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Attendee Registration--Manufacturing Matters EXPO

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Name: Attendee Registration--Manufacturing Matters EXPO
Date: September 27, 2017
Time: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM PDT
Registration: Register Now
Event Description:
The Manufacturing Matters EXPO is a two-day event, scheduled for September 26 and 27, that showcases the region's manufacturing capabilities.

The EXPO features a tradeshow with exhibitors representing leading contract manufacturers, job shops, and suppliers. In addition, educational workshops, featuring industry best practices, trends and new technologies are scheduled throughout the day on a variety of topics relevant to engineers, purchasing agents and managers of manufacturing companies.


Exhibitors & Workshops- September 26 & 27
Spokane County Fair & Expo Center (Spokane WA)
No charge to attend

  • Tues., September 26: 1-4 p.m.
  • Wed., September 27: 9-4 p.m. (Workshops: 9-3 p.m.)

Free workshops for attendees on Wed., Sept. 27:
"People Drive Your Business” Dr. Wade Larson, SPHR
"So You Think You're In Compliance With The Welding Code?" Kyle Harrison, P.E.
"Simplifying Your Life with Autodesk Fusion 360" Josh Spencer, CADABLE
"Spokane Youth Apprenticeships" Briana Durham, AJAC
"The Contribution of Manufacturing: Employment, Wages and Productivity" Dr. Grant Forsyth, Avista Chief Economist
"Heat Treating of Steel Alloys" Dr. Marty Weiser, Eastern Washington University
"Lean Manufacturing Simulations" Gene HamacherTechHelp
"Material Selection Methods" Dr. Patrick Ferro, Gonzaga University
"How Can L&I Help Increase Your Profits" Mark Wagar, Labor & Industries
"Policies Impacting the Manufacturing Industry" Amy Anderson, Bob Battles, Mike Ennis & Eric Lones, AWB
"Developing Talent From Within - Improving Workforce Performance" Ray Keevy, Community Colleges of Spokane
"Why Great Design is Critical for Manufacturing Companies" Rick Hosmer, Chief Marketing Officer Klündt | Hosmer
"Maximizing R & D Tax Credits for Manufacturers" Joe Stoddard, CPA, Eide Bailly
"Seven Executive Lean Leadership Practices" John Dickson, Spokane County
"Entering the Aerospace Market-What you Need to Know" presented by Rick Taylor, Vice President, Altek Incorporated and Mark Norton, Sales Manager, Eclipse Screen Printing
Connect with these exhibitors and more at the Manufacturing Matters EXPO:
Aerospace Joint Apprenticeship Committee
Alcobra Metals
Alternative Molding
American CNC
Cardinal Paint and Powder
Cd'A Metals
Community Colleges of Spokane
Coeur d'Alene Area Economic Development Corporation
D3 Technologies
Dana Saad
Eide Bailly
Greater Spokane Incorporated
Greater Spokane Valley Chamber of Commerce
Haskins Steel ( Reliance Steel & Aluminum Co)
Klündt | Hosmer
LA Aluminum Casting Company
Labor & Industries
Limitless Custom Designs
MK Morse Company
Pacific Steel  & Recycling
Papé Material Handling
Phoenix Company
Precision Cutting Technologies, Inc.
Precision Process
Quantum Energy
Quest Integration
Reiff Injection Molding
Romney Motion
Spokane County
Sytech Incorporated
University of Idaho Executive MBA
Wagstaff, Inc.
Wells Fargo

Spokane County Fair & Expo Center
404 N Havana, Spokane WA
Date/Time Information:
Wed.  September 27
Exhibitor hours: 9am - 4 p.m.
(Doors open at  8:30 pm)
Workshops 9-3pm
No charge--registration required
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