Manufacturing, Trade and Growth in Minnesota: What is the Outlook for 2020?

Gears & Gadgets is an exclusive quarterly event hosted by Midwest Manufacturing Executives where attendees discuss manufacturing trends and develop synergistic connections to benefit our manufacturing. These events are specifically for manufacturing business owners and executives who are currently employed in a manufacturing company. Our 2020 kick-off event is on Tuesday, February 11th at the Minneapolis Marriott Northwest from 4:00-6:30 pm.

Clint Seehusen January 13, 2020

Manufacturing, Trade and Growth in Minnesota: The Outlook for 2020. 

Back by popular demand, the featured speaker for the Gears and Gadgets 2020 kick-off program is Professor King Banaian, Professor of Economics and Dean of the School of Public Affairs at St. Cloud University. Professor Banaian, with his entertaining and informative style, will present on the topic ‘Manufacturing, Trade and Growth in Minnesota: The Outlook for 2020.

2019 was not the best year to be in manufacturing. Between trade wars and perhaps-too-high interest rates the economy slowed by mid-year but seemed to pick up the pace by year-end. What’s going to happen next? Register below, and attend the program and find out!


Date, Times + Location

Tuesday, February 11, 2020

3:30-4:00 PM | Registration

4:00-5:00 PM | Opening remarks and keynote presenter

5:00-6:30 PM | Networking Reception / Happy Hour

Minneapolis Marriott Northwest

7025 Northland Drive

Brooklyn Park, MN 55428