Western Michigan Chapter - Opportunities in Manufacturing Technology

Tuesday, February 5, 2013
Ferris State University
1201 South State Street [map]
Big Rapids, MI 49307

My Meetings

11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. (includes lunch)

COST: $20.00 per person

DEADLINE TO REGISTER: January 31, 2013

Join the PMPA Western Michigan Chapter members for a presentation designed to help western Michigan machine shops address the scarcity of technical staff common in industry today.

Attendees will be provided an overview of the manufacturing technology programs in place at Ferris State University (FSU) and, in particular, their relevancy to the machining industry. Information regarding hiring students and graduates for internship and full time employment will also be presented. At the conclusion of the meeting will be a tour of the FSU manufacturing technology facilities.

The program will begin at 11:00 a.m. and conclude by 1:00 p.m. A private dining room in the South Commons Rock Café (located in the G-3 quadrant on the attached map) has been reserved. Note access to campus from US-131 will be off Perry Street on the left side of the map. Parking is available at and near the café, and a representative from FSU will be present to issue a parking pass to attendees.

- Overview of MFGT AAS program
- Overview of MFGE BS program
- Summer Work / Internship Opportunities
- Opportunities to Partner on Recruiting
- Lunch
- Facilities Tour and Recent Developments Regarding Lab Upgrades

(The meeting room is limited to accommodate 32 attendees, so please respond quickly if you plan on attending.)

Questions? Contact Bernie Nagengast - bnagengast@northernprecisionproducts.com

Related Files:
Ferris State University Campus Map

Who Should Attend:
This meeting will be of particular interest to your foremen/supervisors, engineers and HR personnel. Plan on bringing these folks to what promises to be a very informative program and tour.

Cancellation and Other Policies:
Refunds will be made for cancellations made 72 hours prior to the meeting. Otherwise, substitutions are encouraged.

For more information please contact:
Ms. Renee A Merker
Communications and Event Planner
Precision Machined Products Association
Phone: (440) 262-5330
Fax: (440) 526-5803
Email: rmerker@pmpa.org