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NEPIRC is excited to once again host Manufacturing Day 2021 as an in-person event on Friday, May 6th  2022 at the Mohegan Sun Pocono Convention Center in Wilkes-Barre, PA! Back by popular demand is keynote speaker David Beurle, CEO of Future iQ.

More details to come regarding sponsorship and exhibitor opportunities, breakout sessions, speaker lineup.

Questions? Please email Chelsey Coslett, NEPIRC’s Manager of Marketing & Stakeholder Engagement, at

Event Sponsorships

Receive recognition of your company throughout the entire event!

Breakout Sessions

Choose from four unique sessions and learn from NEPIRC’s team of subject matter experts!

Keynote Speaker

David Beurle
Founder and CEO of Future-iQ

Exhibitor Booths

Showcase your company & get leads during the Manufacturing Tradeshow. Setup begins at 7 a.m.

Manufacturing Tradeshow

Network the day away!
Doors open at 8 a.m.!

Panel Discussion

Automation Integration: Three Company Journeys, Lessons Learned & Outcomes

Click the button above for valuable information on the various levels and benefits of sponsorship.

Contact Chelsey Coslett, Manager of Marketing & Stakeholder Engagement, at or 570-704-0018
to confirm your sponsorship for Manufacturing Day 2021!

Breakout Sessions

Creative Problem-Solving Methods for Teams & Team Leaders

Steve Goul, NEPIRC’s Mechanical Engineer

Solving Today’s Workforce Challenges Through Automation & Continuous Improvement

Brian Matyjevich, NEPIRC’s Lean Enterprise Consultant

Design Thinking & High Performance Teams

Leo Gilroy, NEPIRC’s Director of Strategy & Innovation

The State of Manufacturing

Eric Joseph Esoda, NEPIRC President & CEO

David Beurle

Founder and CEO of Future iQ

Keynote Speaker

David Beurle is a world-renowned expert on community, regional and organizational economic revitalization. His work extends from the local and regional, through to Corporate and Governmental levels with a focus on ‘future thinking’ and long term planning.

He specializes in creating innovative future planning approaches for use in regional and organizational settings. He developed the groundbreaking Future Game as a widely used planning and workshop tool, which has been successfully used across the world in community, regional, industry, corporate and governmental settings. He pioneered the application of Scenario Planning to regions and rural industries around the world. Having worked in the field of regional and community planning/ revitalization for over 20 years, he is a leader in the field of regional and organizational development





Mohegan Sun Pocono

1280 PA-315, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702

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