Tag Archives: IEOC

Education Roadmap road to horizon
  By Eric Lanke NFPA President/CEO The latest CEO video is a re-recording of the presentation I gave at the 2017 Industry and Economic Outlook Conference Technology Roadmap Forum lunch session, which covered the content of 2017 NFPA Technology Roadmap updates. The NFPA Technology Roadmap was created to provide an industry-wide consensus on the pre-competitive research...

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2017 Future Leaders IEOC tour
The NFPA Future Leaders Network took advantage of the recent NFPA Industry and Economic Outlook Conference to come together for two exclusive networking and education opportunities. First, participants filled the room for a special lunch program featuring Chris Schuppe, Engineering Integration Leader for GE Additive. Chris shared how GE is actively using additive applications for...

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NFPA Industry and Economic Outlook Conference
An almost record-breaking 318 attendees from 184 companies attended the 2017 Industry & Economic Outlook Conference (IEOC) at the Westin Chicago North Shore last week. Presentations from conference favorites such as Alan Beaulieu, Jim Meil, and Eli Lustgarten were strong as always, and there were also some new faces there to offer fresh perspectives. Many...

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Despite, or perhaps because of, a last-minute course change, the 2017 NFPA Foundation Invitational Golf Tournament was a great success. When a deluge of rain forced the Chevy Chase Golf Club in Wheeling to close for the entire month of August, Glenview Park Golf Club welcomed NFPA with a course in beautiful condition and a...

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IEOC attendees
2017 Industry & Economic Outlook Conference (IEOC) August 15 - 16, 2017 Westin Chicago North Shore in Wheeling, Illinois Golf and welcome reception August 14 - Glenview Park Golf Club It's only two weeks until the 2017 Industry & Economic Outlook Conference (IEOC). This year's conference is set to deliver hard data and expert analysis for everyone...

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Golf
Attention All NFPA IEOC Foundation Invitational Golf Tournament & Welcome Reception Participants! Due to heavy rains in July causing the Des Plaines River to swell to flood stage, Chevy Chase Country Club (the original site of the Monday, August 14 NFPA events) was overwhelmed and has closed for the entire month of August. However, we...

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Future Leaders Deltrol Tour
The NFPA Future Leaders Group has been invited to tour the Bosch Rexroth Electric Drives and Controls Headquarters in Hoffman Estates at the conclusion of this year’s Industry and Economic Outlook Conference. This facility features the Rexroth 14.0 Technology Center where the group will experience live demonstrations of the latest technologies from this Division. The...

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IEOC attendees
2017 Industry & Economic Outlook Conference (IEOC) August 15 - 16, 2017 Golf and welcome reception August 14 Westin Chicago North Shore in Wheeling, Illinois Most of you may already know that the IEOC delivers… Analysis and hard data focused on today’s economic environment. Market forecasts and technology breakthroughs that will shape the future of our industry....

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NFPA Industry and Economic Outlook Conference
2017 Industry & Economic Outlook Conference (IEOC) August 15 - 16, 2017 Golf and welcome reception August 14 Westin Chicago North Shore in Wheeling, Illinois NFPA’s 2017 Industry & Economic Outlook Conference (IEOC) combines valuable networking opportunities with actionable economic insights. There are many reasons it is NFPA's most popular annual event, but the top takeaways that keep...

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NFPA Industry and Economic Outlook Conference
2017 Industry & Economic Outlook Conference (IEOC) August 15 - 16, 2017 Golf and welcome reception August 14 Westin Chicago North Shore in Wheeling, Illinois NFPA members can save $150 on Industry & Economic Outlook Conference (IEOC) registration by taking advantage of early bird registration rates. Early bird registration for this year’s IEOC ends Friday, July 14. This...

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