NFPA Annual Conference to Include Keynotes from Industry Leaders and Economist

The NFPA's Annual Conference will include keynote speeches from economist Alan Beaulieu, author Ram Charan and co-founder of Local Motors John Rogers Jr.

National Fluid Power Association (NFPA)

Industry leaders from across the fluid power supply chain will convene at the Ritz Carlton Kapalua in Maui on February 8-10 for the National Fluid Power Association's 2017 Annual Conference.

This year's conference lineup features speakers with wide-ranging expertise. Attendees will hear from two of the best thought leaders in business, as well as one of the most entertaining and informed economists.

The speakers include:

  • John (Jay) B. Rogers, Jr., CEO & Co-Founder of Local Motors: Local Motors can only be categorized as a wildly successful disruptive company. This is a unique opportunity to hear about the next industrial revolution from a truly dynamic individual.
  • Ram Charan, noted author, business leader and innovation expert: What more can be said about someone who has coached dozens of leaders in every business sector and written 15 books that have sold over 2 million copies? Come prepared to listen and learn.
  • Alan Beaulieu, President, Institute for Trend Research: Alan knows the industry and has forecasted fluid power markets performance through ups and downs. Alan never fails to entertain and inform.

Because of the diversity of NFPA's members and their reasons for attending the conference, the speakers appeal across the spectrum and provide unique opportunities to get business insights for the age of disruption as well as what to expect after a tumultuous year.

Other conference highlights include golf and off-site tours.

Register for the conference before December 16, 2016 to lock in an Early Bird registration rate.