2021 Annual Conference

2021 Conference Speakers

The NFPA Annual Conference features industry experts from a variety of areas to help attendees improve their business acumen and more. Learn more about the 2021 conference speakers by clicking on their photographs below.

Additional content included:

  • Panel Discussion: Technology Drivers in Fluid Power’s Core Customer Markets
  • Panel Discussion: Successful Workforce Strategies for Fluid Power Company Executives

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Alan Beaulieu

Presenting Global Economics from an ITR Perspective, Alan Beaulieu has been providing workshops and economic analysis seminars in countries across the world to literally thousands of business owners and executives for the last 25 years. He is considered one of the country’s most informed economists. He is co-author of Prosperity in the Age of Decline, a powerful look at how…
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Peter Zeihan

Geopolitical Strategist Peter Zeihan is a global energy, demographic and security expert. Zeihan’s worldview marries the realities of geography and populations to a deep understanding of how global politics impact markets and economic trends, helping industry leaders navigate today’s complex mix of geopolitical risks and opportunities. With a keen eye toward what will drive tomorrow’s…
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Harry Kraemer

Harry Kraemer

Harry M. Jansen Kraemer, Jr. is an executive partner with Madison Dearborn Partners, a private equity firm based in Chicago, Illinois and a Clinical Professor of Leadership at Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management. He was named the 2008 Kellogg School Professor of the Year. Harry is the author of two bestselling leadership books: From Values…
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David Nour

A senior leadership/board advisor, researcher, executive educator, and best-selling author, David Nour is internationally recognized as the leading expert on applications of strategic relationships in profitable growth, sustained innovation, and lasting change. The author of ten books, including best-sellers Relationship Economics® (Wiley), and Co-Create (St. Martin’s Press), as well as the forthcoming Curve Benders (Wiley), Nour serves as a trusted advisor…
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