The Future of American Manufacturing Summit
March 22, 2017
Franklin Furniture Institute
Mississippi State University
Cost to attend is $99.00 each and includes lunch, breaks, and conference materials.
Hilton Garden Inn in Starkville
MSU Manufacturing Summit
Rate: $105.00 Open Until: 3/7/17
Specific Topics Covered:
- The Talent War: Can the US Maintain Our Manufacturing Edge
- The Impact of Bringing Jobs Back: Transportation & Economic Development Implications
- Truths and Misconceptions about Millennial Employees
- Revised Regulations Under New Federal Leadership: What to Expect
Keynote address: Economic Development in the 21st Century
Jay Moon, President & CEO, Mississippi Manufacturers Association
Online registration is closed. Please contact Amy Garrard at 662-325-8453 to register.
MSU, partners announce Furniture Academy
Mississippi State University has launched the Mississippi Furniture Academy, a new manufacturing skills certification program created as part of a workforce development initiative.
News Story | Handout | Poster
- Furniture Manufacturing Employment: 18,341
- Furniture Suppliers Employment: 21,681
- Furniture Manufacturers Average Annual Wage: $32,405