September 29-October 1, 2014
The 4th annual Women in Manufacturing SUMMIT will be held in Schaumburg, IL September 29 – October 1, 2014. This annual SUMMIT is geared toward women who have chosen careers in manufacturing and want to share perspectives and network with others in the industry. SUMMIT 2014 is expected to attract more than 200 professional women in manufacturing with titles ranging from production to CEO.
As a national 2-day event, the summit has women join from around the country with the purpose of continued support to the attraction, retention and advancement of women in the manufacturing industry. This conference offers participants numerous personal and professional development opportunities with highlighted programming content featuring leadership engagement, project management, negotiation skills, risk management, lean manufacturing, product liability and networking.
The SUMMIT format includes, keynote speakers, panel discussions, professional development tracks, a networking lunch and plant tours. The WiM SUMMIT(s) are always inclusive and open to women, as well as to the men who support them. - See more at: http://www.womeninmanufacturing.org/summit2014#sthash.JZliB3mn.dpuf