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FOSTERING THE CENTER’S DEVELOPMENT

HELPING REVITALIZE U.S. MANUFACTURING

HELPING REVITALIZE U.S. MANUFACTURING

HELPING REVITALIZE U.S. MANUFACTURING

HELPING REVITALIZE U.S. MANUFACTURING

A TRIP TO INDIA & OTHER LEARNING OPPORTUNITIES

A TRIP TO INDIA & OTHER LEARNING OPPORTUNITIES

STUDENT FOCUSED. FACULTY DIRECTED

STUDENT FOCUSED. FACULTY DIRECTED

A CENTER THAT CELEBRATES MANUFACTURING

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Fall Conference - Schedule


Morning Session - Stewart Center 302 - 306

8:00 a .m. - 9:00 a.m.             Breakfast, Poster Session Judging,
                                                Student Networking
  
9:00 a .m. - 9:30 a.m.             Ananth IyerDirector, DCMME/GSCMI
                                                Richard Cosier, Dean
                                                            Krannert School of Management
                                                Welcome to Guests
                                                Center Projects and Program Report
 
                                                 Invited Speakers & Poster Session 
 
9:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.            John Sofia, V.P. Engineering & Product Development
                                                            American Axle & Manufacturing
  
10:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.          Bill Strauss, Senior Economist and Economic Advisor
                                                            Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
  
10:30 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.          Break 
  
10:45 a.m. – 11:15 a.m.          Roy Vasher, Former Executive
                                                            Toyota Motor Company
  
11:15 a.m. – Noon                  Center Project Update
                                                Wood Supply Chain Management
                                                            Prof. Svenja Sommer
                                                St. Gobain Containers
                                                            Prof. Ananth Iyer
                                                            Roberto Pedrazzi 
 
                                      Afternoon Session
                               Lunch – Stewart Center 302-306 
  
12:00p.m. – 12:30 p.m.           Poster Competition Awards Presentation 
  
12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.            Jane Brock-Wilson, Managing Director
                                                            Berkshire Partners
  
1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.              Colin Roche and Bobby Ronsse, Co-Founders
                                                            Pacific Writing Instruments
  
2:30 p.m. – 3:15 p.m.              Roundtable Discussion 
  
3:15 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.              Center Projects Update
                                                 U.S. Coast Guard
                                                            Carl Riedlin
                                                            Prof. Vinayak Deshpande
                                                 Officer Furniture Systems
                                                            Yatin Anand
                                                            Prof. Mohit Tawarmalni
                                                            Prof. Yanjun Li 
  
                              Krannert Leadership Speaker Series
                                        Purdue Memorial Union 
  
6:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.              Andrea Mitchell, Chief Foreign Affairs Correspondent
                                                            NBC News