MMA Workforce Solutions Regional Meetings 2024

Leadership in manufacturing is not confined to the c-suite; it permeates every aspect of an organization. And, as the current generation of leadership moves toward retirement, are your emerging leaders ready to take the reins? Being proactive in developing your leadership supply chain — and the leadership pool in your community — is critical to navigating the complexities of today’s global marketplace and adapting to technological advancements.

Companies and communities around the state are taking groundbreaking collaborative action to ensure resilience and success in the face of challenges and opportunities. Hear powerful stories from your region and access tactical solutions to take your company to the next level at an MMA Workforce Solutions Regional Meeting near you.

Join us at an event near you!

Thursday, May 9

Auburn Hills

Wednesday, May 15


Tuesday, May 21


Thursday, May 30

Mt. Pleasant

Pricing & Details

    Standard Registration
  • $75/person for MMA Industry & Associate Members
  • $100/person for MMA Insurance and Future members
Tentative Agenda

11:00 a.m.  



11:30 a.m.


Welcome from MMA

11:40 a.m.


Introduction with MMA’s Bill Rayl

12:10 p.m.


Networking Lunch

12:45 p.m.


Manufacturing Leadership Development Case Studies and Q&As

1:55 p.m.


Closing and Call to Action

Bill RaylMeet Keynote Speaker Bill Rayl

Bill Rayl is widely regarded as one of the most successful creators of talent development programs for manufacturing careers in the nation. He works to support the full spectrum of manufacturing talent throughout the state. In his 30+ years of experience, Bill has developed engaging programs preparing students in the Jackson area and elsewhere from pre-K to STEM pathways, skills certifications and advanced degrees.

2024 Sponsorship

Support manufacturing growth and innovation with sponsorship and engagement opportunities available throughout the year. Develop a comprehensive plan to build your brand, solidify your image and increase your engagement with Michigan manufacturers. Work with MMA’s team to build a package with multiple event sponsorship, thought leadership and advertising opportunities available. Contact MMA’s Ashley Wakefield to build your 2023 strategy.

Contact for Sponsorship

Ashley Wakefield

Ashley Wakefield
Director of Membership, Marketing & Events
Call 517-487-8523

Contact for Registration

Elizabeth Maciejewski

Elizabeth Maciejewski
Membership & Events Coordinator
Call 517-487-8542