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We're pleased to announce that on Thursday 8th June 2017, we will open the doors to the second CEF LIVE event. With over 45 leading suppliers already confirmed, and lots to see, hear and do, you can guarantee that the 2017 event will be even bigger and better.

Friday 9th June, primarily focuses on electrical apprentices with workshops, skills challenges and guidance on how to get ahead in the electrical industry.

Watch this space to stay up to date as we get closer to the event – and why you really have to be there!

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Fun and free

Free parking, free entry and free lunch and refreshments plus a chance to win lots of great prizes, including a branded Transit van for 12 months, VIP tickets to the UK Moto GP and a Mercedes AMG driving experience.


Leading Brands

Meet the industry leading brands, and see the latest products and technology. Share expertise and watch live demonstrations of what’s new.


On the Day Deals

Grab some fantastic deals on the day, with discounts and special offers that can’t be missed - or repeated!


Knowledge Seminars

Ahead of The IET Wiring Regulations 18th Edition, visitors can gain a first insight into how the new edition of BS7671 could affect the way they work and hear from industry experts on the key changes and additions available to view in The Draft document. There will also be seminar sessions on the latest trends and technologies including technical talks.


Skills Challenges

Informative workshops and fun-packed skills challenges will be available throughout the day.


Apprentice Focus

On Friday 9th, the event has a special focus on young professionals, and a host of activities designed specifically for those entering the trade. Come along to find out how to get ahead in the electrical industry – and grab some unmissable and exclusive apprentice deals.


We're currently putting the finishing touches to the CEF LIVE event schedule, and will update details of the knowledge seminars available in the Learning Zone as we get closer to the event.

Check back soon for updates.




Thu 8th June - Fri 9th June



B40 1NT



NEC Hall 9


On arrival at the NEC, there will be electronic signage provided by the onsite team directing CEF attendees to the right car park area (North 2).

Parking is free. Once you’ve parked, please walk to the hall using the signposted footpaths. Members of the CEF LIVE event team will be on hand to direct you to Hall 9. Please register now for faster entry on the day.


Registration is free and easy. Please click here or use one of the REGISTER FREE buttons to register.

Prior to the event you will be emailed a personal bar code. You will be required to print and bring this with you, or alternatively show it from your mobile phone / tablet device so we can print your badge at the registration desks.
On the day, registration is possible but not recommended.


Free food and drink will be available during the event, with morning and afternoon tea / coffee stations and lunch provided. We would be more than happy to cater for any special dietary requirements – please advise where applicable on the registration form and on arrival at the event please make yourself known to the CEF LIVE event team.


Please get in touch with your local branch to see if they are providing coach transportation.

If you have any questions please contact:

01509 410739