Indiana Manufacturers Association Manufacturing Technology Summit

Date:June 6, 2018
Location: Indianapolis Marriott East
7202 East 21st Street
Indianapolis, IN 46219

Katz, Sapper & Miller’s JC Wilkinson and KSM Consulting’s Mark Caswell will present at the Indiana Manufacturers Association’s (IMA) Manufacturing Technology Summit June 6 in Indianapolis. The event brings together leaders in the manufacturing industry to explore cutting-edge technologies and how they can be used to improve profitability.

It’s no secret that Industry 4.0 has arrived, and it’s requiring manufacturers to rethink how they design, produce, and distribute products in order to compete. But where do manufacturing companies begin? They begin with the data they already have. JC Wilkinson and Mark Caswell will lead an informative session at the Indiana Manufacturers Association’s (IMA) Manufacturing Technology Summit on how to convert your company’s data into valuable intelligence that can drive better business decisions.

Wilkinson, a director in Katz, Sapper & Miller’s Business Advisory Group, provides guidance to clients in a variety of industries in the areas of operational improvement and performance enhancement. With an extensive background in Lean strategy consulting, he works with companies to develop and execute long-term improvement plans for their accounting, technology, human resource, operations, and other business functions.

Caswell, a director of management consulting and technology for KSM Consulting, oversees the delivery of private sector services. With more than 15 years of project and program management experience – primarily in the manufacturing sector – Caswell leverages a holistic and empathetic approach to problem solving, ensuring technology is in alignment with client’s overarching business strategy.

The summit, designed for plant managers, technology officers, manufacturing consultants, and more, will address a variety of other topics, including:

  • Metal additive manufacturing
  • IoT-enabled product innovations
  • Navigating disruptive market changes
  • Electric vehicle charging stations
  • Security tips to protect connected businesses
  • Value stream molding with eVSM
  • Cybersecurity

To learn more or register, visit the summit website.