Society of Tribologists and Lubrication Engineers

Chicago Section of STLE Presents:


"Organizational Playbook During Natural Disasters"

Darren Mylie
Lockhart Chemical


Thursday, November 16th, 2017


Understanding and mitigating potential risks to your business during natural disasters – With recent events, like hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria, it is critical for an organization to assess and limit the potential impact to business continuity. Lockhart Chemical will share some of the actions taken before and after the event(s) that allowed their business and business partners to remain undisturbed.


Darren Mylie is the Vice President of Sales and Operations for the Lockhart Chemical Company located in Flint MI. Darren resides in Mahwah New Jersey, but will always consider himself a New Yorker. He received a B.S. degree in Business Management and Accounting from the State University of New York(SUNY) Plattsburgh. Darren holds an MBA and a Master’s degree in Supply Chain Management from Mt. St. Mary’s College. He has C.P.M. and CPSM, certifications from the Institute of Supply Management and spent 20 years in Procurement and Supply Chain Management with BASF and Sika Corporation running North American Procurement.


Door prizes will also be drawn at the conclusion of the Technical Presentation. You need to be present at the drawing in order to win!


341 75th Street, Willowbrook, IL
North of I-55 on Route 83
Turn Left on 75th St.
Enter off Clarendon Hills Road

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STLE Members: $35.00; Non-Members: $45.00; Retirees: $20; Students: $5.00 (Student ID required); Unemployed Members: $20.00


Thursday,  November 16th, 2017
5:15PM-Social Hour (Beverages and hors d’oevres)
6:15PM-Dinner (please specify dinner choice w/ reservation - Turkey or Salmon)
7:15PM-Technical Presentation


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