Third Annual Executive Summit 2015

Thought leadership

Helmuth Ludwig, CEO, Siemens Industry Sector, North America Stephen V. Gold, President and CEO, MAPI

What the Executive Summit is about

-Senior executives only

-Best-in-Class studies

-Roundtable dialogue

-Global economic insight

-Strategy in global markets

-Innovative management

Save the Date for May 14-15, 2015


By leveraging the experiences of their peers, members use MAPI to make their enterprises more competitive and to increase their personal effectiveness.

Attending in 2015

      Advanced Energy Industries SVP, Global Operations
      America Makes Director, Operations
      A.O. Smith SVP, Strategy & Corporate Development
      AMETEK SVP, Corporate Development
      AMSTED Industries President, Consolidated Metco
      AMSTED Industries President, Rail
      Astec Industries President
      AZZ Incorporated President, CEO, & Director
      Babcock & Wilcox President, MEGTEC Systems
      Barnes Group VP, Aerospace OEM
      Barnes Group Division Manager
      Belden SVP, Finance
      Bison Gear & Engineering Corp. President & CEO
      Brady Corp. VP, Global Marketing
      Briggs & Stratton Corp. VP, Corporate Communications & Public Affairs
      Brunswick Corp. VP, Global Operations
      Caterpillar SVP
      Caterpillar VP, Diversified Products
      Caterpillar VP, Global Purchasing & CPO
      Caterpillar Executive Director, CPS
      Caterpillar Executive Director
      Caterpillar Director, Global Quality
      Caterpillar General Manager
      Cisco Systems Executive Director
      Cisco Systems Senior Marketing Lead
      Cisco Systems Practice Advisor
      Columbus McKinnon Corp. VP, Americas
      Columbus McKinnon Corp. VP, EMEA
      Columbus McKinnon Corp. Treasurer
      Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. VP, Operations
      Crown Equipment Corp. VP, Manufacturing Operations
      Crown Equipment Corp. SVP, Manufacturing
      Crown Holdings President, Food Packaging NA
      Crown Holdings VP, Metals Technology
      Crown Holdings President, Beverage NA
      Crown Holdings EVP, Technology & Regulatory Affairs
      Crown Holdings President, Aerosols NA & Closures NA
      Dana Holding Corp. SVP, General Counsel
      Dayton Superior Corp. VP, Engineering
      Deere & Co. Director, Economic/Community Development
      Deloitte Partner & Director
      Deloitte Vice Chairman
      Deloitte Partner
      Deloitte Partner
      Deloitte Manufacturing Marketing Leader
      Deloitte Director, Manufacturing
      Deloitte Director, Consumer & Industrial
      Deloitte Senior Manager
      Dover Corp. President, Engineered Systems
      Dover Corp. EVP, Engineered Systems
      Dover Corp. SVP, Corporate Development
      Ferro Corp. VP & CFO
      Finishing Brands Holdings Director, Marketing
      Finishing Brands Holdings Senior Product Manager
      Finishing Brands Holdings Product Manager
      Fortune Brands Home & Security VP & GM, Safety
      G.W. Lisk Co. Market Analyst
      Gibraltar Industries President
      Graco VP & GM
      The Greenbrier Companies SVP, Marketing & Sales
      Handy & Harman Supply Chain Manager
      Hexagon AB VP, Global Operations
      Hillenbrand SVP & CFO
      Hillenbrand SVP, Strategy & Industrial Products
      Hillenbrand SVP, Corporate Development
      Hubbell EVP, Marketing & Sales
      Hubbell SVP, Growth & Innovation
      JBT Corp. EVP & President
      IDEX Corp. VP, Strategy & Innovation
      IndustryWeek Chief Editor
      Ingersoll Rand President, Global Services
      Ingersoll Rand VP, Marketing & Product Management
      Ingersoll Rand VP, Global Product Management
      Kaman Corp. Chairman, President, & CEO
      Kaman Corp. VP, Marketing & Business Development
      Kennametal VP, Secretary & General Counsel
      Kennametal VP & CMO
      Lenze Americas Corp. President & CEO
      Lenze Americas Corp. CFO
      Leviton Manufacturing Co., Inc. Senior Director, Global Sourcing
      Lindsay Corporation VP, Irrigation Business
      M+W Group Senior Director, Program Development
      Makino VP
      Marsh USA SVP, Client Executive
      Marsh USA SVP, U.S. Manufacturing & Automotive
      Marsh USA VP
      Masco Corp. VP, NA Operations
      Mayville Engineering Co. VP, Sales and Marketing
      Mayville Engineering Co. VP, HR
      Mayville Engineering Co. VP, Strategic Planning
      Mayville Engineering Co. VP, Corporate Controller
      Mayville Engineering Co. VP, Operations
      Meggitt President, Safety Systems
      MICO President & CEO
      Modine Manufacturing Director, Planning & Development
      Moog Group VP, Innovation & Integration
      MSA President & CEO
      MSA President, NA
      MSA VP, Global Operational Excellence
      MSCI VP, Research & Technology
      Nederman VP & GM
      New Pig Corp. CIO & VP, Strategy
      Nordson Corp. VP, Global Continuous Improvement
      NSK Corp. Director, Automotive
      Oracle Applications Sales Representative
      Oracle Applications Sales Representative
      Oracle Senior Director, Industry Solutions
      Park Industries EVP & COO
      Park Industries VP, Manufacturing
      Pentair President, Technical Solutions
      Pettibone Group HR Director
      PMMI VP, Market Development
      RBC Capital Markets Co-Head and Managing Director
      RBC Capital Markets Managing Director, M&A
      RBC Capital Markets Managing Director
      RBC Capital Markets Managing Director
      RBC Capital Markets Director, Industrial
      RBC Capital Markets Associate
      Regal-Beloit Corp. Director, Advance Manufacturing Technology
      Remy International, Inc. President & CEO
      Remy International, Inc. SVP & COO
      Remy International, Inc. VP, Marketing & Strategic Planning
      Rockwell Automation VP & GM
      Rockwell Automation VP, Market Development
      Rockwell Collins SVP & CFO
      Rubberlite President & CTO
      Shure SVP & CFO
      Siemens President, Digital Factory Division
      Siemens President, Customer Services
      Siemens VP, Marketing
      Siemens Director, OEM Sales
      Siemens Industry Sector Communications
      Siemens Sales Director
      Siemens Regional Sales Director
      Siemens Account Manager
      Snap-on VP & CMO
      Snap-on Director, Innovation
      Sonoco Products VP, Global Quality
      Southco, Inc. VP, Managing Director, Americas
      Sparton Corp. Director, M&A Analysis
      Spencer Stuart VP
      Spencer Stuart Consultant
      Stanley Black & Decker President, Industrial & Automotive Repair NA
      Stanley Black & Decker President, Hydraulics
      Stanley Black & Decker VP, Marketing
      Steiner Electric VP, Sales & Marketing
      Tenneco VP, Strategic Planning & Development
      Textron CFO
      Textron SVP, Utility
      Textron VP, ISC NA
      Textron VP, Commercial
      Titan International President
      TransCanada Corp. VP, Keystone Projects
      Trinity Industries VP & CAO
      Tuthill Corp. VP, Finance
      West Pharmaceutical Services VP, Global Operations
      West Pharmaceutical Services VP, Americas
      Whirlpool Corp. VP, U.S. Manufacturing
      Worthington Industries President, Pressure Cylinders
      XDS Holdings President

