Conference Program

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Keynote Speakers

Conference Sessions

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Continuous Improvement

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Wednesday, December 2, 2020
9:30 AM - 10:30 AMPerspectives on Preventing Serious Injuries and Fatalities - Nine Interventions That Really Matter
10:45 AM - 11:45 AMStart or Accelerate Your Continuous Improvement Journey With Leadership Standard Work
2:15 PM - 3:15 PMSession To Be Announced
3:30 PM - 4:30 PMRadical Transformation is Overrated. Learn Why 1% Improvements Win Every Time
Thursday, December 3, 2020
8:45 AM - 9:45 AMSession To Be Announced
10:00 AM - 11:00 AMA Human-Centered Approach to Improving Operational Reliability Using Industry 4.0

Talent Management

Wednesday, December 2, 2020
9:30 AM - 10:30 AMChampioning Supplier Development the Subaru Way
10:45 AM - 11:45 AMSession To Be Announced
2:15 PM - 3:15 PMFixing Communication: The Big Payoff
3:30 PM - 4:30 PMTalent Management - Micron Technologies Inc.
Thursday, December 3, 2020
8:45 AM - 9:45 AMApprenticeships, Tech and More: Taking Talent to the Next Level at Lincoln Electric
10:00 AM - 11:00 AMBuilding Strong Safety Culture in a Technically Evolving Manufacturing Workplace

Leadership

Wednesday, December 2, 2020
9:30 AM - 10:30 AMBuilding an Innovation Culture (Or, Why I Built a Half Million Dollar Room in My Factory)
10:45 AM - 11:45 AMCultivating a Culture to Win
2:15 PM - 3:15 PMSession To Be Announced
3:30 PM - 4:30 PMAligning the Organization: Leadership and the Journey to World-Class Results
Thursday, December 3, 2020
8:45 AM - 9:45 AMSession To Be Announced
10:00 AM - 11:00 AMWhat Leadership Style Is Required to Achieve Excellence? – A Demonstration and Discussion

Factory Automation

Wednesday, December 2, 2020
9:30 AM - 10:30 AMThe Future of Manufacturing is Human + Machine
10:45 AM - 11:45 AMSession To Be Announced
2:15 PM - 3:15 PM Overcoming the Challenges of Manufacturing Technology Innovation & Adoption with Small and Medium Sized Manufacturers
3:30 PM - 4:30 PMSession To Be Announced
Thursday, December 3, 2020
8:45 AM - 9:45 AMSchneider Electric’s Digital Transformation
10:00 AM - 11:00 AMLeveraging Additive to Simplify the Supply Chain

Smart Manufacturing

Wednesday, December 2, 2020
9:30 AM - 10:30 AMSession To Be Announced
10:45 AM - 11:45 AMSession To Be Announced
2:15 PM - 3:15 PMSession To Be Announced
3:30 PM - 4:30 PMFrom Legacy Machines to Manufacturing Intelligence
Thursday, December 3, 2020
8:45 AM - 9:45 AMSession To Be Announced
10:00 AM - 11:00 AMSession To Be Announced