MHI Presents Session on Adapting to a Changing Workforce at ProMat 2017

Monday, February 13, 2017

Join MHI at ProMat 2017 on Tuesday, April 4 from 3:45 to 4:30pm for “Closing the Skills Gap: Innovative Talent Solutions for a Changing Workforce” featuring Dr. David Delong, President of Smart Workforce Strategies.
This talk will present practical solutions to close the skills gap within organizations by prioritizing talent-related risks, identifying the seven talent problems that kill profits, and accelerating the knowledge transfer in the multi-generational workplace. 
Delong will incorporate input and feedback from the MHI Annual Industry Report, the Material Handling & Logistics U.S. Roadmap 2.0, and the 2016 MHI Annual Conference workforce session to offer tips on how to close the skills gap.  
This session will be held in the ProMat 2017 Education Seminar Theater F, located in the far back right corner of ProMat’s South Hall exhibit floor. For more information on the session visit
Visit today to register to attend. 
About MHI
MHI is an international trade association that has represented the material handling, logistics and supply chain industry since 1945. MHI members include material handling and logistics equipment and systems manufacturers, integrators, consultants, publishers and third-party logistics providers. MHI offers education, networking and solution sourcing for their members, their customers and the industry as a whole through programming and events. The association sponsors the ProMat and MODEX expos to showcase the products and services of its member companies and to educate manufacturing and supply chain professionals. 
About ProMat
ProMat 2017 will be held April 3-6 in Chicago’s McCormick Place. Over 900 exhibitors will showcase their solutions on ProMat’s two show floors totaling over 360,000 square feet of manufacturing and supply chain solutions. ProMat exhibits will represent all segments of the material handling and logistics industry, from traditional, manual equipment to computerized, automated systems. ProMat 2017 will also feature a comprehensive educational conference including keynotes and show floor educational seminars led by industry experts and leading authorities. 
ProMat is the largest international material handling, logistics and supply chain show and conference held in North America and South America. 
For more information on exhibiting or attending ProMat, visit   
Contact: For more information on MHI activities and programming contact Carol Miller at 704-676-1190