Seminars  &  Special  Events

Associated Industries of Vermont holds seminars and special events bringing Vermont manufacturers and other businesses and organizations together with private and public sector experts on the wide range of issues impacting their missions and bottom lines.  We are now including our seminars under our Manufacturing Renewal initiative.

From current and pending legislation, regulations, and legal cases to common challenges and best practices, our seminars provide you with information and opportunities to interact with peers, experts, decision makers on issues and questions that matter to you and your organization.

The following are some upcoming seminars and other special events.  Click on the active links for more information and registration options, as well as opportunities to ask advance questions or opt to help sponsor the event.  For events without an active link, email us for updates! 



August 1 | Human Resources Seminar


For information, materials, and contacts from the events below, contact us at to learn more about what is available.


98th AIV Annual Meeting.  March 8, 2019
Energy and Vermont's Economy: Challenges and Responses for Competitiveness
Human Resources Seminar.  July 12, 2018

97th AIV Annual Meeting. December 14, 2017
Vermont's Core Strength:
Resources and Models for Workforce Education and Training
Human Resources Seminar.  November 15, 2017
ACA Update and Related Issues | Paid Leave: Implementation and New Legislation | Marijuana Legalization Implications | Independent Contractors: New Developments | Managing Conflicts and Rights In and Out of the Workplace | Federal Updates | Key Compliance Issues with New and Existing Laws | Issues to Watch, Key Prospects for 2018
Environmental and Regulatory Seminar.  August 22, 2017
Stormater Developments and Next Steps   |   Hazardous Waste and Related Issues  
Lessons from Recent Project Experiences   |   Issues to Watch   |   Outlook for 2018
Human Resources Seminar.    March 28, 2017
ACA Updates | Federal Labor Rules Changes | Legislative Outlook for 2017
Minimum Wage | Pregnancy Accommodation | Paid Family Leave 
Independent Contractors/Employee Classification | Worker's Compensation 
Recent State Implementation and Compliance Issues
96th AIV Annual Meeting.   December 15, 2016
Inspiring the Next Generation:
Connecting Students and Manufacturing to Make Vermont's Future
Human Resources Seminar.  August 4, 2016
Electronic Security | Mandatory Paid Leave | Criminal History Inquiries
Overtime Rules | OSHA Rules | Wellness Requirements | Trade Secrets
Independent Contractors/Employee Classification | Outlook for 2017
Environmental and Regulatory Seminar.  July 21, 2016
Water Quality | TMDL | Permit Reform | Administrative Discovery | Natural Resources Damages | Regulation of Chemicals | Outlook for 2017
Human Resources Seminar ONLINE.  January 20, 2016
Health Care | Mandatory Paid Leave | Marijuana Legalization | Independent Contractors / Employee Classification | Key Issues for 2016
95th AIV Annual Meeting | New Directions: Manufacturing and Economic Visions for the Next Governor.  December 16, 2015
100 Years of Workers' Compensation in Vermont: Learning from the Past, Planning for the Future.  September 15, 2015 
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If you would like to suggest topics or questions for events, participate as a presenter or panelist, or learn more about the benefits of sponsorship, email us and let us know!