El Segundo, CA
U.S. Dept. of Labor, California Innovation Corridor, Supplier Transformation Annual Forum (hosted by Raytheon) on Wednesday, October 24, 2007 from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. An all-day forum focusing on the modern challenges affecting supplier-manufacturing relationships and innovative solutions for enhancing worker performance through new ideas and methods. The event offers cutting-edge information and ideas to help a company compete better in the new global economy. Notable companies attending are Lockhead Martin, Boeing, Northrop Grumman, NASA, and the U.S. Dept. of Labor. The keynote speaker will be Dr. Wanda Austin, President (effective Jan. 2008), The Aerospace Corporation. The forum will have panel discussions on “Industry Requirements for Success,” “Industry Realities for Collaboration,” “Industry Success in Transformations: Prime/supplier Teams,” and “Industry Success via Leveraged Resources: Innovative Opportunities.” There is even a small matchmaking session for attending companies. The event is free and limited to the first 100 registrants. For additional information contact Christine Purcell, Mgr., CSA Industry Workforce & Manufacturing Development at 310-283-7323.