Thursday, January 19, 2012

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 MARCH 27, 2012

 Second Annual Conference on the 
Renaissance of American Manufacturing: 
Jobs, Trade, and the Presidential Elections


Presented by 

Tuesday, March 27, 2012

The National Press Club
529 14th Street, NW
Washington, DC

9:00 am-5:00 pm - Conference Presentations and Panel Discussions
5:00-7:00 pm - Cocktail Reception featuring our signature cocktail:
Buy American and Bring Back Manufacturing One-Two Punch

Free, but space limited

•Why We Need Manufacturing in the U.S. – Can We Succeed Without It?
•National Security, China and the Decline in U.S. Manufacturing
•Manufacturing and the U.S. Jobs Base – What’s Gone Wrong?
•What Do We Need to Do On Trade?
•The Presidential Election – What are the Candidates Saying about Manufacturing
and What Should They be Saying?

Gordon Brinser, President, SolarWorld Industries America Inc.
Leo W. Gerard, International President, United Steelworkers (USW)
Rob Atkinson, President, Information Technology and Innovation Foundation
Rich Harshman, Chairman and CEO, Allegheny Technologies Incorporated
Brian Toohey, President, Semiconductor Industry Association
Scott Paul, Executive Director, Alliance for American Manufacturing
Secretary of Commerce John Bryson* and representatives from the Republican Presidential
Thea Lee, Deputy Chief of Staff, AFL-CIO
Leo Hindery, Chairman of the U.S. Economy/Smart Globalization Initiative at the New
America Foundation
Clyde Prestowitz, President of the Economic Strategy Institute
Bob Ehrlich, Former Governor of Maryland 

* invited

For more information and to pre-register, please contact Lauren Donoghue.

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