Stiles Machinery will welcome nearly 200 manufacturing decision makers to the Executive Briefing Conference April 23-25 in Detroit, Mich. The EBC provides company leaders with an innovative advantage for succeeding in today’s manufacturing landscape by inspiring them through knowledge, strategies, and best practices from top industry thought leaders and innovators. This year’s conference will tackle issues in workforce development, surviving in a digital world, industry economic forecasting, and reinventing strategies to help leaders keep up with the fast-paced changes in business.
Attendees will be immersed in trends, technologies, and opportunities to remain competitive and profitable. Keynote speakers include New York Times best-selling author Josh Linkner, speaking on inspiring, disruptive innovation, Alan Beaulieu sharing his popular economic forecast and advice on managing current economic cycles, and Jennifer McNelly addressing the skills gap and offering tools on how to overcome it. Plant tours through Ford’s River Rouge Complex, FANUC America, and JB Cutting will give attendees a behind-the-scenes showcase of some of the most progressive manufacturing facilities. Case studies and seminars with industry peers and experts will discuss how to capitalize on data management, trends in automation, and smart manufacturing, providing strategic and practical information aimed at solving manufacturing challenges for the current and future shop.
This is the 14th year company leaders will gather at the Executive Briefing Conference for intentional inspiration on succeeding in today’s manufacturing landscape. This conference is pleased to welcome sponsors Blum, Siemens Corporation, and Schuler Consulting to EBC 2017.