Hi-Tech Electric - contracting services for trade shows & special events

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Walter E. Washington Convention Center                    801 Mount Vernon Place NW Washington, DC 20001

202-249-3600 phone

202-249-3601 fax


1010 Vermont Ave NW, Suite 717                                  Washington, DC 20005


Hi-Tech Electric was founded in 1999 on a legacy of over 45 years of family buisness. Hi-Tech's services are dedicated solely to providing temporary electrical, plumbing and rigging services in the trade show and convention industry.

Hi-Tech has always been in the business of providing temporary utility services in the convention/trade show industry and has performed work for numerous Convention Centers in the country. Between 1999 and 2003, Hi-Tech Electric provided electrical services in the following Convention Centers:

  • Moscone Convention Center in San Francisco
  • San Diego Convention Center
  • Santa Barbara Convention Center
  • San Jose Convention Center
  • Anaheim Convention Center


Hi-Tech Electric expanded to the East Coast and became the exclusive electrical, air, water and drain service contractor for the Walter E. Washington Convention Center. For over a decade, Hi-Tech Electric has been recognized for quality work for special events including:

  • American Idol auditions 2005 and 2014
  • American Israeli Public Affairs Committee
  • Association of Unmanned Vehicle Systems International
  • Association of the US Army (AUSA)
  • Cardiovascular Research Foundation (TCT)
  • International Motorcycle Show
  • Oprah Winfrey's Live Your Best Life Tour 2005
  • Presidential Inaugural 2009 and 2013
  • American College of Cardiology Annual Scientific Session & Expo
  • The Washington Auto Show

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In 2014, Hi-Tech Electric partnered with Conti Corporation and formed Conti-HTE, which has become the exclusive electrical contractor for special events at the Detroit Cobo Center. www.conti-hte.com