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Manufacturing Day

Manufacturers Invited to Host an Open House for Students of Rockford Region This is a manufacturer’s opportunity to: Impact the workforce pipeline by inspiring a new generation of potential employees Dispel outdated myths about manufacturing Build awareness about exciting careers that await

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Northern Illinois Renewable Energy Summit & Expo

Date: October 9th-October 10th Time: 8:00 am - 3:30 pm Location: Radisson Hotel and Conference Center To view the full event brochure, click here.

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Rock Valley College Community Conversations Series

Join RVC for a Community Conversation Rock Valley College will host the second in a series of Community Conversations on Thursday, October 16, 6:00-7:30 p.m., at Ellis Elementary School (222 S. Central Ave., Rockford). As part of this ongoing series, the event will feature an update on Rock Valley College followed

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Crusader Community Health Foundation "Shake, Rattle & Roll" on October 17

Crusader Community Health Foundation to Host “An Evening Of Caring” Annual event to celebrate impact in the community, honor “Spirit of Caring” individuals Rockford, IL (September 22, 2014) – Crusader Community Health will celebrate another year of service to the community during their annual fundraiser, “Shake, Rattle and Roll,” on Friday, October

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FESTIVUS for the I-39 Logistics Corridor Association

Wednesday, October 29, 2014  4:00 - 7:00 p.m.  HOFBRÄHAUS CHICAGO  Rosemont, Illinois   Festivus is an opportunity for Chicago real estate professionals to network with I-39 developers to learn more about the resources of the I-39 Logistics Corridor and why it is a global magnet for industrial, manufacturing and corporate site selection. Please join us

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2014 RAEDC Annual Meeting & Dinner

SAVE-THE-DATE:  Wednesday, November 19, 2014 5:00 pm Networking 6:30 pm Dinner & Program Giovanni’s Restaurant & Convention Center   KEYNOTE SPEAKER Dr. Caralynn Nowinski, Executive Director of UI Labs   Digital Manufacturing and Design Innovation Institute A world-class, first-of-its-kind manufacturing hub based in Chicago with the capabilities, innovative spirit, and collaborative expertise to transform American manufacturing throughout the region.                                     Presenting Sponsor:      Please use

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