09/15/18 2:48 pm Mars International
It is time for the World Energy Engineering Congress (WEEC) Conference and Expo in Charlotte, North Carolina, and Mars International is once again proud to be a part of this important and prestigious event. This is the 41st year for the conference. Last year’s conference took place in Atlanta, Georgia. The conference is a must-attend event for energy professionals who want to stay ahead of the curve and learn about new trends and technologies, as well as regulatory developments in the industry.
WEEC 2018 Charlotte is scheduled to take place from October 17th – 19th with the Expo on the 17th and 18th. The conference is being held at the Charlotte Convention Center in Charlotte, North Carolina. The Opening Session features a roster of respected speakers including; Bill Kent, CEM and Executive Director Association of Energy Engineers; Lynn Good, Chairman, President and CEO of Duke Energy; Felipe Calderon, President of Mexico from 2006-2012 and Chair of the Global Commission on the Economy & Climate; Sheryl Connelly, Manager, Global Consumer Trends and Futuring Ford Motor Company and history-making U.S. Astronaut and retired U.S. Navy Captain Scott Kelly.
The World Energy Engineering Congress (WEEC) is the largest energy conference and technology expo held in the United States specifically for business, industrial, and institutional energy users. It brings some of the top experts from all areas of the energy field together to help you set a clear, optimum path to energy efficiency, facility optimization, and sustainability. Areas of focus include energy management, HVAC and smart building systems; renewable, alternative and on-site energy generation; lighting efficiency and integrated energy solutions and plant and facilities energy efficiency and management.
Along with the ability to become familiar with trend-setting products, services and the opportunity to build impactful relationships, WEEC 2018 offers a full-series of AEE training seminars. In conjunction with WEEC, AEE seminar attendees earn CEU, PDH and AEE credits toward recertification.
Charlotte, NC, with a metropolitan area of over 2.6 million people, ranks as the 22nd largest in the United States. The city is home to the NBA Hornets and the NFL Charlotte Panthers. It hosts two annual NASCAR races and is home to the NASCAR Hall of Fame. The city’s Douglas Airport is the 23rd busiest airport in the world. The city is also home to dozens of museums and a vibrant entertainment and arts scene.
Founded in 1964, Mars International is a privately owned company that pioneered a global offshore manufacturing strategy that has led them to a leadership position in the contract manufacturing industry. They provide value to their customers by delivering electrical and mechanical assemblies and finished goods through their extensive world-class manufacturing network.
With a focus on time-to-market, reduced cost, and high quality, Mars International provides the supply chain management infrastructure to bring products to the marketplace quickly and efficiently. Their keen understanding of global economic trends empowers their customers with the advantage of working with a US-based company while enjoying the cost benefits of overseas manufacturing. Today, they have over ten locations in North America and Asia for electronic, metal, and plastic components and assemblies. Among other industries they serve, Mars International is involved in energy and the environment, the internet of things product connectivity and building automation systems design and installation.
This year’s WEEC is expected to once again feature hundreds of exhibitors and seminars and thousands of attendees. Attendees can expect to get years worth of knowledge in just a few days. For more information on the 2018 WEEC World Energy Engineering Conference, you can visit their website at http://www.energycongress.com/. To learn more about Mars International visit the company’s website at https://www.marsint.com/.