MEEA Conferences

8th Annual Midwest Building Energy Codes Conference


2017-11-15T08:00:00 - 2017-11-16T14:00:00

Ann Arbor, MI

You are invited to attend the 8th Annual Midwest Building Energy Codes Conference!

Please join MEEA and building stakeholders across the Midwest for the region's premier energy codes conference! This FREE annual conference provides an opportunity to network, engage in building science and policy discussions, and learn from leading experts about current and future trends. 

2018 Midwest Energy Solutions Conference

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2018-02-07T09:00:00 - 2018-02-09T14:00:00

Chicago, IL

MEEA's annual Midwest Energy Solutions Conference (MES) is the region's biggest and best energy efficiency event, bringing together more than 650 energy professionals to build relationships, swap innovative ideas and explore into the latest policy and program trends.


Registration is now open! Sign up today.

2020 Midwest Energy Solutions Conference

chicago skyline

2020-02-26T12:00:00 - 2020-02-28T12:00:00

Chicago, IL

Save the Date! The 2020 Midwest Energy Solutions Conference will be held February 26-28 in Chicago, IL. This year we're moving to a new venue, the Chicago Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile. 

More info will be posted as the event approaches. 

Midwest LUMEN Winter Meeting

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2019-02-19T10:00:00 - 2019-02-20T12:00:00

Chicago, IL

The Lighting Utility Midwest Exchange Network (Midwest LUMEN) is the hub of strategic planning for advanced lighting in the Midwest. This annual meeting will feature updates on utility programs, DLC, EISA Lighting regulations, and much more.

Utility employees managing or planning advanced lighting programs. Space is limited to 30 attendees total. Midwest LUMEN members must register for the event to attend. Each utility may send a maximum of two representatives.

EXTENDED: End of Early-Bird Registration

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Early registration discounts for the 2019 Midwest Energy Solutions Conference end Friday, December 14. Sign up now to save up to $100 on registration.  

The Midwest Energy Solutions Conference welcomes more than 600 energy efficiency professionals to Chicago for 3 days of unparalleled networking, panel discussions and inspiring presentations from industry leaders. Learn more at

2019 Inspiring Efficiency Awards

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2019-02-21T19:00:00 - 2019-02-21T21:00:00

Chicago Hilton & Towers

The Inspiring Efficiency Awards recognize Midwest leaders who deliver groundbreaking advancements in energy efficiency in five categories: Leadership, Education, Impact, Marketing, and Innovation. The awards are presented at our Annual Inspiring Efficiency Awards Dinner & Gala.

Midwest Building Energy Codes Conference

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2018-11-28T09:00:00 - 2018-11-29T12:30:00

St. Louis, MO

November 28 & 29, 2018  - St. Louis, MO

The Midwest Building Energy Codes Conference brings together stakeholders from across the Midwest to discuss how best to promote the adoption and raise compliance with building energy codes across the region. This FREE annual conference provides an opportunity to network, engage in building science and policy discussions, and learn from leading experts about current and future trends.

2019 Midwest Energy Solutions Conference

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2019-02-20T12:00:00 - 2019-02-22T13:00:00

Chicago, IL

Registration is officially open for MEEA's 2019 Midwest Energy Solutions Conference! Register today to reserve your spot.  

Each year, MES welcomes more than 600 of the region's energy efficiency innovators, decision-makers and professionals for 3 days of unparalleled networking and sessions on EE's emerging issues. 

Annual Meeting of the Membership

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2018-06-20T17:00:00 - 2018-06-21T15:30:00

Louisville, KY

MEEA's Annual Meeting of the Membership is a free, member-only event that brings together MEEA members to review MEEA's accomplishments, discuss key issues impacting EE in the region and elect MEEA's Board of Directors. The meeting also gives our members time to network, identify potential business opportunities and provide input on MEEA's future activities.

This year's meeting kick's off on June 20 with a workshop on distributed energy resources and a member reception. And stick around after the Annual Meeting to tour the Louisville Slugger Museum or sip Evan Williams Bourbon.