Fly-ins let Automation Federation members influence Congress

Policastro, Ellen Fussell
April 2008
InTech;Apr2008, Vol. 55 Issue 4, p76
The article offers information on the Automation Federation Congressional fly-in to be held in Washington, D.C. from May 20-22, 2008. The Automation Federation members will have an opportunity to talk to members of the Congress about automation. A theme of the Congressional fly-in will include the aging workforce in automation. According to Mike Marlowe, the Automation Federation's Director of Government Relations, the purpose of the fly-in is to get as wide a representation as they can to deliver their message.


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