Harnessing the future of cross-sector manufacturing excellence in Europe today

In October 2014, the European Manufacturing Strategies Summit will celebrate its 10th anniversary, providing the perfect opportunity to assess the state of the manufacturing sector as European nations emerge from economic downturn, and to provide expert visionary forecasts for the next 10 years.

To celebrate the first 10 years for the European Manufacturing Strategies Summit, we are launching a special industry Award – European Manufacturing Leadership Award - designed to recognise an individual who has demonstrated pioneering leadership in driving excellence, performance and competitiveness within European manufacturing.

The voting for the winner of the Manufacturing Leadership Award has started. Here is the list of nominees:

  •     Jochen D. Ruehl, Director, GTM PS FemCare One EuropeProcter & Gamble
  •     Bob Spooner, CEOHovis
  •     Guillaume Vendroux, Vice President, Industrial Alstom Transport
  •     Rob KarsmakersVP  and Site ManagerPhilips Consumer Lifestyle

Click here to vote

The winner will be announced in September!

For agenda overview and key themes please download brochure, click here.

Well spent time, good mixture of different industries, subjects very well chosen — Head of Integrated Management Systems and OpEx, ABB Turbo Systems

Excellent event with some very good speakers, some real leaders in Industry. It helped me to learn, it helped to simply apply thinking and pictures to my real world, it reminded me about certain personal and strategic actions. I took many, many notes and .. as said excellent. — Head of Global Operations – GBU Tonnage, Linde AG

Very effective formula giving the opportunity within 3 days to have contacts and important experience exchange with many companies. — Head of Quality of Caselle Plant, AleniaAermacchi

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Join us at the 10th Anniversary Manufacturing Leadership Award dinner, held at the 10th Annual European Manufacturing Strategies Summit on 28 October, in Düsseldorf.