Past Meetings

October 4, 2018

Location
Bemidji State University: Bridgeman Hall, BN 100 1500 Birchmont Drive NE
Bemidji, MN 56601

May 24, 2018

Hosted by
Location
Fraternal Order of Eagles 227 10th St NW
East Grand Forks, MN

February 15, 2018

Location
Digi-Key Electronics 701 Brooks Avenue South (Third Floor West Auditorium)
Thief River Falls, MN 56701

December 14, 2017

Hosted by
U of M – Crookston’s Manufacturing Management Department
Location
U of M – Crookston: Harris A Peterson Classroom, Heritage Hall* 2900 University Avenue
Crookston, MN 56716

September 28, 2017

Hosted by
Anderson Fabrics Inc.
Location
Blackduck Senior Citizen Center 24 1st St SE
Blackduck, MN 56630

May 4, 2017

Main Program
The Minnesota Chamber Of Commerce's Perspective On Manufacturing,Test Ride An Altoz Mower And Feel The Heat Of A Classic Edge
Hosted by
Central Boiler / Altoz
Location
Central Boiler / Altoz 20502 160th Street
Greenbush, MN 56726

February 16, 2017

Main Program
Retirement Savings Crisis : Employer Retirement Plan Liability : Markets Update
Location

December 8, 2016

Main Program
The Grassroots Innovation And Growth Of Two Northwest Minnesota Companies
Hosted by
Location
Crookston Inn & Convention Center 2200 University Ave.
Crookston, MN 56715

September 15, 2016

Main Program
Finding & Creating Meaningful Workforce Training Programs in Rural MInnesota
Hosted by
Northwest Private Industry Council Northland Community & Technical College
Location
NCTC Airport Campus 13892 Airport Road
Thief River Falls, MN

May 4, 2016

Main Program
Cutting Edge Technical Education/Industry Partnership Models
Hosted by
Location
Sanford Center 1111 Event Ctr Dr NE
Bemidji, MN

December 10, 2015

Main Program
Addressing the Challenge of Finding Technology-Focused Employees
Hosted by
Center for Innovation
Location
Center for Innovation Grand Forks, ND

October 1, 2015

Main Program
Erskine's Success in Fosston Production Facility, Results of "The State of Manufacturing" 2015 Survey
Hosted by
Erskine Attachments
Location
Erskine Attachments 920 Airport Road
Fosston, MN

May 27, 2015

Main Program
Disruptive Manufacturing
Hosted by
Location
Sanford Center 1111 Event Ctr Dr NE
Bemidji, MN

February 17, 2015

Main Program
Digi-Key's Process Improvement Journey
Location
Digi-Key Electronics 701 Brooks Avenue South (Third Floor West Auditorium)
Thief River Falls, MN 56701

December 1, 2014

Main Program
Business opportunities in ND, the Bakken oil field, and Continuous Improvement with LEAN
Location
Grand Forks, ND

October 1, 2014

Main Program
How Can We Address the Skills Gap? MI2 May Be Our Answer
Location
Bemidji, MN

April 1, 2014

Main Program
Legislative Updates, State of Mfg (MN)
Location
Greenbush, MN

February 1, 2014

Main Program
What Can H2W Members Offer to the Bakken Region?
Location
Grand Forks, ND

December 12, 2013

Main Program
Small Town Meets Big Business: Gonvick and the Oil Industry
Hosted by
Richards Publishing Company Inc.
Location
Historic Legion Log Cabin Gonvick, MN

September 19, 2013

Main Program
How ACA Impacting Group Health Plans
Hosted by
Applied Products
Location
Applied Products 911 S 46th St
Grand Forks, ND 58201

June 1, 2013

Main Program
The State of Minnesota Manufacturing - 2013
Location
Bagley, MN

March 1, 2013

Main Program
Social Media's Growing Impact on Businesses
Location
Thief River Falls, MN

December 1, 2012

Main Program
Bakken Oil Patch - Industry or Boom?
Location
Grand Forks, ND

September 1, 2012

Main Program
How to Thrive, Not Just to Survive as a N. MN Mfg
Location
Bemidji, MN

April 1, 2012

Main Program
"Safety Pays" program at Central Boiler
Location
Greenbush, MN

February 1, 2012

Main Program
Making Mfg Processes Lean and Training
Location
Crookston, MN

December 1, 2011

Main Program
Arctic Cat of TRF: 50 Yrs Going Strong
Location
Thief River Falls, MN

September 1, 2011

Main Program
Made in MN - Mfg Your Future
Location
Park Rapids, MN

May 1, 2011

Location
Bagley, MN

March 1, 2011

Main Program
Exporting - Why and How
Location
Bagley, MN

December 1, 2010

Main Program
Business Climate in MN and ND & LaValley Ind.
Location
Bemidji, MN

September 1, 2010

Main Program
Health Care Reform Impacting Health Plans
Location
Thief River Falls, MN

May 1, 2010

Main Program
MN DOT update & Cuba Trip
Location
Greenbush, MN

December 1, 2009

Main Program
Cost Containment with Medical Providers
Location
Park Rapids, MN

September 1, 2009

Main Program
Min. Energy Consumption & Max Energy Indep. in Challenging Times
Location
Crookston, MN

May 1, 2009

Main Program
Procurement Technical Assistance Ctr (PTAC)
Location
East Grand Forks, MN

February 1, 2009

Main Program
Employee Training Panel
Location
Bemidji, MN

December 1, 2008

Main Program
Mfg in a Period of Econ Uncertainly
Location
Thief River Falls, MN

September 1, 2008

Main Program
Supply Chain for Wind Turbines
Location
Bagley, MN

May 1, 2008

Main Program
Continuous Process
Location
Park Rapids, MN

February 1, 2008

Main Program
Sync Flow Methodology
Location
Grand Forks, ND

October 1, 2007

Main Program
Controlling Ins. Cost & Min. Injuries
Location
Crookston, MN

May 1, 2007

Main Program
BSU Custom Business Services
Location
Red Lake Falls, MN

March 1, 2007

Main Program
Marketing NW Minnesota
Location
Bemidji, MN

December 1, 2006

Main Program
Affordable Housing Toolbox
Location
Middle River, MN

October 1, 2006

Main Program
Mending Manufacturing (book)
Location
Bemidji, MN

May 1, 2006

Main Program
Taming the Tiger (China)
Location
Thief River Falls, MN

March 1, 2006

Main Program
Benefit Trends Planning
Location
Thief River Falls, MN

December 1, 2005

Main Program
BA Degree in Manufacturing Mgmt
Location
Crookston, MN

September 1, 2005

Main Program
Exporting
Location
Bemidji, MN

September 1, 2005

Main Program
2005-09-01
Location
Bemidji, MN

May 1, 2005

Main Program
Lean Tools
Location
Middle River,

May 1, 2004

Main Program
Applying Lean Principles
Location
East Grand Forks, MN

February 2, 2004

Main Program
Trends in Lean Manufacturing
Location
Thief River Falls,

October 1, 2003

Main Program
Gaining Competitive Advantage
Location
Thief River Falls, MN

June 2, 2003

Main Program
MN Dept Trade & Econ Development
Location
Crookston, MN