per booth space/company EU Member – Includes Exhibit Table & Educational Conference For One Representative. **Includes $100 Membership Fee For 2015-2016 Year
$130 per person for an extra worker
8 x 2.5 Foot Draped Tables Provided
***Table Top Booth Exhibit***
Please note that we will send out a full conference agenda with presentation topics as soon as the speakers are all confirmed.
As with every year, plan on great learning experiences, interesting conversation and awesome networking opportunities from your colleagues. Register today through our online registration website.