Manufacturing event scheduled for April 23 in Starkville

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Daily Journal

STARKVILLE – Industry leaders will gather at Mississippi State University on April 23 to discuss existing and potential issues related to manufacturing and how to capitalize on the state’s current momentum.

Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves will be the keynote speaker at the 2014 Manufacturing Summit: The Road Ahead. The event will be held at the Franklin Furniture Center.

Topics to be discussed at the annual manufacturing summit include transportation and logistics, manufacturing competitiveness, workforce development, the regulatory environment and the Affordable Care Act.

The $99 fee to attend the summit covers materials, refreshments and lunch. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. The conference begins at 8:50 a.m. and ends at 4:30 p.m.

For more information on the summit, contact Patricia West at pwest@ahfa.us or (336) 884-5000, ext. 1000 or Amy Garrard at agarrard@cfr.msstate.edu or (662) 325-8453.

To register for the conference, visit www.ffi.msstate.edu/summit.asp.

  • Jack Makokov

    What will Taters and special guests teach at this symposium? That putting the state government up for sale is VERY profitable. Just ask Frontier Strategies.