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Event DetailsFacility Tour / Job Fair / Manufacturing Expo / Presentation
October 7, 2016
612 Garrison Ave
Fort Smith, AR 72901
National Manufacturing Week: SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
Manufacturing Day is a celebration of modern manufacturing meant to inspire the next generation of manufacturers. Although manufacturing day officially occurs on the first Friday in October- this year October 7th- we are going to celebrate all week with a series of tours and educational opportunities! Please find below the itinerary for the week. You may register by selecting the link under each event. Space is limited!
Tuesday, October 4:
Tours of QualServ Solutions. Two tour times available 10:30 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. RSVP is required to the Chamber with limited space available. Open to Chamber members only. QualServ is located at 7400 South 28th Street.
Thursday, October 6:
Tours of Gerdau Special Steel facility. Two tour times available: 9:30 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. RSVP is required to the Chamber with limited space available. Open to Chamber members only.
Lunch Session on at 12:00 p.m. with Kevin Clay of Six Sigma Development Solutions. Fort Smith Regional Chamber of Commerce Board Room located at 612 Garrison Avenue. $10 per member with lunch provided. RSVP required to the Chamber. Open to Chamber members only. Lunch provided by Weldon, Williams & Lick
Friday, October 7:
First Friday Breakfast @ 7:30 a.m. featuring Dave Rowland, the Oklahoma Manufacturing Alliance. Dave will speak on innovation and technology in manufacturing.
Tours of Baldor Technology Center at UAFS at 10:00 a.m.
Meet in the lobby of the Baldor Technology Center, northwest entrance. RSVP is required to the Chamber with limited space available. Open to Chamber Members only.
Presentations by Amanda Seidenzahl on the Regional Workforce Grants and Dave Robertson on the Center for Business and Professional Development & Customized Training for companies. Lunch will be provided at the UAFS Campus in the Baldor Technology Center, Room 101. $10 per member with lunch provided. RSVP is required to the Chamber with limited space available. Lunch provided by Baldor and UAFS.
Open to Chamber Members only.
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About Fort Smith Regional Chamber of Commerce
We are an economic development organization. Our mission is to attract new businesses to our community as well as to support and retain existing companies in our area.