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March 19, 2019 • Utica, NY
1:30PM-7:00PM

Delta Hotel by Marriott

200 Genesee Street
Utica, New York 13502

*Program runs from 1:30PM-5:00PM with a reception following from 5:00PM-7:00PM

Accelerate your company’s opportunity for attracting talent, employee retention, skills growth, and expansion with FuzeHub’s newest Solutions Forum for NYS Manufacturers. Building a skilled manufacturing workforce is essential for companies to remain competitive in the midst of industry-wide landscape changes. This event will bring together leading regional resources who stand ready to assist your company in tackling today’s most pressing issues.

Addressing workforce challenges in the manufacturing sector is critical to industry growth in New York State and across the country. At this event, experience key presentations and one-on-one meetings that will expose you to leading initiatives that can assist your company in advancing the technical knowledge of your team or recruiting the talent you need for growth.

The event will feature excellent networking opportunities and an industry expert panel.

Sponsorship

AGENDA

Main Event Program
  • 1:30PM-2:00PM
    Registration
    (Beverages and light fare will be provided)

  • 2:00PM-3:30PM
    Master of Ceremonies

       Everton H. Henriques
    Welcome and Introductions
       Franca Armstrong

       Cory Albrecht
    Keynote Speakers
       David Dussault
       Denise Ball
    Panelists
       Michael Choquette
       Patricia Dowse
       Pamela Hollenbeck
       Lisa Rawcliffe
       Rick Short   
       

  • Manufacturers’ Best Practices
       Moderated by Steve Melito
  • 3:30PM-5:00PM
    Exhibitors Showcase and one-on-one meetings with resources
Evening Reception
  • 5:00PM
    Reception Begins

  • 7:00PM
    Reception closes

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Franca Armstrong
Associate Vice President of Workforce Development and Dean of Rome Campus
Mohawk Valley Community College
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Cory Albrecht
Director
Advanced Institute for Manufacturing (AIM)
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Denise Ball

Denise Ball
Workforce Development Specialist
Tooling U-SME
Keynote Speaker

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Michael Choquette
Quality Administrator and Training Manager
Revere Copper Products, Inc.
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David Dussault
CEO
P1 Holdings, Inc.
Keynote Speaker
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Everton H. Henriques
Director, NY MEP Solutions
FuzeHub
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Steve Melito
Solutions Program Specialist
FuzeHub
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Pamela Hollenbeck
Bartell Machinery Systems
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Lisa Rawcliffe
President
Engage Forward, LLC
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Rick Short
Corporate Associate Vice President and Senior Director of Marketing Communications
Indium Corporation
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Patricia Dowse, MS
Vice President of Business Development
New York Alliance for Inclusion and Innovation
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Who Should Attend:
Manufacturers seeking to maintain and expand workforce capabilities

Don’t miss this opportunity to:

  • Learn about apprenticeships and how workforce strength will expand your business development
  • Identify workforce solutions
  • Network with peers and industry leaders
  • Capitalize on learning and resource opportunities:
    • Focused break-out discussions
    • Meet one-on-one with regional and state resources for: technical expertise, special attention to workforce development/recruitment

Available Resources

  • Advanced Institute for Manufacturing (AIM)
  • Cornell Center for Materials Research (CCMR)
  • Empire State Development (ESD): Mohawk Valley Region
  • FuzeHub
  • Herkimer BOCES VP-TECH
  • Herkimer College
  • Mohawk Valley Community College
  • Mohawk Valley EDGE
  • Mohawk Valley Small Business Development Center (SBDC)
  • Montgomery County Business Development Center

  • New York Alliance for Inclusion and Innovation (New York Alliance)
  • New York State Department of Labor (NYS DOL)
  • New York State Pollution Prevention Institute (NYS P2I)
  • Proctor High School
  • P-TECH OHM
  • RPI Center for Automation Technologies and Systems (RPI CATS)
  • SUNY Polytechnic Institute - Utica Campus
  • Trade Adjustment and Assistance Center (TAAC)
  • Workforce Development Institute (WDI)
  • Working Solutions

ACCOMMODATIONS


Delta Hotel by Marriott
200 Genesee Street
Utica, New York 13502

MVCC Solutions Forum Block

Last Day to Book:

Friday, March 15, 2019

Your special group rate: Delta Hotels Utica for $99 USD per night.

QUESTIONS?

Contact Patty Rechberger:
(518) 768-7030 Ext.512 or patty@fuzehub.com 

SPONSORSHIP

Contact Beth Rivera:
(518) 768-7030 Ext.502 or beth@fuzehub.com