Forming Our Future

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Thursday, March 8, 2018

1:30 p.m.

Be Unstoppable: The Science and Secrets of Persistence

Alden Mills
Former Navy SEAL Platoon Commander
Co-founder/CEO, Perfect Fitness
Author
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2:30 p.m.

After the Plateau – Adapting to the New Supplier Reality

Michael Robinet
Managing Director, IHS View the Presentation

3:45 p.m.

Electric Vehicles – The Technology and Stamping Industry Impact Ranges from Mild to Full

David Andrea
Automotive Consultant, Plante Moran View the Presentation

Friday, March 9, 2018

8:00 a.m.

Educational Sessions

T1: Combatting the Skills Gap in Small Town America

Ross Manni
General Manager, Baldwin Technology

T2: Are You Running Your Business or is Your Business Running You? Time to Gain Traction!

Ron Kaminski
CEO and Founder, CultureShoc View the Presentation

T3: Steel Tariffs, NAFTA Negotiations, and the Trump Administration

Omar Nashashibi
Founding Partner, The Franklin Partnership, LLP Paul Nathanson
Partner, Policy Resolution Group, Bracewell View the Presentation

T4: Business Bootcamp: How Successful Organizations Increase Engagement, Execution and Earnings

Shane Yount
Principal and Author, Competitive Solutions View the Presentation

9:15 a.m.

Educational Sessions

T1: Managing the Marketplace – Strategies for Future Success

Laurie Harbour
President and CEO, Harbour Results

T2: Beat the Breach: Are You Prepared for a Cyber-attack?

Mike Lipinski
Principal, Plante Moran Alejandro Rodriguez
Mexico Country Manager, International Consulting, Plante Moran

T5: Tax Breaks for PMA Members

Michael Siegel, CPA
Managing Director, alliantgroup View the Presentation

10:30 a.m.

Educational Sessions

T2: Simple Pathways to Profitability

Leslie Boyd
Principal, CliftonLarsonAllen LLP View the Presentation

 

T4: When Expectations and Reality Collide – Developing the Millennial Workforce

Peter Ulintz
Director of Technical Training and Workforce Development, PMA View the Presentation

 

Saturday, March 10, 2018

8:45 a.m.

One Year Later: President Trump, GOP Congress, and a New Washington

John Guzik
Founding Partner, The Franklin Partnership, LLP Omar Nashashibi
Founding Partner, The Franklin Partnership, LLP Paul Nathanson
Partner, Policy Resolution Group, Bracewell View the Presentation

 

9:45 a.m.

Closing Keynote

Made in America: Educating, Motivating and Empowering Americans to Expand Skills & Entrepreneurship

John Ratzenberger
Actor and Entrepreneur View the Presentation