2014 Manufacturing Summit: The Road Ahead

Wednesday, April 23, 2014
Franklin Furniture Institute
Mississippi State University

Specific Topics Covered:

  • Transportation and Logistics
  • Changes in the Workforce
  • Supplier/Manufacturer Collaboration
  • Global Competitiveness
  • Current Regulatory Environment
  • Affordable Healthcare Update

Keynote address to be delivered by the Honorable Tate Reeves, Lieutenant Governor, State of Mississippi

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Franklin Furniture Institute
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Mississippi State, MS 39762

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