Proud Sponsor of the Manufacturing First Expo & Conference

The Lake Companies is a proud sponsor of the Manufacturing First Expo & Conference on Oct. 25-26, 2017 in Green Bay, WI.  Manufacturing First will showcase the latest manufacturing technology and developments, while also shining the spotlight on companies that are experiencing exceptional success. The two-day event will include plenty of networking opportunities with industry peers, customers, vendor representatives, future technology partners, and over 600 students interested in manufacturing.

We invite you to stop in and visit us at booth 209 to introduce yourself and just say hi. We’ll be happy to tell you how our Green Bay company is making a positive impact on manufacturers around the world.

Expo session agenda topics include:

  • Creating the right culture in your company
  • How great companies achieve the extraordinary
  • How to prepare your company for violent offenders and intruders
  • Robots in manufacturing
  • Facebook marketing
  • Developing leaders for manufacturing
  • Setting your company up for growth success
  • Controlling healthcare costs
  • Inbound marketing for industrial manufacturers

Keynote Speaker

Listen to Bill Taylor, founding editor of Fast Company, explain how great organizations do ordinary things in extraordinary ways—lessons about strategy, culture, service, and creativity.

Also, Be Sure to Check out the NEWMA Awards Dinner.

Plan to attend the New Manufacturing Alliance Partnership Awards Dinner on October 25th at 6:30pm. NEWMA is a group of Northeastern Wisconsin manufacturers who work with educators, workforce development, chambers of commerce, and state organizations to promote manufacturing dedicated to the mission that every northeastern Wisconsin manufacturer will find the talent it needs.

This year, NEWMA will award $40,000 in college scholarships for students to attend a two or four-year college in the New North. In the past nine years, the Alliance has sponsored $190,000 in college scholarships. The Alliance members will be having their employees from various manufacturing fields meet with over 600 students to discuss their careers in the expo hall.

Conference Details

Day 1: October 25th | Registration begins at 12:30 pm
Day 2: October 26th | Registration begins at 7:00 am with breakfast and networking to follow.

KI Convention Center
333 Main St
Green Bay, WI 54301

Manufacturing First

See you at the Expo!