Facilitated by: IPFW & Purdue University Technical Assistance Program
Bring together manufacturing leaders to discuss the newest trends in advanced manufacturing especially within lean and share lessons learned for the purpose of advancing the competitiveness of their companies and the region. Beyond the networking, activities will include but not limited to plant tours, presentations on hot topics, demonstrations, or panel discussions. The agenda will be driven by the network.
NE Indiana Advanced Manufacturing (Lean) Network will be presenting 2 programs:
Wednesday, Oct. 8, 8:00- 10:00 AM, - Kosciusko Economic Dev. Corp. 121 North Lake St., Warsaw, Indiana
Wednesday, Oct. 22, 8:00- 10:00 AM, - IPFW, Engineering, Technology and Computer Bldg. Room 235, Fort Wayne, Indiana
The next meeting of the Northeast Indiana Advanced Manufacturing (Lean) Network is scheduled for Wednesday, October 8, in Kosciusko County and Wednesday, October 22, in Fort Wayne. The topic of this meeting is Supply Chain Management. Purdue Technical Assistance Program - Manufacturing Extension Partnership (TAP/MEP) will provide a snippet from their new program developed in conjunction with NIST and state MEP's. The highlighted module will cover Risk Management.
Part two of each meeting is intended to be interactive and will include members working in groups to sift through, develop, and present a best practice or challenge from members of their group related to Supply Chain Management. After ample time for discussion, the groups will be called upon to share their discussion. Members are encouraged to research and bring challenges related to Supply Chain Management from their organization that others may be able to assist with.
If you would like to be considered for the advisory committee, suggest a new member, volunteer to provide a tour, propose a topic or have any other suggestions please email or call Joe Sepkovich – IPFW Interim Corporate Training Director at email@example.com or 260-481-6620.
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Questions or to have your name added to the Network, please contact:
or email firstname.lastname@example.org.