Council on Competitiveness, RIT to Host Remanufacturing Roundtable

Jan 20, 2011, 09:57 ET from Council on Competitiveness

Industry Leaders Will Address the Challenges Facing Remanufacturing

WASHINGTON, Jan. 20, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Council on Competitiveness, in partnership with Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT), will host a two-day strategic dialogue on remanufacturing policy. The roundtable discussion will address the current state of remanufacturing as well as the challenges and issues facing the sector. Participants will contribute thoughts and viewpoints to aid in developing key insights and recommendations to present to federal and state policy makers.

The event will include the release of survey results on remanufacturing policy, spearheaded by the RIT's Center for Remanufacturing and Resource Recovery. These results will be central to the discussion and spur collective views on the remanufacturing sector.

Who:

Greg S. Folley, Co Chair; Vice President, Remanufacturing & Components Division, Caterpillar Inc.

Jack McDougle, Co Host; Senior Vice President, Council on Competitiveness

Nabil Nasr, Co Chair; Director, Golisano Institute for Sustainability & Center for Integrated Manufacturing Studies, Rochester Institute of Technology


Where:

Park Hyatt Washington Hotel

1201 24th St NW

Washington, DC 20037


When:

Monday, January 24

8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.


Tuesday, January 25

8:00 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.



Attendance is restricted to media only.

ABOUT THE COUNCIL ON COMPETITIVENESS — The Council on Competitiveness is the only group of corporate CEOs, university presidents and labor leaders committed to the future prosperity of all Americans and enhanced U.S. competitiveness in the global economy through the creation of high-value economic activity in the United States.

SOURCE Council on Competitiveness



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