Midwest Chapter Meeting

When:  Mar 19, 2019 from 4:00 PM to 8:30 PM (CT)
General Information: Dates:

Location:  Holiday Inn and Conference Center -  6161 West Grand Ave. - Gurnee, IL

This is a great meeting for executives from the Midwest Chapter to attend, as well as, an opportunity to reward high performing managers for a job well done.  They will be presented with information from within the industry and will have the opportunity to share common issues with other managers and executives.  Register your top managers and allow them to gain a different perspective of what's taking place in the heat treating industry.

Meeting Schedule: 

Tuesday,  March 19

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm:   Networking Reception
Enjoy the first hour of networking with the best minds in heat treating to end the work day. CEO's and top executives from heat treating companies from all over the Midwest Chapter will be in attendance sharing new ideas and solutions to the challenges heat treaters encounter.

5:00 pm - 5:15 pm:  MTI Report on Industry Projects
2019 MTI President, Jamie Jones from Solar Atmospheres, will share the latest details on industry projects and updates on key initiatives MTI is moving forward with this year.

5:15 pm - 6:45 pm General Session:  

Influence:  The Art and Science of Changing Minds 

Communication between manager/employee, sales/customer and department heads is so crucial to a heat treaters success.  How would you like to snap your fingers and your colleagues and clients would instantly agree with your position? It may not be that easy, however you can dramatically improve your chances by understanding how people make decisions and what causes them to act.  In this exciting program, our speaker, Steve Hughes draws on the latest scientific research to illustrate how you can influence clients, prospects, and colleagues to see things your way without resorting to manipulation. Plus, you’ll leave with practical ideas you can apply right away.  This is a must see session for your key management.  Check out Steve's short video clip below:

6:45 pm - 8:30 pm:  Dinner and Reception

Members will enjoy dinner and drinks to further discuss ideas they have gained from the evenings sessions.


Full Printed Meeting Brochure and Registration:   CLICK HERE

If you have any questions, don't hesitate to contact the MTI Office at 904-249-0448 x102 or amanda@heattreat.net.


Holiday Inn Gurnee Convention Center
6161 West Grand Ave.
Gurnee, IL 60031
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MTI Office
904-249-0448 x102