Tuesday, January 30, 2001
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Posted on: Tuesday, January 30, 2001

Coming Events

"Lean Concepts Training Workshop" for small and medium-size businesses examines "lean" manufacturing, including elimination of the seven "deadly" wastes. Sponsored by The Hawai
i Manufacturing Extension Partnership, 7:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Monday and Tuesday, Pavilion Room, Pearl Country Club; also 7:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Friday, Laulima Room 105, Maui Community College, Kahului; $250 includes breakfast, lunch and course materials. Information and registration: 536-2278.

Haleiwa Mainstreet Association general membership meeting, 8:15-10 a.m. Thursday, Haleiwa Joe’s Restaurant; free. The HMA’s new Web site "haleiwa-mainstreet.com" will be presented and topics of discussion will include the city’s capital improvement "Streetscape/Sidewalk Project," Haleiwa Special Design District restrictions, and the North Shore Country Market Fun Run. An election of directors will also be conducted. 637-4558.

"Seek Professional Help... Before It’s Too Late" is the theme for the Building Industry Association Home Building and Remodeling Show, 5-9:30 p.m. Thursday and Friday, 10 a.m.-9:30 p.m. Saturday, and 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday, Blaisdell Exhibition Hall. Sponsored by First Hawaiian Bank, the seventh annual show includes seminars, exhibits and demonstrations; $4 per day, $6 for four-day pass, no charge for children under 12 accompanied by paying adult.

DSLcon Global Summit, five- day conference offers in-depth forums and roundtable discussions on IPOs, venture capital, mergers and acquisitions and the future of DSL. Exhibitors include Nokia and Nortel Networks. 10 a.m.-3:45 p.m. daily, Sunday through Feb. 8, Sheraton Waikiki; exhibit pass only is free; fee for five-day conference with discounts available. 1-800-736-7775, ext. 276.

"The 2001 DOD Contracting in the Pacific Workshop" a luncheon and workshop on doing business with the federal government, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Feb. 7 at the Officer’s Club, Camp H.M. Smith, sponsored by the Aloha Chapter of The National Contract Management Association; $40 members, $50 nonmembers. Limited seating; reservation deadline Friday. 523-2931.

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