Opening Speakers: Howe and HoweHowe

Featuring opening speakers Michael and Geoffrey Howe of Howe and Howe Technologies, as seen on the Discovery Channel.

Registration Includes Admission to OHTMMG - Owls Head

Your registration fee includes FREE admission to the Owls Head Transportation Museum. Take time between sessions to view the amazing displays.

Access to Amazing ExhibitsOHTM Wright Bros. Flyer                     Popular exhibits include antique automobiles, the Wright Brothers' Flyer, and the Lombard Logger, whose tread design is utilized by Howe and Howe!

Lunch Sponsor:

HighTower (Merrill Lynch)

Manufacturing Champion Sponsors:

AirGasWH DemmonsAEWC

Educational Session Sponsors:



Networking Sponsors:

LL Bean




However, there are still a few spots available! If you would like to join us for this event, please contact our offices at

(207) 854-2153 or at


Maine Ingenuity: Manufacturing the Future

The Manufacturers Association of Maine, in partnership with Maine International Trade Center and Maine Technology Institute, is proud to present “Maine Ingenuity-Manufacturing the Future”, a manufacturing summit, on May 5, 2011 at the Owls Head Transportation Museum in Owls Head, Maine from 8:00AM-4:00PM.


8:00 - 9:00am       Registration and Networking

9:00 - 9:30am       Welcome

            Lisa G. Martin, Executive Director, Manufacturers Association of Maine

            Charlie Chiarchiaro, Director, Owls Head Transportation Museum

9:30 – 10:15am    Keynote Speakers: Michael and Geoffrey Howe, Howe and Howe Technologies, AS SEEN ON THE DISCOVERY CHANNEL

10:15 - 10:30am   Morning Break

10:35 - 11:55am   Sector Breakout Sessions: Join fellow members of your industry to help shape the future of manufacturing in Maine

12:00 - 1:15pm     Lunch with Featured Speakers Dr. Winslow Sargeant, Chief Council for Advocacy, U.S. SBA, and  James L. Kochan, Chief Fixed-Income Strategist for Wells Fargo

1:20 - 2:10pm       Educational Session 1

2:15 - 3:05pm       Educational Session 2

3:10 - 3:20pm       Raffle and Auction

3:30 – 4:00pm      Closing Remarks from John Butera, Senior Policy Advisor, Office of Governor LePage

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