International Meetings & Events


Come to Nashville for the biggest gathering of Co-op Nation all year!

The 2014 Annual Meeting & Expo are loaded with opportunities to network with co-op peers, learn from industry experts, and discuss critical resolutions that define the association’s mission. The information is for our international guests only; for US co-op members please check for information and registration.

  • Experience the new Music City Center located in the heart of downtown Nashville.
  • Enjoy Entertainment night with country music star Martina McBride.
  • Find the latest technologies and innovations at TechAdvantage ® Expo.
  • Celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Electric Cooperative Youth Tour.
  • Enhance your knowledge through education forums and director courses.

NRECA’s 2014 Annual Meeting is almost here! If you are attending, make sure you say hello to international guests from Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Guatemala, Uganda, Haiti, Bolivia and the Philippines. Highlights include:

Monday, March 3:

International Luncheon guest Edith Bueno, Administrator for the Philippines National Electric Administration, will speak about rebuilding efforts after Typhoon Haiyan.

Tuesday, March 4:

Come visit NRECA International at the NRECA Booth #738 at Tech Advantage! At 1:30pm, Mike Guidry, NRECA Director and former general manager of South Louisiana Electric Association), will share stories on his recent trip to the Philippines, where he and Martin Lowery, NRECA executive vice president, presented checks to 11 Filipino electric co-ops to provide Typhoon Haiyan relief. During this trip, they also held strategic planning sessions with the Philippines Rural Electric Cooperative Association. At 2:00pm, Mel Coleman, NRECA Board vice president, will tell you what it’s like (and what it takes) to be a volunteer for NRECA’s International Foundation.

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NRECA Regional Meetings

The NRECA Regional Meetings are your opportunity to bring our cooperative principles to life for the 42 million consumers we serve across our great country. Uphold democratic governance, guide thoughtful and visionary decisions, set the example of unity for our legislators.