Policy and Programs That Impact Manufacturers – What You Should Know

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The ITPS and IFCS will bring together an impressive and diverse group of business leaders to help executives stay on top of the latest trends and innovations affecting their manufacturing operations. This two-day summit will feature two joint general sessions with a total of ten presentations addressing topics that appeal to all manufacturing executives, including:

TRUMP’s Washington: The New Normal?

Omar Nashashibi

Omar Nashashibi, Founder Partner, The Franklin Partnership

President Trump has kept his campaign promise to shake up Washington and it is anything but business as usual in the nation’s capital. Omar S. Nashashibi lobbies Congress, the White House, and federal agencies on behalf of manufacturing companies and other groups. This is your chance to hear directly from a Washington insider about the latest on trade, workforce training, regulations, and implementation of the new tax law, among other timely issues.



Manufacturing USA Initiatives: What They Are and How You Can Benefit

Thomas Kurfess, Ph.D., P.E.

Thomas Kurfess, Ph.D., P.E., HUSCO/Ramirez Distinguished Chair in Fluid & Motion Control and Professor in the Woodruff School of Mechanical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology

Manufacturing USA is an initiative focused on coordinating public and private investments in emerging advanced manufacturing technologies that bring together industry, academia, and government partners to leverage existing resources, collaborate, and co-invest in advanced manufacturing innovation. Dr. Kurfess will provide an overview of these initiatives and how manufacturers can benefit from these efforts.



Why I’m Attending:

“ITPS gives me the opportunity to gather general high-level knowledge about the health and trends of my industry, combined with networking opportunities, in a nice atmosphere. I was satisfied with ITPS two years ago, and I’m looking forward to the event this year.”

Daniel Llaguno, President, Nutec Bickley







Register Now Save 25% with discount code ED25C.


Registration discounts are available for IHEA, CCAI, MTI, CECOF, JIFMA, VDMA, Electrocoat Association, and WiM members.

For complete Summit information, including hotel reservations and to register, visit ITPS/IFCS. Call 941-373-1830 with questions.

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