DAY 3: PRODUCTION

Session Day: 
Thursday, May 10, 2018 -
08:30 to 13:30
Description: 
Designed for Manufacturing Executives and General Managers of Manufacturing Facilities, this program will feature leaders from both Plastics Manufacturing and National Associations speaking on topics ranging from Workforce Development through the latest innovations in manufacturing including: Additive (3D and 4D) Manufacturing, closing the gap between research and technological innovation, the Internet of Things (IoT), and Smart Manufacturing—using real-time information to obtain a whole new level of visibility throughout the Supply Chain.
 
 
Welcome and Introduction 
8:30am – 8:45am
Troy Nix, President, MAPP, Inc. 
 
 
Keynote: Workforce Development and the Plastics Industry 
8:45am – 9:30am 
Jay Timmons, President & CEO, National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) 
 
 
Keynote: BAAM Additive Manufacturing 
9:30am – 10:15am 
Gregory Haye, General Manager, Materials and Process Development Center of Excellence, Local Motors, Inc.
 
 
Break 
10:15am – 10:30am
Coffee, Tea and Networking 
 
 
Panel Session: Workforce Development and Technology Innovation in Manufacturing 
10:30am – 12:00pm
Steve Bieszczat, Chief Marketing Officer, IQMS 
Gregory Haye, General Manager, Materials and Process Development Center of Excellence, Local Motors, Inc.
Mike Regan, Director of 3D Materials, HP, Inc. 
Peter Stansky, Digitalization Development Manager, Siemens Industry, U.S.A. 
Jay Timmons, President & CEO, National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) 
 
 
Networking Lunch 
12:00pm – 1:30pm 
Join your industry peers for a hot buffet lunch before heading to the show floor.
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