Lisa Campbell

Vice President, Industry Strategy and Marketing for Manufacturing, Autodesk

“Manufacturing is on the rebound, and an estimated two million jobs will be created over the next decade that require skilled labor.”

Victor Abelairas

Senior Director, Business Development, Industrial, Wind River

“More automation and complex machinery will require an increase in the skills of the labor force.”

Janis P. Terpenny

Dal Pezzo Chair, Harold & Inge Marcus Department of Industrial & Manufacturing Engineering

“Digital manufacturing and design technology are creating an advanced manufacturing enterprise interlinked by a new ‘digital thread.’”

Cynthia Slubowski

Vice President, Head of Manufacturing, Zurich North America

“Manufacturers have had to embrace social media and its impact on their sales and the visibility it brings to their products and their brand.”

Lee Zorn

US Lubricants Technical Manager, Shell Industrial Lubricants

“The more often companies reach out to their community…the more likely they can help fill their talent pipeline.”