ORLANDO, Fla., March 28, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Society for Maintenance and Reliability Professionals (SMRP) will be presenting at this year's IEEE-IAS/PCA Cement Industry Technical Conference, the cement industry's premier event, April 14-18, 2014 in Orlando, Fla. SMRP member Bob DiStefano, CMRP and CEO of Management Resources Group, Inc. plans to tap into the worker's prospective on how to train, recruit, and retain qualified workers.
"The IEEE-IAS/PCA Cement Industry Technical Conference provides a great opportunity for cement manufacturing industry professionals to come together for shared learning and networking," said SMRP member Bob DiStefano, CMRP. "I am excited for the opportunity to educate companies and managers on the retiring industry maintenance workers and qualifying a level of knowledge for replacements."
The slate of speakers within the "preparing for the training bubble" panel also features other industry leaders, including Terry Ausman and Angela Tutino. These speakers will touch on finding and fitting the right people with the right job, along with individualized accelerated development.
Drawing participants from dozens of countries, IEEE-IAS/PCA Cement Industry Technical Conference touches on technical paper presentations, tutorials, poster sessions, vendor exhibits, and a cement plant tour. In addition, special events will be held during the conference: a keynote address and luncheon, PCA's annual Safety Awards Luncheon, the General Reception, and Awards Banquet.
About Society for Maintenance & Reliability Professionals
The Society for Maintenance and Reliability Professionals (SMRP) is a not-for-profit professional society formed by practitioners to serve leaders and advance Reliability and Physical Asset Management. SMRP provides value for individual practitioners and companies who practice and sustain Maintenance and Reliability (M&R) best practices. With nearly 4,000 members worldwide, the SMRP community is dedicated to provide a vast array of benefits, including international affiliations, domestic public and private partnerships, educational opportunities, M&R Body of Knowledge resources, ANSI-accredited certifications, special interest groups, and many local and global networking events. For more information on SMRP, please visit www.smrp.org.
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