      as of 04.24.15


97% of attendees said content "very valuable"
100% found the format "effective"
100% of attendees said "likely to attend again"

About mAPI

A member organization (since 1933) focused on building strong leadership within manufacturing, and driving the growth, profitability, and stature of global manufacturers.

2015 Agenda

Wednesday, May 13, 2015
6:30 – 8 p.m

Opening Networking Reception

Thursday, May 14, 2015
8:45 – 9:45 a.m. General Session

Why the Future of U.S. Manufacturing Is So Damn Bright
Dr. Lowell Catlett, Economist and Futurist, Dean of College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences, New Mexico State University

10 – 11 a.m Session

Transformational Innovation in an Era of Exponential Change
Marcus Shingles, Partner, Deloitte; Leader, Deloitte Innovation

11 a.m. – 12 p.m. Panel Session

Investing in Manufacturing's Future
Leader: Raj Batra, Siemens Digital Factory Division President
Panelist:Corey Goulet, Vice President, Keystone Projects, TransCanada
Panelist:Malcolm Swanson, PE President, Astec, Inc.

1:30 – 2:30 p.m.

Breakout Session One
Grant Park Room
Customers Don’t Want to Talk to Salespeople Anymore: How Technology Blew Up the Buying Process
Pierre Custeau, Senior Director, Industry Solutions, Oracle Marketing Cloud

Transforming Your Organization Through Purposeful Culture Change
Water Tower Park Room
Suzanne Burns, Vice President, SpencerStuart
Jesse M. Price, Consultant, SpencerStuart

Developing a Disciplined Strategy for Ecosystem Innovation
Grand Ballroom
Doug Bade, Vice Chairman and Managing Principal Consumer & Industrial Products Deloitte
Francesco Fazio, Partner, Doblin/Deloitte
Fortune 1000 Company, TBD

2:45 – 3:45 p.m.

Breakout Session Two
The Internet of Things: Connecting the Unconnected
Grant Park Room
Bob Dean, Executive Director, Business Transformation Group, Cisco Systems

The U.S. Workforce of the Future
Water Tower Park Room
Rob Gorham, Director of Operations, America Makes

4 – 5 p.m. Panel Session

Best Practices and Lessons Learned From the Battle for M&A
Leader: Glenn Riedman, Managing Director, RBC Capital Markets
Panelist: Bill Eginton, SVP, Corporate Development, AMETEK
Panelist: Steve Sellhausen, SVP, Corporate Development & Strategy, Dover

6:30 – 8:30 p.m.

Networking Reception

Friday, May 15, 2015
8 – 8:50 a.m.

Seven Leadership and Life Lessons
Susan O’Malley, Former President of Washington Sports and Entertainment, First Female President of a Professional Sports Franchise

9:00 – 10:00 a.m. Panel Session

How Business Leaders Create a Culture of Excellence
Leader: Jenn Callaway, Council Director, MAPI
Panelist: Terry Gebert, VP & GM, Systems and Solutions Business, Rockwell Automation
Panelist: Martin Swarbrick, President & CEO, Bison Gear & Engineering

10:00 – 11:00 a.m.

Never Quit: The Story of a Life Built on Successful Missions
Robert O’Neill, Navy SEAL Team Six

Download the Executive Summit 2015 Agenda.

updated 04.20.15

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