October 2010 Issue
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Coming Soon!  NFPA’s Electronic Statistical Toolkit 6

“You Have The Ideas! We Provide The Tools!” NFPA is excited to announce the release of NFPA's Electronic Statistical Toolkit 6, the new edition of NFPA's popular Excel-based market analysis software package. NFPA member feedback has once again acted as the major driver in this improved member benefit. Toolkit 6 offers new features that will ease the interpretation of data analysis, expand data sources & selection, and improve overall market analysis capabilities, while continuing to allow users to automate time-consuming calculations, trend analysis and custom forecasting with simple point-and-click menu options as you create graphs and hard data that can be easily transferred to other reports and presentations. Important Reminder: Participation in NFPA's Confidential Shipment Statistics (CSS) is required. Visit the NFPA web site for more information about the improvements/additions included with Toolkit 6 and/or more information about the Toolkit. Some of the imp...






Upcoming Events

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

NFPA's Regional Meeting
December 9, 2010
Wojcik Conference Center at Harper College
Palatine, IL 60067

AG CONNECT 2011 Expo
January 8-10, 2011
Georgia World Congress Center, Atlanta, Georgia.

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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CCEFP Update: Open Accumulator Research Leads to NSF Off-Shore Wind Energy Storage Grant
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NFPA’s Economic Update Webcast - No Charge to NFPA Members!
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