FIA Marketing Conference

Event Date: Tuesday, October 24, 2023 to Wednesday, October 25, 2023


This two-day hybrid event provides attendees with sales and marketing strategies to help promote and grow their businesses. Presentation topics will include Lean Sales & Marketing for Manufacturers; Customer Satisfaction and Getting the Most Feedback Out of Your Customers; Innovations in Social Media for Sales & Marketing; Green Initiatives; Economic Update and the Ripple Effect of COVID-19 and more!  Expert speakers will provide overviews of the automotive, aerospace, defense, and construction markets. The in-person event includes a networking happy hour at Park Tavern Rosemont.  Click here to download the full conference agenda.


Date: October 24-25, 2023

Location: OLC Education & Conference Center

9400 W Higgins Rd Ste 100, Rosemont, IL 60018



This is an FIA Members Only event.


Click the red button below to register online. The registration deadline is October 1, 2023. Registrations will not be accepted after this date. This is an FIA Members Only event.

For registration questions or to submit a paper registration form, please contact Kathy Edwards by email at or phone at (216) 781-6260.



Virtual participation: For those who attend virtually a Zoom link will be sent out prior to the conference. Before registering, please make sure your company’s web security allows the utilization of Zoom (Zoom Webinars). For more information on Zoom Webinars, click here: Joining and participating in Zoom Webinars


Sponsor the Marketing Conference

There are a limited number of sponsorship opportunities available for this event. Support FIA and promote your products and services by becoming a Marketing Conference sponsor. Click the link below to view the available sponsorship opportunities. Sponsorship deadline is September 18, 2023.




Thank You Lunch Sponsor:

Suggested Hotels:

(No room block) There are numerous hotels in the area, but these two are very close to OLC Conference Center.


The Westin O’Hare

6100 N River Rd

Rosemont, IL 60018


Chicago Marriott Suites O’Hare

6155 N River Rd

Rosemont, IL 60018


Cancellation Policy:
Cancellations will be permitted until October 1, 2023, and will be refunded in full. After October 1, 2023 no refunds will be given, but substitutions are allowed if submitted to the FIA in writing.


Please Note:
No registration is final until accepted by FIA. FIA reserves the right to refuse registration/attendance to any person. Any registration that is not accepted by the FIA will be refunded in full.