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Member Favorites Return to 2013 NFPA Industry and Economic Outlook Conference Speaker Lineup

August 12-14, 2013Westin Chicago North Shore, Wheeling, Illinois REGISTRATION NOW OPEN! Take advantage of “Early Bird” registration rates by July 15th. This year's schedule is packed with an outstanding lineup of industry experts. IEOC favorites Alan Beaulieu, Eli Lustgarten and John Walker return with engaging presentations. We also have some exciting new additions this year. Conference highlights include:EconomicsGlobal Economics - An American Perspective, Alan Beaulieu, Institute for Trend Research (ITR)Global Economics - A European Perspective, John Walker, Oxford EconomicsMarket ForecastsFluid Power Customer Markets Overview - Eli Lustgarten, ESL ConsultantsConstruction Machinery Forecast - David Phillips, Off-Highway ResearchAgricultural Machinery Forecast - Dan Manternach, Doane Advisory ServicesHeavy Truck Market Forecast - Eric Starks, FTR AssociatesIndustrial Markets Overview - Don Norman, MAPI, Inc.Material Handling & Metalworking Market Forecast - Ken Kr...






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2013 Industry & Economic Outlook Conference
August 12-14, 2013
Westin Chicago North Shore, Wheeling, IL

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2013 NFPA Fluid Power Career Fair
November 6, 2013
Radisson Hotel & Conference Center, Pleasant Prairie, WI

2013 Fluid Power Systems Conference
November 19-21, 2013
Doubletree Hotel, Rosemont, IL

2014 NFPA Annual Conference
February 3-5, 2014
Eau Palm Beach, Manalapan, FL

2014 IFPE
March 4-8, 2014
Las Vegas Convention Center, Las Vegas, NV

2014 IFPE Fluid Power Zone
September 8-12, 2014
McCormick Place, Chicago, IL


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