Register for SupplyChainLinkExpo!
You're invited to attend SupplyChainLinkExpo, free from your desktop Oct. 17-18. In addition to many product exibits, the virtual trade show and conference features roundtables and speakers of interest to plant professionals. Those include, "What to do about electric power quality problems," an industry roundtable at 2:30 p.m. EST, Oct. 18, with participants from Cutler-Hammer, EPRI PEAC, Exelon Service, SquareD and Hajek Consulting. Click below for more details and to register: &A href="htt
What is the SupplyChainLinkExpo?
It's a two-day online conference and tradeshow. This FREE event, October 17-18, is where manufacturing and supply-chain professionals can go to enjoy all the benefits of attending an industry tradeshow, right from your desktop. That means no traveling, no expenses, no wasted time. Just valuable seminars, product information, networking everything you'd find at a traditional conference or tradeshow but on the Web.
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Annual Salary Survey
Before the calendar turned, 2016 already had the makings of a pivotal year for manufacturing, and for the world.
There were the big events for the year, including the United States as Partner Country at Hannover Messe in April and the 2016 International Manufacturing Technology Show in Chicago in September. There's also the matter of the U.S. presidential elections in November, which promise to shape policy in manufacturing for years to come.
But the year started with global economic turmoil, as a slowdown in Chinese manufacturing triggered a worldwide stock hiccup that sent values plummeting. The continued plunge in world oil prices has resulted in a slowdown in exploration and, by extension, the manufacture of exploration equipment.
Read more: 2015 Salary Survey