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fluid power students keep learning
Lynn Beyer, NFPA Workforce Manager, visited Steffen Middle School in Mequon, Wisconsin. Eighth grade students there had participated in the NFPA Fluid Power Challenge at the Milwaukee School of Engineering in December of 2013. After that, teacher Charles Bradley conducted a classroom event at Steffen. He instructed his students to determine what, if any, modifications...

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NFPA Detroit Regional Meeting
Registration is open for the Detroit Regional Meeting in Troy, MI at the Somerset Inn. Always free and scheduled to fit within your busy workday.  Plus for 2014, we are excited to have David Littmann, formerly of Comerica Bank, back to present. Details and registration can be found here. For more information, contact Leslie Miller...

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BEST of Industry Awards
Congratulations to all recipients of Hydraulics & Pneumatics’ inaugural Best of Industry Awards presented at the 2014 IFPE show. These awards were created to recognize those in the industry that have done a great job evolving to help provide engineers with the critical information they need. New media have taken many forms, so they asked...

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MAPI Summit
The Manufacturers Alliance for Productivity & Innovation (MAPI) has extended a special invitation, along with a special discount, to CEOs and senior executives of NFPA manufacturing members to attend the MAPI Executive Summit being held May 15-16 in Chicago. The event will feature case studies from companies like Siemens, Parker Hannifin, Johnson Controls, and Caterpillar,...

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IFPE 2014 sets records
IFPE 2014, and its co-located partner, CONEXPO-CON/AGG, attracted 129,364 total registered attendees to the Las Vegas Convention Center March 4-8, 2014, with international registrations totaling more than 31,000, or an increase of nine percent from the most recent events. Representing 170 countries, international registrations accounted for 24 percent of total attendees matching the record set in 2011. ...

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IFPE
According to the recent NFPA Communications Survey, creating and maintaining a social media presence is becoming more and more critical to our member company's overall operations. In the February Reporter Kari-Lynn will continue to share social media news and updates as well as helpful "tools of the trade" to assist members in navigating the online...

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By Melissa Magestro IFPE Show Director Show management recently held our staff IFPE pre-con meeting.  We talked about the essential things to know onsite, where to go, what to wear (yep, we have uniforms!) and other staffing issues.  Then we did something new - we let all the “seasoned veterans” leave the meeting and opened it...

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Upcoming Events

2014 NFPA Annual Conference February 3-5, 2014 Eau Palm Beach, Manalapan, FL 2014 IFPE March 4-8, 2014 Las Vegas Convention Center, Las Vegas, NV Save the Date IFPS has dedicated June 19th as “Fluid Power Professionals' Day” - a day of recognition for all who work in the fluid power industry! Click here for more...

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