MWSC 2014

Midwest Regional Service Conference

19th & 20th

American Legion Post 18, Lockport, IL

  • A Full House at the MWSC
  • Brad Eickwielen of Digitenna presents at the 2010 MWSC
  • ESDA Board Members George Weiss (Left) and Frank Stillson (Right) address the conference
  • The Industry Roundtable at the 2010 MWSC
  • Leo Cloutier (Left) and Jeff Dooley of Panasonic (Right) enjoying the buffet
  • Saturday night dinner banquet sponsored by Panasonic
  • Tom Bartz from RCA providing training at the MWSC
  • Wayne Markman providing training at the MWSC
  • Dave Kliss (Right), ESDA Executive Director, accepting NESDA Outstanding Regional Conference Award from Fred Paradis (Left), NESDA Past President, at NPSC 2010 in Nashville, TN
  • (Left to Right) ESDA President Dave Thomas, Mike Gorbett of Video Service of Virginia, Inc, George Weiss, and Nick Eismin at the 2010 MWSC
  • Dean Leonard (Left) and Chris Chisim (Right) during a meal break
  • George Cawthorne of Panasonic Addressing the Conference
  • "Alpine" George Weiss & Randy Reusser

At the 2014 MWSC, you'll spend two fast-paced days in Lockport, Illinois (Conveniently located 35 minutes from Chicago's Midway International Airport) where you'll receive valuable training from the best instructors in the industry. The smaller scale of the MWSC means you'll get the chance to have face-to-face meetings with manufacturer, TPA, and distributor representatives, and to network with other servicers just like you.

Please Note: The 2014 MWSC will be held in a new location! After consultation with attendees and industry representatives, we've moved the MWSC to Lockport, Illinois, just outside of Joliet. Classroom, meeting, food, and hospitality facilities are in the American Legion Post 18.

Click here for more information on the new location.

The Schedule

The 2014 MWSC has a full schedule of technical training, professional certification, and networking opportunities for the independent servicer.


The Training

Knowledge is power, and we've got the knowledge you need to succeed. We're always working to add even more things to learn and do, so check back often!


Travel & Lodging

The 2014 MWSC will be held at the American Legion Post 18 in Lockport, IL. Hotels, travel options, and alternate accommodations are available on the Registration page.


Certification / Testing

While at the MWSC, you'll have the opportunity to take training classes for NESDA & ISCET certifications, including: CET, CSM, MST, & CSR You'll also have the opportunity to take the certification tests during the conference, while the information is still fresh in your mind.


Trade Show

Throughout the conference, there will be a continuous mini trade show featuring tables stacked with new products, literature and samples. The vendors who most appreciate and care for your business will be there for you to talk with, answer your questions and to take your orders.



It's impossible to stress enough the importance of networking in business today. The MWSC offers an invaluable forum to speak with other service professionals, manufacturers, TPAs, and distributors about the issues that you face in your day to day business.


Why You Should Come

Times are tough, and we have too few opportunities to expand our potential and grow our businesses. We think this conference gets YOU the most BANG for your buck in our industry. The MWSC is run by electronics servicers, for electronic servicers and provides an invaluable forum to network, share ideas, preview new products and services, and receive the technical and managerial training that is so essential to business today. In 2012 the MWSC received national recognition from NESDA at the National Professional Service Convention for its continuing efforts on a regional level. Attendees quickly learn that it doesn't cost to visit the MWSC, IT PAYS!

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