2017 Agenda

8:00 AM 

Registration & Breakfast

8:45 AM 

Welcome & Opening Remarks

9:00 AM 

The State of Manufacturing: Keynote & Discussion

10:00 AM 

Perspectives on Corporate Venture Capital

Breakout II - Room B

11:00 AM 

The Future of Manufacturing

11:35 AM 

When to Manufacture in America

12:10 AM

The Ins and Outs of Collaborative Robotics

12:45 AM

How Incumbents Stay Ahead of the Curve

1:20 PM 

Big Data, Big Opportunity

1:55 PM

Getting Smart on the Shop Floor

2:30 PM 

Lessons Learned: GE Ventures' Journey

3:05 PM

IIoT: Hype vs. Reality

3:40 PM 

Innovations in Supply Chain


Breakout I - Room A

11:00 AM 

Industry & University Partnerships: How to Make Them Work

11:35 AM 

Industry 4.0

12:10 AM

The Future of Venture Capital in Industrials

12:45 AM

Opportunities in 3D Printing & Additive Machining

1:20 PM 

The Path Forward for Hardware Startups

1:55 PM

Innovating for OSHA

2:30 PM 

Bridging the Corporate/Startup Divide: The Startup Perspective

3:05 PM

Cybersecurity & Manufacturing in the Digital Era

3:40 PM 

Bridging the Corporate/Startup Divide: The Corporate Perspective