Join us November 1 for a special presentation about owning versus leasing your building. Cushman & Wakefield will be discussing the critical decision factors that you should consider with regard to maximizing the value of your real estate.Read More
This unique program provides companies the opportunity to provide their employees with an overview and a strong foundation in the corrective action concepts and tools that are used. Participants will understand the difference between Corrections and Corrective Action and how both fit into a continuous improvement cycleRegister Here! Read More
Join us November 18 as Tony Bennett, President of the Texas Association of Manufacturers, provides insight, advice, and warnings on what to expect as the new legislative session begins in January.
ARMA will be hosting 10 facility tours for 200 high school students across the region. Participating companies include Samsung, NXP, Buildasign.com, Michael Angelo Foods, Dynamic Manufacturing Solutions, Cypress Industries and more.
After successfully offering this course in San Antonio for five years, this course is now being offered in the Austin Metropolitan Area. This unique program provides companies the opportunity to provide their employees with a strong foundation in the Lean concepts and tools that are used to drive continuous improvement and achieve world-class business performance.Register Here! Read More
Join us Thursday September 29th for our luncheon featuring the new executive director of Workforce Solutions (WFS ) Capital Area Workforce Board, Tamara Atkinson. WFS Capital Area is the leadership and governing body for the regional workforce system.Register Here! Read More
Join us September 13th for the ARMA Employment Law Seminar facilitated by Tonia Lucio and Jim Howicz of the Law Firm Richards, Rodriguez and Skeith. This half-day event will provide you and your managers with helpful information on a variety of critical issues impacting companies.Register Here!
Join us Wednesday, August 24th for our luncheon featuring Dr. Thomas Edgar. Dr. Edgar is Professor of Chemical Engineering at the University of Texas at Austin and Director of the UT Energy Institute. He is also co-founder of the Smart Manufacturing Leadership Coalition, which developed a research roadmap to address smart, zero-emission, energy-efficient manufacturing. He will speak on the work of this coalition to drive performance through technology and automation.Register Here!
Using stories and examples, this engaging and highly interactive session will provide you with actionable information that you can use to make immediate improvements to your recruiting and hiring strategies and processes.Read More
Join us on July 28 for a special presentation on Corrective Action lead by Kristin Wheatley with TMAC. As plant manager for over 15 years, Kristin addresses errors and quality issues for several companies and developed a consistent, effective approach. The talk will focus on: Corrective Action and how it is different from simply correcting a problem, Root Cause Analysis, a brief overview of tools and methodologies, Corrective Action's place in a Quality Management System, Why is it so hard?Read More
ARMA Members Only: Join us July 20th for food, fun and golf. Grab a coworker and come on down. All attendees get a drink ticket and free golf. We will also have door prizes and gifts.Register Here!
This workshop deals with leadership at the behavioral level, giving participants the opportunity to practice behaviors that sustain lean practices, plus help them lead others to do the same.Register Here! Read More
5S: Workplace Organization, a cornerstone tool within Lean Manufacturing, will be covered in detail. Specific step-by-step instructions on each of the five S’s (Sort, Set in Order, Shine, Standardize, and Sustain) will be explained, along with many practical examples.Register Here! Read More
Focus Strategies is a leading mid-market Merger and Acquisition advisor focused on serving the unique needs of privately-held businesses seeking capital or ownership transition solutions. We are deal experts that offer sell-side, capital raising, corporate advisory and buy-side investment banking services. Our focus is representing companies who have never sold equity or raised institutional capital and are thinking about long term plans for ownership, succession and/or liquidity.Read More
Please join us Wednesday, May 25th for our luncheon featuring Tim Flaherty, GM of Caterpillar. Tim oversees the Large Engine plant in Seguin, a state of the art, two million sqft facility. He'll speak on Caterpillar, successes and challenges of their production system, and the future of the industry.Register Here!
Attendance is open to all manufacturing members. If you have any interest in getting involved email Stephanie Trail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Join us for the 3rd Annual ARMA Golf Tournament with Title Sponsor, A&D Insurance Advisors at the beautiful Avery Ranch Course.SOLD OUT! Read More
Please join us April 21 for our luncheon featuring Evan Smith, Editor-in-Chief, CEO, and co-founder of the Texas Tribune. Since its launch in 2009, the Tribune has won international acclaim and numerous honors, including eight national Edward R. Murrow Awards from the Radio Television Digital News Association and six awards from the Online News Association. Previously Evan spent nearly 18 years at Texas Monthly, including eight years as Editor and a year as President and Editor-in-Chief.
