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.
Manufacturing Strategies and Technologies Enabling a Circular Economy
This track was specifically developed to support manufacturing leaders with best strategies relating to planning and development, performance improvement and workforce management. Effective leadership strategies are usually considered the foundation of any successful operation and key to building, developing and motivating the workforce. This track brings together a comprehensive view of varied methods that tackle some of the most pressing challenges for the top leaders in manufacturing.
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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Stephen EngelSenior Vice President, Practice LeadHitachi Consulting
Targeted Research Meetings
John OrtizDirector of Product StewardshipHP, Inc
Dan NelsonGlobal Director of InnovationFirestone Building Products
close R&D & Innovation Principles to Accelerate Growth of a Leading Consumer-Centric Brand PortfolioAgile Product, Design, Development and InnovationThe Coca-Cola Company - Vice President of R&D
Robert ScottVice President of R&DThe Coca-Cola Company
Dharmendu DamanyVice President, Head of Global OperationsOSI-Spacelabs
Troy FletcherDirector of Sales42Q
Dustin LevyVice President, Industrial SafetyGentex
Lars BergHead of Global Facilities ManagementNilfisk
David MeekIBM IoT & Industry 4.0 Global Leader for Chemicals, Petroleum & Industrial ProductsIBM
Hugh ArifDirector, Industry Solutions - Manufacturing - AT&T Business - Business Marketing, AT&TAT&T
Rohit MittalDirector, System EngineeringIntel Corporation
close Taking an Underperforming Manufacturing Company and Turning it into a World Class Manufacturing Company. Changing Process Culture , People and PerformancePlant & Facilities ManagementSMTC Corporation - Chief Operating Officer
Rich FitzgeraldChief Operating Officer SMTC Corporation
Sean BlissVice President of Sales for Indirect SpendCorcentric
Targeted Research Meetings
Lisa SykesDirector - End to End Quality LeadMerck & Co., Inc
Bill BitherCo-Founder and CEOMachineMetrics
Rabi PrustiExecutive Director, Quality ControlCytovance Biologics, Inc.
West Monroe Partners - Director, Customer Experience
Bill DuffyDirector, Consumer & Industrial ProductsWest Monroe Partners
Mike RowlandDirector, Customer ExperienceWest Monroe Partners
Joe MurliCEOThe Murli Group
close Best Practices: Establish a Software Evaluation Lab to Propel Your Digital Manufacturing InitiativeThe Application of Digital ManufacturingNorthrop Grumman Corporation - Senior Process and Systems Analysis Lead
Alex NiakoulovSenior Process and Systems Analysis LeadNorthrop Grumman Corporation
Chris CramerCEOKarl Strauss Brewing Co
Targeted Research Meetings
close Kaizen Events in a Lean Manufacturing Environment Driving Continuous Improvement and Employee EmpowermentContinuous Improvement & InnovationAuto Meter Products, Inc. - President and COO
Dean M. PanettieriPresident and COOAuto Meter Products, Inc.
David KoberSenior Sales Engineeriba America, LLC
Fernando BernasconiVice President of Operations Palecek
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.
IMPACT has quickly become established as the “deal generating show”.
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
Riley McLaughlinContent Director
Fesa BerencAttendee Relations Executive
George MarinakisSales Manager
Robert ScolaroAccount Executive
Hotel and Travel
Your conference pass includes overnight accommodations, travel reimbursement, meals and cocktail receptions.