VIP Reception

Join SWI-MA members, manufacturers, legislators, and local dignitaries as we recognize area manufacturers and the important impact of the manufacturing sector on the economy.

This year’s event, in addition to our cocktail/appetizer reception, will include award presentations and a keynote by Jeff Sayer, former Idaho Commerce Director.

Tuesday, October 16
5:00-8:00 p.m.
Ford Idaho Center in Nampa

Reception Schedule:

5:00–Doors open, enjoy complimentary food & drink while previewing the expo

5:30–Program Begins

  • Welcome Remarks
    Keynote by Jeff Sayer, War for Talent: Tactics, Priorities, Policies
  • Awards Presentation
  • Closing Remarks

7:00-8:00–Expo preview, networking, and more food & drink!

Reception Ticket Cost:

  • SWI-MA members —two (2) complimentary per member company, then $20 each
  • Made Here! Sponsors —free per sponsorship level, then $20 each Others —$30 each

View the welcome address from our 2017 event by Lt. Governor Brad Little