The Supervisor Certification curriculum targets first-line supervisors at manufacturing facilities with a comprehensive overview of supervisory principles. With a strong emphasis on continuous improvement, job instruction, employee relations, problem solving, and effective communication, the course teaches students the interpersonal strategies to become a productive and respected supervisor.
Join us for a special manufacturing focused discussion with Congressman McCaul, Chairman of the Department of Homeland Security. This is a members only event and an important opportunity for us to share thoughts and concerns with our elected leaders.Register Here!
Please join us February 23rd (Tuesday) for our luncheon featuring Michael Curry, Director of Manufacturing of Pfzier (Formerly Hospira). Curry has over 23 years of experience in the Biotech/Pharmaceutical industry. He’ll speak about the rewards and challenges of producing over 1/3rd of the IV bags used in the United States.Register Here!
Join us February 15th for a seminar facilitated by OSHA, TCEQ, and Berg Compliance Solutions, LLC. This event has been coordinated to ensure that participants stay well informed on complex environmental and safety issues that could potentially impact your facility.Register Here!
Join us for the first ARMA luncheon of 2016. As Senior Vice President for 3DR and former CEO for DJI North America, Colin Guinn has been a driving leader in the surge of unmanned aerial vehicles (AKA Drones). Register here: https://arma-3dr.eventbrite.com
Calling all members. Join us for the ARMA Holiday Bash at Top Golf. Register here: http://arma-holiday15.eventbrite.com
Join us for a special lunchoen as we release data from the ARMA Manufacturing Impact Study, an indepth look at the economic contributions of manufacturing in Central Texas. Register here: http://arma-impact.eventbrite.com.
As part of ARMA's initiative to promote manufacturing to the next generation of engineers and workers, we will be hosting school districts and STEM students at five different facilities.
A former Marine Pilot and CEO of a manufacturing plant, Cordell Bennigson will address leadership, overcoming obstacles, and accomplishing the mission. Register now: http://arma-effective-leadership.eventbrite.com
Join us to examine the top issues facing manufacturers in employment law. Register here: http://arma-law-seminar.eventbrite.com.
Join us for our speaker luncheon featuring Paul Evans, Director of Automation and Robitics Dvision at SwRI. The presentation will focus on the present and future of automation in manufacturing. Register here: http://arma-swri.eventbrite.com.
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Join us for the 2nd Annual ARMA Golf Tournament sponsored by Padgett Stratemann at the beautiful Avery Ranch Course. Register here: http://arma-golf2.eventbrite.comRead More
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As Vice President for the Texas Assoc of Manufacturers, Stephanie Simpson is uniquely qualified to provide critical information on what to expect in the upcoming legislative session and what's at stake for manufacturers.
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Join us on chartered bus as we travel to Seguin, Texas to see the Caterpillar engine assembly facility and get a first hand account of their production system.
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ARMA celebrates Manufacturing Day by organizing five facility tours for STEM students in four school districts. The focus is on showcasing the worldclass facilities in our region and promoting the potential career paths within industry.
We are pleased to host Steve Patterson, Athletic Director for UT at this special event for top executivies of area manufacturers. ARMA thanks it's headline sponsor, Oxford Commercial, for making the evening possible.
Join us for a forum with the top mayoral candidates in Austin. Steve Adler, Sheryl Cole, and Mike Martinez will present their ideas on the challenges and solutions facing Austin. There will be a moderated discussion as well as open Q&A. Register now: http://arma-debate.eventbrite.com.
Join us for drinks, food, and golf on July 30th from 4:30 to 6:30. We'll discuss association business, have door prizes, and then hit the golf bays. ARMA members register here: http://arma-july.eventbrite.com.
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Dr. Fish is a leading expert in additive manufacturing. He is currently researching high melting temperature plastics and metals. Learn how these technologies are going to impact all levels of manufacturing in the near future.
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We'll be exhibiting May 21 - 22. Stop by and say hello. More info at http://www.amconshows.com/spring-shows/austin-tx/
Join us May 1st for the first annual ARMA Golf Tournament at the beautiful Avery Ranch Course. Registration now open!Read More
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