Taking Action From the EFC Conference

Attending the conference is the easy part. Taking action in your businesses is the challenging part.Building relationships, learning and networking thrived at this year’s EFC Conference. Located in beautiful Banff, the setting I believe is one of the gems in North America.Under the theme, “Being Relevant in this Transformational Age”, I am confident each member […]

EFC Conference Award Recipients

At Electro-Federation Canada’s (EFC) annual conference in Banff, Alberta, four recipients received awards. EFC is the Canadian, not-for-profit industry association representing the electrical and electronics products in Canada.Two Lifetime Honorary Awards were presented during a Gala evening attended by over 480 industry leaders. Harald Henze, recently retired from WESCO Distribution Canada was presented the Lifetime […]

Conference Weather Forecast for Banff

For the EFC Conference next week in Banff, please see the extended forecast for BanffThe following is suggested attire (light jackets/sweaters might be a good idea!):Conference Programs: business casual Awards Evening: dresses and suits Tours and Activities: casual – sportswear and comfortable footwear CEMRA Night: casual – denim and your favourite camp shirt or plaid shirtQR Codes — Upload […]

Great Jobs in Electrical Industry

Looking for an exciting professional career in the electrical  industry? The following member companies have available positions that may interest you. This service is available free-of-charge to EFC members. Non-members may post an industry-related job description, for a nominal fee. Click here to visit EFC Career Section

One Week Away! 2015 EFC Conference Announcements and Reminders

One Week Away! 2015 EFC Conference Announcements & RemindersThe EFC Conference is just one week away. Please take note of the following reminders and announcements. We look forward to welcoming you in Banff next week! ANNOUNCEMENTS & REMINDERS Last Call: ‘O Canada’ Singers Needed (no auditions necessary!) Thank you to those members who have expressed […]

Chris Scott & Jag Singh Leading EFC Wire & Cable Section

Chris Scott & Jag Singh Leading EFC Wire & Cable SectionClick here and also read other industry news and event information in May 15th EFC newsletterMembers of the Wire and Cable Section met recently at EFC.  The agenda included the election of officers for the current term.  Section leadership will be provided by Chris Scott of […]

Utilizing Cloud Technology in Today’s Business

Effective Content Managementby Tom Mason, Director of Communications & Business Development, Sonepar CanadaHave you ever found a time saving solution, tried to share it and found little or no interest? Over the past two years this has happened to me with the adoption of cloud technologies. I’m confused as to why this solution hasn’t been […]

IDEA and UL Hosting Meetings at EFC Conference

IDEA Hosting Head Office Meeting at EFC Conference The IDEA team, with its new CEO Paul Molitor, is scheduling head office appointments on Wednesday, May 27th at the EFC Conference, and will be available to answer any questions and provide guidance on IDEA’s Critical Fields initiative and Data Certification program. If you would like to set up […]