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June 03, 2014
Gwinnett Tech and Georgia Tech Partner to Sponsor Educational Series for Area Manufacturers
Finding Cost Savings in New Ways, June 26, 11:30 a.m.
Gwinnett Tech and Georgia Tech are partnering to present "Energy Management Systems: Finding Cost Savings in New Ways," a luncheon event in the Manufacturing Growth Education Series.
The event will be held June 26 from 11:30 am – 1:30 pm at The Busbee Center on the campus of Gwinnett Tech. The cost is $15 and includes lunch, networking, presentation, and a case study. Manufacturing Supply Chain Council Members receive a $5 discount.
Bill Meffert, group manager for the Georgia Manufacturing Extension Partnership (GaMEP) at Georgia Tech, will be the speaker. His work was instrumental in developing ISO 50001, the international standard for energy management systems.
By attending this meeting, you will:
- Hear the benefits of implementing and energy management framework
- Discover the different between ISO 50001 and other ISO management systems
- Learn the six key components to building an effective energy management system
- Gain key steps to getting started
- Learn how to incorporate energy management into day-to-day business practices
The lunch and learn educational series takes place quarterly at Gwinnett Tech's Busbee Center and delivers actionable tips and tools of the trade specifically designed to help Georgia's manufacturers.
The Gwinnett Chamber of Commerce's Partnership Gwinnett is also sponsoring the event.
For more information or questions about the series, contact:
North Metro Region Manager
Through its Continuing Education Division, Gwinnett Tech offers hundreds of seminars, workshops and short courses to advance business and personal development. For more information and a complete course schedule, visit www.GwinnettTech.edu/ce or call 770-995-9697.
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Gwinnett Technical College, one of Georgia's largest technical colleges, is committed to delivering relevant knowledge to meet the workforce training needs of the region it serves. The college offers more than 50 associate degree, diploma and certificate programs and hundreds of seminars, workshops and courses providing specialized training. Gwinnett Tech's service area includes Gwinnett and North Fulton counties. Gwinnett Technical College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award the associate degree. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Gwinnett Technical College. In addition, some college programs hold separate licensure or accreditation status with appropriate agencies. For more information, visit www.GwinnettTech.edu.
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