August 2013 Issue
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Record Attendance Networks, Hears Market Forecasts at 2013 NFPA Industry and Economic Outlook Conference

The 2013 NFPA Industry & Economic Outlook Conference (IEOC) broke another attendance record with 319 individuals at this fluid power industry event. Attendee feedback identified the diverse speaker and topic content, exposure to global market information and multiple networking opportunities as highlights of this year's IEOC. This year's conference offered hard data, critical insight and opportunities in four major areas--Economics, Market Forecasts, Technology, and Networking. The schedule was packed with an outstanding lineup of industry experts. IEOC favorites Alan Beaulieu, Eli Lustgarten and John Walker returned with engaging presentations. Conference highlights included:Economics· Global Economics - An American Perspective, Alan Beaulieu, Institute for Trend Research (ITR)· Global Economics - A European Perspective, John Walker, Oxford EconomicsMarket Forecasts· Fluid Power Industry Forecast - Ryan Reed, Parker Hannifin Corp.· Fluid Po...

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