Thank you to the generous GOLF4MFG participants!

88 golfers gathered to play one of their favorite games on a gorgeous day for the Nuts, Bolts & Thingamajigs’ (NBT) fourth annual GOLF4MFG at Cantigny Golf Course in Wheaton, Ill. The generosity of the players and sponsors allows NBT to continue the mission of awarding more scholarships and summer manufacturing grants. Thank you all for the part you played to help close the skilled labor gap.

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Cantigny Golf Course

27w270 Mack Road
Wheaton, IL 60189

Cantigny Golf offers 27-holes of championship golf.  It is comprised of the Woodside, Lakeside and Hillside courses.  Together the courses create three unique golf experiences.  Cantigny golf has been host to the 2007 U.S. Amateur Public Links, the 1998 and 2002 Illinois Amateur Championship and numerous USGA qualifiers.

Come early and enjoy a long weekend relaxing and browsing the gardens and museums at Cantigny Park, a 500-acre park, 30 miles west of Chicago. It is the former estate of Joseph Medill and his grandson Colonel Robert R. McCormick, publishers of the Chicago Tribune, and is open to the public. Take in a free Friday night flik under the stars (8:30), visit the museums*, book a Segway tour (weekdays, $59), enjoy a free Sunday concert (3pm), all right there at Cantigny Park!

* Museums are closed on Mondays.

Recommended Hotel

Hyatt Place
27576 Maecliff Dr.
Warrenville, IL 60555

Phone: ‎1-800-590-2796‎

Room Block thru 7/31 under FMA Group
$115/nt. King Room w/ pull out queen sofa bed
$125/nt. two Queen Room w/ pull out queen sofa bed
Complimentary breakfast included.
(2.5 miles from Cantigny Golf)
directions to hotel
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7:45 – Arrival at Cantigny Golf for Tour
9:00 – Tour of Clipper Industries, Inc. (Itasca)
10:00 – Golf Registration for Non-Tour Attendees
11:00-11:30 – Golf Demo – round 1
11:30-12:00 – Golf Demo – round 2
12:00 – Buffet Lunch
1:00 – Golf Scramble begins–shotgun start
5:00-6:00 – Cocktail Reception
6:00-8:00 – Dinner and Awards Presentation


GOLF4MFG Player Registration Only $225 

Includes morning plant tour, greens fee, practice range, lunch, beverages and snacks on the course, and a post play reception with food and beverage service.

Registration is closed.


The FABRICATOR®’s Executive Summit Registration Only

FMA/TPA MembersBest Value! Non-Members
Standard $295 $445
Join FMA to save $150!

Special promo coupons should be entered at checkout. Committee, council, and board member discounts will automatically be applied upon checkout.

Includes breakfast, morning plant tour and networking reception on Aug. 22, and breakfast, local equipment showroom tours, transportation to and from the showrooms, lunch, and sessions on Aug. 23.

Registration is closed.

GOLF4MFG Single Player Registration & The FABRICATOR®’s Executive Summit Registration 

FMA/TPA MembersBest Value! Non-Members
Standard $416 $536
Join FMA to save $120!

Includes GOLF4MFG Player Registration and The FABRICATOR®’s Executive Summit Conference Registration for one person.

Registration is closed.

Cancellation/No-show Policy

Player and conference registration substitutions can be made at any time at no extra cost, even up to the date of the event. No refunds will be issued. In the event of outing and/or conference cancellation, FMA liability is limited to the return of registration fees.

Photography Agreement

Attendees are deemed to have agreed to have their photo published in FMA publications or online promotions unless they object in writing by tee time the day of the outing or by the start of the conference.

Our Sponsors:

Diamond Sponsors

  • Mitsubishi Laser Logo
  • Turner Logo

Gold Sponsor

  • CNA

Silver Sponsors

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  • Freeman Logo
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  • TRUMPF-logo

Event Producers

Through its summer manufacturing camp and scholarship programs, Nuts, Bolts & Thingamajigs® (NBT) is inspiring the next generation of manufacturers, inventors, and entrepreneurs.

NBT is the foundation of the Fabricators & Manufacturers Association, Intl.® (FMA). Founded in 1970, FMA is the leading educational association for the metal processing, forming, and fabricating industry.

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