Tag Archives: networking

CCEFP Summit
The next CCEFP Summit will take place at the University of Minnesota, October 16-18, 2018. Registration closes September 28, 2018. Attendees will get the latest developments in fluid power research, including from the projects recently awarded research supplements from the NFPA Foundation. Presentation topics include: energy conversion, storage, fluid power components, surface modification, and more. This Summit will...

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Oxford Economics Global Industry Outlook Breakfast and Roundtable Thursday, October 25, 2018| 8:00 am - 10:00 am The Pfister Hotel | Milwaukee, WI Oxford Economics invites NFPA members to attend the Global Industry Outlook Breakfast and Roundtable at no charge on Thursday, October 25th at The Pfister Hotel in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Oxford Economics' Director of U.S. Industries, Mark Killion, CFA...

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NFPA Cleveland Regional Meeting
The NFPA 2018 Cleveland Regional Meeting date has been set. We're returning to The City Club in downtown Cleveland, Ohio, for a lunch meeting on Thursday, November 8, 2018. In addition to the quality, casual networking these meetings are known for, a special presenter will be featured. Grace A. Kilbane, the Executive Director of the...

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March 2 FPIC seminar
Past attendees of NFPA Regional Meetings understand the quality of networking and programming these meetings offer in a compact and casual structure, and for those who have not attended a Regional Meeting, now’s the time!  The NFPA 2018 Milwaukee Regional Meeting is scheduled over lunch on Friday, September 7, and will meet at the Intercontinental...

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IEOC
A record-breaking 324 attendees from over 175 companies attended the 2018 Industry & Economic Outlook Conference (IEOC) at the Westin Chicago North Shore last week. This year’s conference attracted a number of first-time attendees and also included a number of fresh perspectives from new speakers to supplement conference favorites like Alan Beaulieu and Jim Meil....

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March 2 FPIC seminar
Milwaukee Regional Meeting September 7, 2018 InterContinental Milwaukee Scheduled for Friday, September 7 at the InterContinental in downtown Milwaukee, the 2018 Milwaukee Regional Meeting is attracting registrants from all areas of the fluid power supply chain and is set to provide an excellent opportunity to network with peers over lunch. See who you and your colleagues could...

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March 2 FPIC seminar
Fluid Power Industrial Consortium (FPIC) September 7, 2018 InterContinental Milwaukee Milwaukee, WI Learn more about robotic automation for small batch manufacturing of fluid power components at the September 7 MSOE Fluid Power Industrial Consortium (FPIC) seminar at the InterContinental Milwaukee. This seminar is co-located with the NFPA Milwaukee Regional Meeting, which will take place after lunch. Separate registration...

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IEOC
2018 Industry & Economic Outlook Conference (IEOC) August 13 - 15, 2018 Westin Chicago North Shore   Wheeling, Illinois It's only two weeks until the 2018 Industry & Economic Outlook Conference (IEOC). This year's conference is set to not only deliver hard data and expert analysis, but also be the highest-attended NFPA event of the year....

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March 2 FPIC seminar
The 2018 NFPA Milwaukee Regional Meeting, scheduled for the afternoon of Friday, September 7 at the InterContinental Milwaukee, will extend the technology focus of the co-located morning Fluid Power Industrial Consortium Seminar. The Regional Meeting presentation, Robotics in Manufacturing & Distribution: Collaboration, Communication & Creating the Future Workforce, will feature two speakers who are preparing students to keep pace with industrial automation and...

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Collaboration
  By Eric Lanke NFPA President/CEO The NFPA Board of Directors met the week of June 18, 2018 for its annual strategic retreat. There they reviewed the program successes NFPA achieved in its 2017-18 fiscal year. In this post, I would like to share with our membership some of those successes, especially those associated with...

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