Sponsors and Industry Convenors
The Hollings Manufacturing Extension Partnership (MEP) has been committed to strengthening U.S. manufacturing, continually evolving to meet the changing needs of manufacturers. Through it's services and partnerships it has had a profound impact on the growth of well-paying jobs, the development of dynamic manufacturing communities, and the enhancement of American innovation and global competitiveness. Find your local MEP center.
Northwest Energy Efficiency Alliance (NEEA) is an alliance of utilities and energy efficiency organizations in Idaho, Montana, Oregon and Washington transforming markets for energy efficiency.
Oregon Manufacturing Extension Partnership (OMEP) is a not-for-profit organization that aims to help Oregon manufacturers respond to the challenges of competing in an increasingly global economy.
Northwest Food Processors Association (NWFPA) is one of the nation’s largest food processing trade associations, with more than 400 member companies including 76 food processors and 348 suppliers.
The Oregon Forest Industries Council (OFIC) is a trade association representing more than 50 Oregon forestland owners and forest products manufacturing-related firms.
Portland State University Center for Public Service provides individuals and public sector and non-profit organizations access to the intellectual resources and practical experience of the Hatfield School of Government in order to improve governance, civic capacity and public management locally, regionally, nationally and around the globe.