Haven’t you always wished you could follow up with an economist on their forecast after the fact? You have your chance this September at the Government Affairs Conference. Connor Lokar, Senior Forecaster at ITC Economics, will brave the current chaotic economic environment and provide an update to his 2021 forecast for us. Come see if ITR Economics’ 94.7% accuracy rating has held up over the past year – and hear what is heading our way in 2023.
Connor Lokar was the highest rated speaker AWPA has hosted in over a decade, and AWPA is looking forward to hearing his latest. He will provide specific business cycle forecasts with clear action items to directly benefit the current and future business planning of attendees. ITR Economics has long experience providing steel industry data. Your company will benefit directly from hearing his presentation. Don’t miss it!
Amy DeArmond has been appointed Chair of the GRAC, and takes over this month from H Woltz, who has served as Chair since 2018. AWPA thanks H for his leadership over the past few years, through a complicated and challenging time. He will continue to serve on the GRAC, so AWPA can benefit from his … Continue reading AWPA Government Relations Advisory Committee (GRAC) Update: Leadership Transition
After a 2-year hiatus, the Operations Managers Meeting is back this October. We will be at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Tulsa and have a tour of the Leggett & Platt facility in Carthage. With OSHA ramping up inspections, workforce issues as tough as ever, and new heat stress rules, your operations personnel … Continue reading Operations Managers Will be Meeting in Tulsa in October
This year’s Government Affairs Conference has the information you need for your business. We are building on the enthusiasm of February’s meeting and have a fantastic program. Here’s some of what we’ll see in September. Connor Lokar from ITR Economics is back with an update on the economic outlook. How accurate was his 2021 forecast? … Continue reading AWPA Heads to Capitol Hill in September – Register Today
The 2022 Annual Meeting took place last month in Clearwater Beach, Florida, and it’s fair to say after the covid hiatus that we are back to business! Attendance was strong, and everyone was happy to be meeting in-person again. The sunshine certainly didn’t hurt, either. In case you missed it, here’s an overview. The meeting … Continue reading AWPA’s The Wire: Highlights from the Annual Meeting in Florida
The Government Affairs Conference will be held September 21-23 at the Westin Alexandria in Alexandria, VA. We hope you will join us to get the latest updates on legislation and policy affecting the steel wire industry. Registration information will be available later this Spring. Watch your inbox!
The Operations Managers Meeting is back this year! We will be at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Tulsa and have a tour of the Leggett & Platt facility in Carthage. Mark your calendar – registration will be open this summer.
Time is running out! Register and make your reservation by Friday to get the best value. Here’s what you don’t want to miss: Speaker program packed with industry information Plenty of time for business meetings with customers and colleagues Optional golf and fishing, to take advantage of the Florida sunshine! Spouse program with … Continue reading AWPA22 Discount Deadline Is Tomorrow
There is still time! We are extending the deadline to register and make reservations at the discounted rate to January 21. You can make hotel reservations here. Register here. The wire industry will be in Florida next month. Don’t miss out – register today!
If your company is interested in additional visibility at the Annual Meeting, we have new opportunities for you. Speaker Sponsorship $5000 Includes: recognition on the AWPA home page and the Annual Meeting page opportunity for your company representative to introduce speaker logo on screen during breaks at General Session Attendee Gift Sponsorship $2500 Includes: recognition … Continue reading Annual Meeting: Additional Sponsorship Opportunities Available