FIA Midwest Members Meeting and FIERF Technology & Workforce Development Summit

Event Date: Thursday, September 6, 2018 to Thursday, September 6, 2018


 

The FIA Midwest Members Meeting and FIERF Technology & Workforce Development Summit will be held at the Illinois Institute for Technology (IIT) on Thursday, September 6, 2018. This event, hosted by Forge Resources Group Vice President Jeff Jones and Finkl Steel Vice President of Sales and Marketing Art Smoljan, will provide a great opportunity for you to network with your peers and hear presentations on timely topics from industry experts.

 

Learn about capabilities that can serve the forging industry supply chain through collaborative research and student interaction to feed your workforce development pipeline. Presentations also will address the latest in automation technology. In addition, FIERF Magnet School Professor Sammy Tin will be offering a tour of the IIT Technology Labs. What are your needs? Come share your thoughts with other FIA members in this interactive format!

 

Midwest Meeting Agenda

11:00 a.m. – Registration and Networking

12:00 p.m. – Lunch

12:15 p.m. - Workforce Development Presentations

12:45 p.m. - Technology & Workforce Development Panel moderated by FIA President and CEO Jim Warren

1:15 p.m. - Optional Tour of Illinois Institute of Technology Labs

 

Location

Illinois Institute of Technology
MTCC Building—Ballroom
10 W. 35th Street
Chicago, Illinois 60616

 

To register for the FIA Midwest Members Meeting and FIERF Technology & Workforce Development Summit complete the registration form or click the button below for online registration. 

 

 

Thank you to our FIA Midwest Members Meeting hosts: