The MSI Workforce Solutions Symposium at the VMA Industry Forum will be held on November 2-3, 2017 at the fabulous Marriott Newport News at City Center. Itis the VMA's premiere event of the year for manufacturers, the MSI Academic and Workforce Partner Network and all workforce leaders across the Commonwealth to discuss topics centered on workforce, world-class automation, productivity, value chain and technology solutions for industry. It also provides attendees with an opportunity to network with peers, participate in professional development and celebrate Virginia manufacturing.
Workforce Symposium Highlights - Day 1 (November 2)
MSI and DIDIVA Innovation and Best Practices
State of Modern Manufacturing
Shared Responsibility: Engaging Industry and Education
Academic/Workforce Partner Excellence Showcase
Ken Eisner, Amazon Web Services will discuss their utilization of Cloud Technology for Workforce Education
Tour of Newport News Shipyard
EARLY BIRD Special Rate for MSI Partners
A special $100 attendee fee has been created for MSI partners that would like to participate in this conference. Click on the "Register Today" link below and select the "Workforce Development Symposium" fee type on the online registration form.
After September 30th, the attendee fee will be $150.
Attendees are invited to stay for the VMA Networking Reception on November 2 and attend forum events on November 3.
Hotel Reservations Please call the Marriott reservation system at 866-329-1758 and ask for the VMA Industry Forum group block to secure a room at the guaranteed group rate of $119 per night. Reservations must be made by October 12th, 2017. You can also make your reservation
Exhibit at Forum
Exhibiting at a VMA event provides you with the unique opportunity to connect with industry and government leaders to build brand awareness, make key contacts, and show your support for Virginia manufacturers. Please take a moment to review the
exhibitor information for this event.