Manufacturing Matters 2019 Conference

February 20 - 21, 2019

Hyatt Regency Milwaukee 333 West Kilbourn Ave Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53203


"Make it Happen!" is the 2019 Manufacturing Matters! conference theme. Manufacturing Matters is about exploring ideas and best practices to help companies “Make it Happen” now, whether that is getting more out of their existing resources, automating processes, diversifying their customer base, making their company the employer of choice, or securing needed certifications and credentials.

The 2019 Manufacturing Matters! keynote speaker will be Dr. Bill Mitchell. Dr. Mitchell is President and CEO of Aguila, a Foxconn company, and a VP of Business Operations for the Foxconn Corporation.

Over the past 25 years, Mitchell has worked with more than 500 corporations and organizations, helping develop best of breed practices to provide long-term success.

Dr. Mitchell has an excellent understanding of the local, regional, and global manufacturing environments and trends, and will share his perspective on how Wisconsin Manufacturers can “Make it Happen” for their organizations. 

There will be 18 total breakout sessions to choose from with three sessions in each of the following six conference tracks: 

  • Workforce Excellence
  • Improving Productivity
  • Leading for Success
  • Strategic Growth
  • Leveraging Sustainability
  • Industry 4.0/Technology 

Of course, GPS will be participating this year so come check us out at booth 17!

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