Harry Moser to Speak on Reshoring at Upcoming Renaissance of American Manufacturing Event

What: Second Annual Conference on the Renaissance of American Manufacturing – Jobs, Trade and the Presidential Election

Following his participation at the recent White House Insourcing American Jobs Forum, Harry Moser, founder of the Reshoring Initiative, will speak on the importance of reshoring at the Second Annual Conference on the Renaissance of American Manufacturing.
Tuesday, March 27, 2012
The National Press Club
529 14th Street, N.W.
Washington, D.C.
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Conference Presentations and Panel Discussions
5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. Cocktail Reception
Panel topics include:
•    Why We Need Manufacturing in the U.S. – Can We Succeed Without It?
•    Prescriptions for Change – Which Solutions Would Work Best?
•    What Do the American People Want?
•    National Security, China and the Decline in U.S. Manufacturing
•    Manufacturing and the U.S. Jobs Base –– What’s Gone Wrong?
•    What Do We Need to Do On Trade?
•    The Presidential Election – What are the Candidates Saying about Manufacturing and What Should They be Saying?
Harry Moser, founder of the Reshoring Initiative, will join other prominent speakers including:
•    U.S. Senator Jeff Merkley (OR)
•    U.S. Senator Debbie Stabenow (MI)
•    Gordon Brinser, President, SolarWorld Industries America Inc.
•    Leo W. Gerard, International President, United Steelworkers (USW)
•    Rob Atkinson, President, Information Technology and Innovation Foundation
•    Rich Harshman, Chairman and CEO, Allegheny Technologies Incorporated
•    Jerry Jasinowski, Former President, National Association of Manufacturers (NAM)
•    Brian Toohey, President, Semiconductor Industry Association
•    Scott Paul, Executive Director, Alliance for American Manufacturing
•    Beri Fox, President, Marble King, Incorporated
•    Representatives from the Republican Presidential Campaigns
•    Thea Lee, Deputy Chief of Staff, AFL-CIO
•    Leo Hindery, Jr., Chairman of the U.S. Economy/Smart Globalization Initiative at the New America Foundation
•    Clyde Prestowitz, President of the Economic Strategy Institute
•    Roger Berkley, Former Chairman, National Textile Association
•    Former Governor of Maryland, Bob Ehrlich
For more information and to pre-register, please contact Lauren Donoghue at +1 202 626 8999 or ldonoghue@kslaw.com.
Presented by:
The Committee to Support U.S. Trade Laws, The Economic Strategy Institute, The U.S. Economy/Smart Globalization Initiative at The New America Foundation, The Alliance for American Manufacturing, The United States Business and Industry Council, The Kearny Alliance, King & Spalding, Kelley Drye & Warren LLP, Wiley Rein LLP, The Law Offices of Stewart and Stewart, and The Coalition for a Prosperous America.
About the Reshoring Initiative
A 40-year manufacturing industry veteran and retired President of GFAgieCharmilles, Harry Moser founded the Reshoring Initiative to move lost jobs back to the U.S.  For his efforts with the Reshoring Initiative, he was named to Industry Week magazine’s Manufacturing Hall of Fame in 2010. Additional information on the Reshoring Initiative is available at www.reshorenow.org. The Initiative’s many sponsoring associations and companies are also acknowledged on the site.