NCWA 2018 Summit

The event will be held on Wednesday, September 26, 2018 at the Ashland University Convocation Center from 9:00 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

The featured speaker will be Montez King, Executive Director, NIMS. Montez King is the Executive Director of The National Institute for Metalworking Skills (NIMS), developing national standards and competency-based credentials in manufacturing trades. Montez is responsible for overseeing the administration, programs, and strategic plan of the organization.


  • Breakout sessions with regional panelists
  • Succession Planning, Retirement, Replacement
  • Best Practices, Apprenticeships, Drug Programs
  • NCWA Special Award Presentation
  • Sponsorship opportunities