April 10, 2019
This morning event is held in Charlotte, N.C., and focuses on solving the needs and challenges of our state’s manufacturing community. The NC Chamber is the exclusive state affiliate for the National Association of Manufacturers, so industry leaders are always in attendance at this event. Topics will address regulatory issues, workforce solutions and other challenges impacting the manufacturing industry. A full breakfast is provided to attendees, as well as ample time to network and engage with exhibitors before the full program begins.
Agenda updates below!
Wednesday, April 10
|7:30 am||Registration, Breakfast and Networking|
|8:20 am||Opening Remarks|
|8:30 am||Keynote: The State of Manufacturing in North Carolina|
Stephen Shuford, CEO, Shurtape Technologies, LLC
|9:00 am||Skills Gap and Future of Work Study|
Luke Monck, Senior Manager, Deloitte
|9:30 am||Solving Manufacturing’s Workforce Challenges|
Dr. Jolee Marsh, Associate Vice President of Corporate and Continuing Education, Fayetteville Technical Community College
|10:15 am||Networking Break|
|10:45 am||Manufacturing 4.0: The Factory of the Future|
Klemens Huch, Generator Plant Manager, Siemens Charlotte Energy Hub
|11:30 am||Closing Remarks|