The MFG Meeting on March 4-7, 2015, at the Orlando World Marriott Resort, will focus on the power of manufacturing and feature presentations from industry leaders on creative ways to strengthen your business. Speakers will also help you plan for the future with economic outlooks. A highly anticipated speaker, Eli Lustgarten, the President of ESL Consulting, an industrial consulting firm focused on helping businesses understand economic outlooks, will provide an overview of the current economic landscape and the outlook for the future, domestically and worldwide. 

A hot topic in the media lately is additive manufacturing. A panel of experts will help you to explore the opportunities with additive manufacturing, focusing on emerging technologies and new business models. The panel consists of: Dr. Lonnie Love, Group Leader Automation, Robotics, and Manufacturing at Oak Ridge National Laboratory; Michael Siemer, Founder of Mydea Technologies; and Rob Mudge, CEO of RPM. 

The meeting will also have plenty of opportunities for networking with your peers. Don’t miss the Welcome Reception & Dinner, where MFG will take over Universal Studios Florida! Enjoy dinner and the park’s amazing re-creations of classic cinematic locations. Get moving for a good cause at the Miles for Manufacturing 5K Run/Walk, or participate in the annual golf outing at the Hawk’s Landing Golf Club, located at the Orlando World Marriott Resort. The MFG Meeting is a great trip to bring the family along, with its proximity to area attractions such as Sea World, Universal Studios and Disney World. You can also access discounted tickets to Disney on the MFG website. 

Registration for the MFG Meeting is now open, so don’t wait – register today!