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2014 Academy Expo

Date: September 16, 2014 Time: 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Location: BMO Harris Bank Center, 300 Elm St., Rockford   The Alignment Rockford Career Awareness Committee invites your organization to host a booth at the 2014 Academy Expo.  2,000 9th grade students from Rockford Public Schools and 750 9th grade students from Belvidere School


Chinese Mainland - Hong Kong Joint Investment & Partnership Mission to North America

You are encouraged to attend: Date: Tuesday, September 16, 2014 Location: Swissotel Chicago   The Hong Kong Trade Development Council is jointly organizing the first investment and partnership mission with the Ministry of Commerce of China to North America in September. The mission aims to enhance the understanding of both the


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opportunity to: Impact the workforce pipeline by inspiring a new generation of potential employees Dispel outdated myths about manufacturing Build awareness about exciting careers that await


2014 RAEDC Annual Meeting & Dinner

SAVE-THE-DATE:  Wednesday, November 19, 2014 Additional event information to be forthcoming!