May 2010 Issue
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Registration Now Open - NFPA’s 2010 Industry and Economic Outlook Conference

August 16 - 18, 2010 Westin Chicago North Shore, Wheeling, Illinois REGISTRATION NOW OPEN! Register by July 9 for lowest registration fee Join NFPA at the intersection of marketing and strategy for the highly-acclaimed Industry and Economic Outlook Conference, August 16-18, 2010, at the Westin Chicago North Shore Hotel. This day-and-a-half event offers hard data and expert analysis on tomorrow's economic environment-- augmented this year with an additional focus into advancements across the fluid power supply chain. A conference like no other, this year's Industry and Economic Outlook Conference will offer critical insight into -- Economics, Market Forecasts, Supply Chain Advantage, and unparalleled Networking Opportunities. Conference highlights include: Economics U.S. and Global Economic Forecast, Alan Beaulieu, Institute for Trend Research (ITR) Economic Challenges to Strategic Planning, Dr. Bill Conerly, Conerly Consulting, LLC New Regulatory Landscapes for Industry, Ar...






Upcoming Events

NFPA’s Economic Update Webcast
May 20, 2010
10:00 am Central
By: Jim Meil, Eaton Corporation

3rd Annual NFPA Foundation Invitational Golf Tournament
August 16, 2010
Chevy Chase Country Club, Wheeling, Illinois

NFPA 2010 Industry and Economic Outlook Conference
August 16 – 18, 2010
Westin Chicago North Shore, Wheeling, Illinois

PTC Asia 2010
October 25-28, 2010 - Shanghai, China

NFPA’s Economic Update Webcast 
October 28, 2010
1:00 pm Central
By: Alan Beaulieu, Institute for Trend Research

2011 NFPA Annual Conference
February 16 – 19, 2011
Hyatt Regency Coconut Point, Bonita Springs, Florida

IFPE 2011
March 22 – 26, 2011
Las Vegas Convention Center, Las Vegas, Nevada
co-located with CONEXPO-Con/AGG. Please check www.ifpe.com for more details.

Hannover Fair 2011
April 4 - 8, 2011
Motion, Drive & Automation (MDA), Hannover, Germany

NFPA 2011 Industry and Economic Outlook Conference
August 16 - 17, 2011
Renaissance Schaumburg Hotel, Schaumburg, Illinois



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