January 2014 Issue
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NFPA Members Set to Gather for 2014 Annual Conference

There's still time to register and join us for the 2014 NFPA Annual Conference being held February 3-5 at the Eau Palm Beach Hotel in Manalapan, Florida. See Who's ComingNFPA’s high-profile speakers to provide multiple perspectives, including:Federal Regulations are a Drag (on US Manufacturing Competitiveness) - Stephen Gold, President and CEO of MAPI;Why a Healthy Industry Needs Pre-Competitive Research - Kim Stelson, PhD, CCEFP Director;Powers of Yesterday, Powers of Tomorrow - Peter Zeihan, Zeihan on Geopolitics;Rekindling the Spirit of Innovation - Jeffrey Lumetta, VP Technology, Jabil;Leadership Vertigo - S. Max Brown, Shingo Institute.Committees and boards take the lead in directing projects that not only strengthen the fluid power industry, but also provide members with tools for their own success. The 2014 NFPA Annual Conference is the one time when all task force members, board members, committee members, council members and future leaders come together to decide on initia...






Upcoming Events

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

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IFPS has dedicated June 19th as “Fluid Power Professionals' Day” - a day of recognition for all who work in the fluid power industry!
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NFPA Industry and Economic Outlook Conference (IEOC)
August 11-13, 2014
Westin Chicago North Shore, Wheeling, IL

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


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