FMA Annual Meeting
March 8-10, 2017 | The Ritz-Carlton | New Orleans
About the Meeting
Building on the collaborative tradition of two world-class co-located conferences, the Annual Meeting of the Fabricators & Manufacturers Association Intl.® (FMA) is an event you can’t afford to miss. In three action-packed days you will learn from topnotch presenters during industry-relevant keynote presentations, interactive panel discussions, and facilitated roundtables; meet with hundreds of industry contacts who have the same challenges you are facing; and enjoy fun networking time at plant tours, golf tournaments, and evening receptions
Dr. Shawn DuBravac
Futurist, Best-Selling Author, and Chief Economist
Senior Director of Research
Consumer Technology Association (CTA)
Drawing on research conducted by CTA, Shawn will share which experimental technologies will stick and disrupt business models. He’ll also showcase how business innovation has and will continue to affect the metal manufacturing industry.
The Ritz-Carlton, New Orleans
921 Canal St.
New Orleans, LA 70112 92109
At The Ritz-Carlton, New Orleans, located on the edge of the French Quarter, the experience of the city comes to life as soon as guests cross the threshold of the historic luxury hotel. Set within the 1908 Beaux Arts Maison Blanche building, the property highlights traditional Southern ambiance with an elegant interior that reflects the graciousness of antebellum mansions. Guests have the advantage of staying near popular area attractions, including Bourbon Street, but can also: experience local traditions in the hotel’s courtyard which hosts special events, enjoy a peaceful retreat at the city’s largest day spa, and take in live music at the Davenport Lounge.