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November 2

Exhibitor Check-in

Exhibitors may check in and set up their booths from 8 am – 5 pm. Check-in instructions will be sent out prior to the conference. For questions, please contact Melissa Tomberg at mtomberg@scbiznews.com.

2022-02-15T10:02:42-05:008:00 am|

Best Places to Work in Manufacturing

Employee engagement is the key to retaining and recruiting your workforce. The great resignation has shown us that employers must differentiate themselves by providing an environment for their employers to excel, grow and enjoy. Learn what’s working and where your challenges lie so you can become a Best Place to Work in Manufacturing.

2022-02-15T11:11:43-05:006:00 pm|

November 3

Manufacturing Expo

Visit the Manufacturing Expo to have access to our Exhibitors. The Expo Floor spans approximately three football fields in size and attendees are encouraged to explore the entire space. The Manufacturing Expo will be open to the public from 8 am - 5 pm.

2022-02-15T10:11:28-05:008:00 am|

2023 Economic Outlook: Auto, Aerospace, Biotech

How much have these industries been impacted because of recent events and shutdowns? Are they rebounding? What does the future hold? Industry experts will present the economic outlook for the Automotive, Aerospace and BioTech Industries.

2022-02-17T17:44:27-05:003:00 pm|

November 4

Manufacturing Expo

Visit the Manufacturing Expo to have access to our Exhibitors. The Expo Floor spans approximately three football fields in size and attendees are encouraged to explore the entire space. The Manufacturing Expo will be open to the public from 8 am – 1 pm.

2022-02-15T10:10:19-05:008:00 am|

Women in Manufacturing: Leaders and Influencers

Women make up only 29% of the manufacturing workforce. However, the industry’s attitude toward recruiting and promoting women has been changing and the gender gap is narrowing. Executive women will share their past experiences and their hope for the future.

2022-02-17T17:43:31-05:008:30 am|

SCMEP Manufacturing Excellence Awards

Awards winners will be honored at 25th annual Salute to Manufacturing Awards Luncheon, the anchor event of the SC Manufacturing Conference and Expo. Award categories include: Innovator of Year, Outreach, Operational Excellence, Emerging Manufacturer and the Chuck Spangler Lifetime Achievement. Judging process coordinated by SC Manufacturing Extension Partnership. […]

2022-02-17T17:44:03-05:0012:00 pm| Speaker(s): The 2021 Awards were presented by SC Governor Henry McMaster.|

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