GAM Annual Schedule of Events and Focus of Effort:

WINTER

General Assembly in Session:  January through usually late March or early April.

Safety Conference and Awards Luncheon:  March.

SPRING

GAM Annual Meeting:  first week of May.

Human Resources / Plant Management Seminar:  June.

SUMMER

Committee meetings to identify member issues:  August and September.

Begin preparation for General Assembly Session and plan GAM’s annual agenda.

FALL

Fall Board Meeting:  October.

Regional Dinners Hosting Legislators and Statewide Elected Officials:  November and December.

ONGOING OR NON-TIME SPECIFIC ACTIVITIES

Intervention and participation in key cases before the Georgia Public Service Commission.

Advocacy before other state agencies that impact manufacturers.

Issue-specific seminars.

Participation on legislative study committees.

Advocacy with state legislators and state agency leaders on behalf of Association and individual members.

Consensus-building with legislators, regulators and other advocacy groups regarding issues facing Georgia manufacturers.