"Competing for Tomorrow: Advanced Technology & Manufacturing in North Puget Sound"

  • Tue Aug 9th, 2011 2:25pm

What: An Economic Alliance Snohomish County forum: “Competing for Tomorrow: Advanced Technology &Manufacturing in North Puget Sound”

When: 3 to 6 p.m., Thursday, Jan. 12

Where: Port of Everett Blue Heron Room, 1205 Craftsman Way, Suite 200, Everett

Cost: $25

More info: Click here to register.

What’s next for our region’s industries? This event features a panel addressing what it will take for us to compete in tomorrow’s world of advanced manufacturing and technology and discussion of key issues facing the 2012 Legislature. Representatives of Snohomish County will participate in the discussion focusing on issues that affect the local business community.

The panel will feature Washington State University President Elson Floyd, Everett Mayor Ray Stephanson, Economic Alliance Snohomish County President and CEO Troy McClelland, Esterline Control Systems Vice President Cyndi Bajema, Snohomish County PUD General Manager Steve Klein and Mukilteo School District Superintendent Marci Larsen.

The panel moderator will be Puget Sound Regional Council Executive Director Bob Drewel, former Snohomish County executive.

Registration opens at 3 p.m. The forum follows at 3:30 p.m.