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August 2 - Regional Networking Summit hosted by DACO Corp.

September 12-13 - Business Planning Conference- Chicago

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MHEDA is the Material Handling Equipment Distributors Association. We are the premier trade association dedicated to serving the material handling business community. Over 600 distributor and manufacturer companies worldwide utilize MHEDA's resources to help their business stay competitive and employees stay connected. We invite you to be part of this professional network.

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September 12-13, 2018
Business Planning Conference
Hilton Rosemont/Chicago O'Hare

MHEDA & MHI are proud to present the 2018 Business Planning Conference. This is your opportunity to participate in a facilitated strategic planning session where you will work on your organization’s business plan; gain management tools and define your short and long-term goals.


Click here to learn more and register - www.mheda.org/bpc

August 2, 2018
Regional Networking Summit in Kent (Seattle) Washington

Join us for a one-day Regional Networking Summit hosted by MHEDA Member, DACO Corporation. This is a unique opportunity to network and learn with others who live and work in the same area of the country.

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July 12, 2018
Emerging Leaders Conference

The Gwen Hotel - Chicago, Illinois

MHEDA and MHI are proud to present the 2018 Emerging Leaders Conference, “Star Performance.”

Join us on July 12 for a one-day conference for material handling professionals. Gain tools and insight to propel your leadership skills to star status. Enjoy out-of-the-box thinking, personal stories, case studies and interactive activities.


Click here to learn more and register – www.mheda.org/emerging

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