GRAPES Spring Industrial Advisory Board Meeting-May 30-31, 2018

Our GRAPES Spring 2018 Semi-Annual Industrial Advisory Board Meeting will be held on May 30-31, 2018 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

All GRAPES IAB members, faculty, students and guests are invited to attend.
Guests will be required to sign a nondisclosure agreement prior to attending the meeting.

Meeting begins: Wednesday, May 30th, 8:00 am
Meeting ends: Thursday, May 31st, 1:00 pm

Registration Fee: $50*

*The registration fee will be used to pay for an organized dinner on Wednesday evening.

If you have any questions regarding the meeting, please contact Karin Alvarado,, 479-575-4958.
We look forward to seeing you!


Hampton Inn & Suites Milwaukee Downtown
176 W. Wisconsin Avenue | Milwaukee, WI 53203


UWM School of Continuing Education
161 W. Wisconsin Avenue | Milwaukee, WI 53203

Wednesday evening we will be taking a dinner cruise as a group.  We will depart from Pier 106 Seafood Tavern in downtown Milwaukee located at 106 W. Wells Street.  This is within walking distance from our meeting location.  Parking instructions are listed below if you choose to drive.

5:30pm Arrival
6:00pm Cruise Departure
8:00pm Cruise Return
Dinner Options

Captain’s Dinner Buffet
Prime Rib Carving Station served with Horseradish Au Jus and Fresh Rolls, Garden Salad, Tomato & Mozzarella Caprese Spoons, Spinach & Artichoke Dip served with Flatbread, Basic Cheese, Sausage and Cracker Platter, Mashed Potatoes, Garlic Green Beans, and Assorted Mini Dessert Bars with Coffee Service

Vegetarian Pesto Pasta
Hand-Made Pasta, Feta Cheese, Tomatoes, and Artichokes tossed in a Creamy Pesto Sauce
Recommended Parking Locations closest to Pier 106 Seafood Tavern
Rock Bottom Parking Lot
740 N. Plankinton Ave.
(414) 276-6232 724 N.

Second Street
(414) 286-8483
Covered Parking Structure across the street from Rock Bottom

Wells Street (Public Lots)
Lots on the North and South sides of Wells St. between 2nd & 3rd St

Wells Street
Metered parking spaces on Wells St. between 2nd & 3rd St

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