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

      A.O. Smith SVP, Strategy & Corporate Development
      Barnes Group VP, Aerospace OEM
      Brunswick Corp. VP, Global Operations
      Caterpillar VP, Diversified Products
      Columbus McKinnon Corp. VP, Americas
      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
      Dayton Superior Corp. SVP, Canada & Global Sales/Marketing
      Dayton Superior Corp. President & CEO
      Dayton Superior Corp. VP & CFO
      Dayton Superior Corp. VP, HR
      Dayton Superior Corp. SVP, Operations
      Ferro Corp. VP & CFO
      Fortune Brands Home & Security VP & GM, Safety
      Gibraltar Industries President
      Handy & Harman President & CEO
      Hexagon AB VP, Global Operations
      Hillenbrand SVP, Strategy & Industrial Products
      Hubbell EVP, Marketing & Sales
      MSA President & CEO
      NSK Corp. Director, Automotive
      Parker Hannifin Corp. VP, Sales & Marketing
      Rockwell Automation VP, Market Development
      Rockwell Collins SVP & CFO
      Shure SVP & CFO
      Spencer Stuart VP
      Textron CFO
      Tuthill Corp. VP, Finance

      as of 01.26.15


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.

EARLY Agenda:
Pushing the Frontiers of Manufacturing

Thursday, May 14, 2015 (begins: 8:45 a.m.) and
Friday, May 15, 2015 (begins: 8:00 a.m., finishes: 11 a.m.)

General SessionS

"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

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

“The Role of Teamwork in the Hunt for Osama Bin Laden”
Robert O’Neill, Navy SEAL Team Six

Panel Sessions

“Exponential Innovation”
Speaker TBD, Singularity University

“Investing in Manufacturing's Future”
Leader: Raj Batra, President of Siemens Digital Factory

“Best Practices and Lessons Learned from the Battle for M&A”
Leader: Glenn Riedman, Managing Director, RBC

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

Breakout Sessions

“Customers Don’t Want to Talk To Sales People Anymore:
How Technology Has Blown Up The Buying Process”

Pierre Custeau, Senior Director, Industry Solutions, Oracle Marketing Cloud

“Transforming Your Organization through Purposeful Cultural Change”
Suzanne Burns, VP, SpencerStuart

And other breakout sessions

updated 01.23.15

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