Economic Forecast Meeting


William A. Strauss 

U.S. Federal Reserve Bank


 Our Huge Annual Favorite
Meeting Date:  Thursday, August 10, 2017
Registration and Networking begin at 11:00am
Networking and Lunch - 11:30am - 12 noon
Meeting - 12 noon - 2:30pm

Location:  Douglasville Conference Center

6700 Church Street
Douglasville, GA  30134
Keynote Presentation:  Federal Reserve -
"The Outlook for the Automotive Industry"
Develop and Fine Tune Your Strategies for Profitability and Success in 2018
Be Prepared for Your Company's Strategic Planning Meetings this Fall
This Meeting Held Earlier Again This Year in Response to your Requests
Extended Q&A Period - Added Time To Ask Your Questions
Enhance Your Value - Bring Your Senior Executives with You  
Also Includes Another Special Presentation:
What You Need to Know About BLOCKCHAIN and BITCOIN,
and Why You Need to Know It Now"
Speaker:  Jack Shaw, Executive Director, 
American Blockchain Council





Registration Fee - includes lunch available at 11:30 am
GAMA Members - $85.00 on or before 8/2/17 - $95.00 after 8/2/17
Non-Members of GAMA - $170.00 on or before 8/2/17 - $190.00 after 8/2/17
Register early - This has been our most popular meeting!  This meeting will provide you with critical and timely information, and many valuable takeaways.
GAMA members will be able to obtain copies of the Fed's PowerPoint presentation.









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Supporting Members :



Autoform Engineering USA, Inc.

CAB Incorporated

Carr, Riggs, & Ingram, LLC

Development Authority of Polk County

Georgia Tech/Georgia Manufacturing Extension Partnership

Hodges Warehouse + Logistics

Jones Lang LaSalle

K.S. West Virginia

Management Methods, Inc.

Northwest Georgia Joint Development Authority

Omni-ID, Inc.

Page & Jones, Inc.

Rome Floyd Chamber of Commerce 

Shiloh Industries, Inc.

Stratosphere Quality 

Surgere, Inc.

UFP Technologies

VCA North America


Recent GAMA News : 


August 10, 2017 - Annual Economic Meeting, Douglasville, Georgia

May 2, 2017 - GAMA's Fourth Annual Golf Tournament - Callaway Gardens, Pine Mountain, Georgia

February 1, 2017 - Quality Update Meeting - OSHA, LaGrange, Georgia

November 2, 2016 - Tour of the Blue Bird Plant, Fort Valley, Georgia

August 11, 2016 - Annual Economic Meeting, Douglasville, Georgia

May 3, 2016 - Annual Golf Tournament, The Country Club of the South, Johns Creek, Georgia

February 9, 2016 - Quality Update Meeting, Douglasville, Georgia

December 2, 2015 - Special "Issues Update" Meeting, Porsche Headquarters, Atlanta, Georgia

November 10, 2015 - Annual Economic Meeting, Douglasville, Georgia

September 22, 2015 - Tour of Hyundai Motor Manufacturing Plant in Montgomery, Alabama

August 19, 2015 Town Hall Meeting - Update on the Southeastern Automotive Manufacturing Technology Acceleration Center (SA-MTAC)

August 5, 2015 - Quarterly Meeting and Kia Plant Tour, LaGrange, Georgia

May 5, 2015 - Annual Golf Tournament, Callaway Gardens in Pine Mountain, Georgia

March 11, 2015 - OSHA Update (sold out both times) - How Are You Dealing with the Regional Emphasis Program? - Lanett, AL/West Point, GA

February 17, 2015 - Membership Meeting - The Future of Quality - AIAG (first public presentation of AIAG "Current State of Quality" survey results) - LaGrange, GA

May 6, 2014 - First Annual Golf Tournament, Callaway Gardens in Pine Mountain, GA


June 2, 2011 - First Membership Meeting ever was held at the Cobb Galleria Centre in Atlanta, Georgia.

The GAMA Board of Advisors toured the Suzuki Manufacturing of America plant in Rome, Georgia.

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