THERE’S STILL TIME Manufacturing First Expo & Conference is tomorrow

Governor Walker speaks Thursday

Published Tuesday, October 24, 2017

The 7th annual Manufacturing First Expo and Conference kicks off tomorrow, with onsite registration available and networking at 12:30 p.m. at the KI Convention Center in Green Bay. The event continues through Thursday, Oct. 26.

Manufacturing First is the state’s largest forum for Wisconsin manufacturers to showcase industry advances, highlight successes, announce the latest developments, and network.

TOMORROW’S sessions feature: creating intentional culture, optimizing workplace safety, managing cybersecurity risk, leveraging social media, developing manufacturing leaders, and leading profitable growth.

THURSDAY at 8:00 a.m. Keynote speaker Bill Taylor, founder of Fast Company and best-selling author, discusses the best ways to compete, innovate, and succeed. Governor Scott Walker will address attendees tomorrow, and programming includes: controlling healthcare costs, harnessing ISO 9001: 2015 for productivity, inbound marketing for manufacturers, leadership development, and more.

First Business presents Manufacturing First in partnership with Insight Publications and NEW Manufacturing Alliance. For more information, visit

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