Incentive Programs Saving $ for Manufacturers

As a source of innovation and wealth, California manufacturing remains critical to the state. With 44,500 manufacturers, California derives 12.8% of its GDP from manufacturing. This seminar will highlight the many opportunities for job growth in Northern California and how manufacturers can position themselves to take advantage of the upturn in the economy.

Date:       Thursday, August 20, 2015

Time:       9:05 am to 10:30 am


Speakers and Topics:


Welcome and Introductions

Sandy Person, President, Solano EDC

California Manufacturing Overview

Bill Browne, Director of Workforce & Economic Development, Manex

Governor's Economic Development Initiative (GEDI)

Patrick McGuire, Vice President, Solano EDC

PG&E Continuous Energy Improvement (CEI) Program

Michael Shabaka, PhD, Director of Sales & Innovation Excellence, Manex

Cost Savings through Energy Efficiency

J. Paul Harringon, Project Manager, Solano Energy Watch


Janssen-Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson-Johnson

700 Eubanks Drive, Vacaville, California
The event is complimentary to manufacturers, distributors and suppliers.
Space is limited. RSVP by August 17, 2015.
To register call 707-864-1855 or email
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