Inventive learning, renown speakers, executive networking. All free to you.
$200 of your travel is covered if you’re trekking over 100 miles to attend.
Your first night’s stay is on us and a discounted rate is available thereafter.
5 Star Catering
All of your meals and libations are complimentary throughout the event.
The Event for Manufacturing’s Distinguished Upper Tier
A curated audience reserved for the senior level of Fortune 500 and mid-market organizations puts you in exceptional company.
Meet the people who are just as invested in advancing manufacturing as you.
Learn valuable strategy components from today’s very best.
Meet industry leading solution providers, hand picked for your priorities.
Take this unprecedented opportunity to connect with high profile execs.
A curated experience to cultivate achievement
Based on your specific areas of responsibility, challenges and interests we’ll craft a personal agenda that paves your path to success.
Days of Insight
Jump in the discussion through focused educational sessions and networking opportunities.
Keynotes, plenary sessions, industry panel discussions, case studies and more.
Tie into contemporaries and mentors as interested in improving the bottom line as you.
Meet one-on-one with executives delivering on the solutions that are shaping the industry.
The IMPACT Steering Committee consists entirely of your contemporaries, meaning we tackle the themes that have profound significance to your performance and your company.
Creating a LEAN Culture
Digital Transformation – Six Steps to Success
As the manufacturing industry embraces a new digital era, the pressure to move faster than ever continues to mount. Your ability to successfully lead your team through uncharted territory largely determines how your company is positioned in the global arena. Master the best management tactics for working smarter, better, and more strategically. Innovate faster with technology as your ally and propel your team to the front of the pack.
- How to Attract Millennials into Perceived Lower Tech Manufacturing Careers
- Workforce Training and Development: Creating Leaders at all Levels
- Improving Current Employee Engagement and Productivity Levels
- Strategies for Retention of Skilled Employees in a Changing Workforce Landscape
High Profile Speakers
Hear strategic endeavors and skillful insights from 40+ Manufacturing leaders as they make way in today’s changing landscape.
2019 Full Agenda
Your personal concierge will craft a custom schedule based on your interests and priorities. View the complete agenda below.
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Hitachi Consulting - Vice President of Finance
Stephen EngelSenior Vice President, Practice LeadHitachi Consulting
Steve VandeheyVice President of FinanceHitachi Consulting
Targeted Research Meetings
James GulnickVice President, Director of OperationsMcGrory Glass Inc.
close A Revolutionary Approach to Shop Floor Scheduling: Can a Combination of LEAN / TOC Principles Make a Focus on Execution more Powerful than Planning?Effective Continuous ImprovementProtected Flow Manufacturing - Partner
Mark LillyPartnerProtected Flow Manufacturing
close What can Manufacturing Operations and Supply Chains do NOW to Prepare for the Impending Digitization Wave?Effective Continuous ImprovementReveal - Senior Partner
Martin RowanSenior PartnerReveal
Targeted Research Meetings
Michael RutherfordPlant ManagerSeakeeper
Joe MurliCEOThe Murli Group
Targeted Research Meetings
Viveka TengoSenior Sales Executive - North AmericaTacton
David MeekIBM IoT & Industry 4.0 Global Leader for Chemicals, Petroleum & Industrial ProductsIBM
Avi RobbinsVice President Global Product Development and R&DPorex
Executive Steering Committee
Experienced Manufacturing leaders work with us to focus our program on trends that will move the needle at your company.
Steering Committee Members
An Esteemed Audience
Thousands of manufacturing executives have joined us over the years for what has been voted the “most effective trade show” for over a decade. Use our tools to demonstrate ROI to your C-Suite.
"The IMPACT Summit is an amazing opportunity to network with a broad array of senior leaders and to expand your view of the possibilities. The event brings together newer tech innovators along with more established manufacturers and solution providers."
"The IMPACT format is very effective for getting up to date on current manufacturing technologies and product offerings. IMPACT provides an opportunity to meet directly with suppliers to have detailed discussions to better understand the products and services that match your areas of interest."
IMPACT has quickly become established as the “deal generating show”.
"The perfect balance between networking opportunities and scheduled meetings make IMPACT a successful way to discover new business partnerships. Additionally, the event organizers do an incredible effort at making this event as turn-key as possible for an exhibitor. The educational program features great speakers with relevant topics which allow for easy conversation."
IMPACT is an invitation-only trade show for manufacturing executives that bridges you to the most compelling solutions and information for your crowning priorities.
- Personal concierge and custom schedule
- Access to all programming and speakers
- Overnight hotel accomodations
- 5 star onsite catering
- $200 travel voucher
- Personal meetings with leading solution providers of your choice
- Spouses are welcome!
- Continuous Improvement
- Lean/Six Sigma
- Logistics & Transportation
- Owners & Presidents
- Procurement & Sourcing
- Quality Control
- Supply Chain
- Meet the Real Experts: learn from the people behind the innovation.
- A Custom Experience: your schedule is based on your specific priorities.
- Executive Networking: meet the folks as vested in innovation as you are.
- For you, it’s free: our sponsors are happy to invest an exclusive audience.
Josh RidenerVice President
Marin SilversVP of Operations
Lucia ContrerasContent Director
Fesa BerencAttendee Relations Executive
George MarinakisSales Manager
Robert ScolaroAccount Executive
Mike McCarthyAccount Executive
Hotel and Travel
Your conference pass includes overnight accommodations, travel reimbursement, meals and cocktail receptions.