Two FREE Networking and Learning Events in October! Manufacturers Forum Oct 12 & Oct 26

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Two FREE Networking
 and Learning Events in October! 

Friday, October 12
1:00 - 3:00 pm
Hazelett Corporation, Colchester 
A nearly 100-year old business, Hazelett Corporation is a global leader in the design and manufacture of continuous casting machines.  At this FREE VMEC Forum, Hazelett will present their Training Within Industry (TWI) experience, explaining and showing how they've utilized TWI in their manufacturing processes and in workforce training. Included will be a  "hands-on" exercise to demonstrate the effectiveness of TWI methods compared to traditional methods of training.
Note: Limit of 2 employees per company, VT Manufacturers only

Continuous Improvement 

and Innovation Symposium


Friday, October 26 

10:30 am - 3:00 pm

GlobalFoundries, Essex Junction


This FREE event coinciding with VT MFG Day/ Month is a combination of poster session, networking and focused learning where Vermont continuous improvement and innovation enthusiasts will gather.  Teams will display and discuss their use of a variety of Continuous Improvement and Innovation methods to address problems or strive for a desired "future state". The day will also include experienced practitioners sharing and leading discussions on mindsets, methods and systems, focused on topics such as workforce development and TWI, Toyota Kata and developing a sustainable Continuous Improvement Culture, and Innovation Engineering. 
Note: Advance Registration is Required 
for Host Site Security Check-in
Friday, October 12, 2018 - 1:00pm