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August 2019 MiMfg MiMfg Magazine Magazine Have You Registered for Legislative Day? Become a Manufacturing Advocate with Two Events in One Power-Packed Day Decisions are made in Lansing every day that impact your business, your employees and your community. As a manufacturing leader, you must develop relationships with lawmakers to help them understand the important issues that affect your industry. Become a manufacturing advocate at MMA’s Legislative Day on Tuesday, 9/10/19. MMA Legislative Day has multiple opportunities to engage directly with lawmakers about your company’s most pressing concerns, including: Advocacy in Action Through relationship building, awareness and visibility, attendees will engage with Michigan Senators and Representatives in small group meetings as they discuss manufacturing policy priorities. Issues & Solutions: Moderated Lunch Discussion In this moderated discussion, manufacturing executives, legislators and agency leaders will share their perspective on issues and solutions impacting Michigan manufacturers. Your Association at Work Throughout the day, attendees will work side-by- side with MMA’s Government Affairs team and learn first-hand how to advocate for Michigan industry in an ever-changing global economy. Network with Decision-Makers Attendees will build and nurture relationships with government officials during MMA’s annual networking reception. (Lobby Day attendees receive complimentary admission to the MMA Legislative Reception.) Keeping an Eye on Michigan’s Growth Strategy Hear from Doug Ross, Senior Advisor to Governor Whitmer for Michigan Prosperity, about 2019 Tuesday, September 10, 2019 • Lansing REGISTER TODAY! Online: www.mimfg.org Phone: 517-487-8521 E-mail: martin@mimfg.org Pricing: $125/person for MMA Industry & Associate Members. $225/person for MMA Insurance and Future Members (Please note: registration for this event is limited and is open to MMA Industry and Associate members first.) the Governor’s proposed strategies to ensure that Michigan manufacturers have the tools and resources needed to grow and compete in a global economy. Balancing Competitiveness and Stewardship Michigan’s new Department of Environment, Great Lakes, and Energy (EGLE) plays a critical function in balancing economic growth and envi- ronmental protection. EGLE Director Liesl Clark will collaborate with attendees on the Administration’s strategy to support a sustainable environment, healthy communities and a vibrant economy. Become a Manufacturing Advocate Pricing for the Legislative Day is $125/person for MMA Industry & Associate Members and $225/ person for MMA Insurance and Future Members. Register online at mimfg.org or contact MMA’s Sarah Martin at martin@mimfg.org or 517-487-8521. 6 The best advocate for your business is you. Hear why you should attend Legislative Day from MMA’s own Delaney McKinley and Brianna Mills. Go to mimfg.org for the full agenda and to register. 11