The utility industry is constantly evolving. That’s why we offer our attendees cutting-edge education covering the latest topics and industry trends. Choose based how you learn best: education on the show floor or sitting right at your desk. We offer many topics to expand your knowledge and skills. Prepare your company for whatever comes your way.

See What We’re Planning for The Utility Expo 2021

On the show floor: Field Classrooms

Your time is limited, so we are bringing even more education to the show floor. Participate in an interactive, walking classroom led by industry experts to maximize your time.

Topics Will include:

Fleet Management
Fleet Accessories
Aerial Devices
Vacuum Excavation
Utility Locating/Underground
Contractor Pumps
Vegetation Management
Site Prep and Clearance
Technicians – Common Issues
Electrical Hazards and Equipment
Pipeline Maintenance and Rehabilitation
Trench Safety


Even when you’re not at the Expo, you can access education materials at any time and place, and immediately put your learning into practice. We offer more than 50 sessions on critical information to keep your business competitive. 

Sample Topics:

Equipment Technology
Construction Technology - Drones
Economic Update
Business Best Practices
Attract, Engage and Retain Talent
DOT Updates
Pipeline Solutions
Underground Solutions
Aerial Solutions
Bonus product overviews from exhibitors!
Samuel T. Ariaratnam, PH.d., P.Eng., F.ASCE, F.CAF, NAC

Learn From Product Experts

The field classroom provides attendees with valuable insight into the various equipment and insight into field applications. Attendees will walk away with a much better sense of how to best engage the technology in utility projects.

Samuel T. Ariaratnam, PH.d., P.Eng., F.ASCE, F.CAF, NAC
Field Classroom instructor/Arizona State University, DEL E/ WEBB School of Construction.

Field Classrooms/On-Demand Education Details

Class Details Length Price Who Should Attend
Field Classrooms 90-minute sessions $129 each These are can’t-miss sessions if you are new to the utility industry or are exploring new products for your company. All participants will gain valuable knowledge and insights, and session participation counts toward fulfilling required professional development hours (PDHs).
On-Demand Varies. Access all 50+ sessions at your own pace for a full year! Participants can retake any or all sessions as much as desired during the year. $79 (includes all sessions) Sessions are designed for owners and team leaders, offering solutions and best practices to grow your business and teams.

Check back in May for a full schedule, additional details, and to reserve your spot.

If you have ideas for session content, feel free to contact Brooke Konopacki at bkonopacki@AEM.org.