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  By Eric Lanke NFPA President/CEO   The NFPA Technology Roadmap is a document that describes an industry-wide consensus regarding the pre-competitive research and development needs associated with improving the design and function of fluid...

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The May 1st NFPA Robotics Challenge Scholarship application deadline is looming, but there is still time to volunteer to help review applications and make the final award decision. Here is what’s needed: Who: Fluid power professionals who...

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  By Eric Lanke NFPA President/CEO Take the Quick Survey on Entry-Level Engineering Skills and Competencies Please respond by Friday, April 7, 2017 Through its Curriculum Grants program, the NFPA Education and Technology Foundation is...

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NFPA’s Membership Committee recently met via conference call on May 18, 2016. Following up on the committee’s previous meeting, the main topic of discussion was membership engagement and retention. The conversation revolved around an internal member...

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NFPA Membership Committee Looks at Engagement

April 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

A couple weeks ago, the NFPA Membership Committee met at the Annual Conference in San Antonio, with two major topics on the table for discussion: What should NFPA be doing to track engagement of members...

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  by Eric Lanke NFPA CEO With the National Science Foundation funding for the Center for Compact and Efficient Fluid Power (CCEFP) coming to a close this year, NFPA and CCEFP have been working in...

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The NFPA officially has elected Tricia Fulton, the Chief Financial Officer at Sun Hydraulics, to be the Chairwoman of the Board of Directors for the 2016-17 fiscal year. Fulton is the first woman to hold...

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The first official meeting of the Middle & High School Education Committee took place on February 15, 2016 as a conference call. This newly formed committee was previously a part of the now defunct Education Committee....

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NFPA Launches New University Education Committee

February 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

Fluid power education and workforce development is one of NFPA’s major strategic priorities. To help support a growing number of programs and activities targeted at colleges and universities, we’re now launching a new University Education...

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  by Eric Lanke NFPA CEO Fluid power education and workforce development is one of NFPA’s major strategic priorities. To help support a growing number of programs and activities targeted at technical schools and community...

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