Category Archives: Section Meeting

June Section Meeting: Speed Networking

Many of us attend section meetings to make new connections and to develop your career and expand your professional network. But sometimes you don’t have enough time to talk to everyone who attends the meeting. Here is the opportunity to quickly meet and get to know others who may be able to help you with your professional needs and goals!

Bring your business card or resume, and spend a few minutes to give a brief summary of career history and goals with one attendee, then you will meet other attendees sequentially.

Connected with many professionals. Increase your Linkedin connections. Talk jobs, quality, or career!
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May Section Meeting: Tappan Zee Bridge Replacement Project Overview and Challenges

After more than a decade of delay, a New NY Bridge to replace the Tappan Zee is becoming a reality. The first span of the new twin-span bridge is scheduled to open in 2016, and the new bridge should be complete in 2018. The new bridge will be designed and constructed to last 100 years without major structural maintenance.


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Effective Communications Presentation was a big sucesss

Sandor G. Juhasz – Chair Quote “Russ’s style helped to engage the audience in the presentation. It was well received by all.

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Presenter Russ Ferretti – provided an audience / speaker discussion format, which allowed for an open dialog among all members.
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The General Section Meeting / Presentation was attended by 15 Section 300 Members.

Anheuser-Busch (A-B) Newark Plant Tour and Dinner – May 1st, 2014

The event will include:

  • Cocktail ½ Hour
  • PowerPoint Presentation from Anheuser-Busch
  • Plant Tour
  • Dinner (2 hours)
  • Workshop on Beer and Food Pairings
  • Alcoholic beverages and Soft Drinks will be offered

Seating is limited to 50, so get your reservation in EARLY

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March Section Meeting: Effective Communications

images:communiacation method cans on a stringThis month’s presentation will cover the need for Effective Communications in today’s business world, highlight the challenges to communications and suggest steps and methods to improve communication effectiveness. Meeting participants will be asked to share their experiences and expertise on this topic during the presentation. Following the presentation, participants will be more knowledgeable on the need for effective communications, the causes of inadequate communications and actions that can be taken to make communications more effective for their organizations and themselves. Continue reading March Section Meeting: Effective Communications

Spouse Night Wine Tasting Event – The Science of Wine

Join us for our annual Spouse’s night event on February 7th, 2014.

Ever wonder how your favorite vintage gets that perfect taste? Learn how at an evening of informal conversation and wine education at the annual Spouse Night! This year’s theme will be “The Science of Wine,” a wine tasting and cocktail reception. The focus will be on the technical aspects of weather, soil chemistry, and sugar characteristics that contribute to the flavor profile of different varietals. Continue reading Spouse Night Wine Tasting Event – The Science of Wine