[M]anufacturing Matters: Managing Global Political Risks - Canton
Manufacturing Matters: Managing Global Political Risks
Wednesday, December 7, 2016
8:00 to 10:00 AM
Hosted in partnership with the Canton Regional Chamber of Commerce
Robert Schmidt (Senior Growth & Innovation Advisor, MAGNET)
Schmidt has more than 40 years of experience in the manufacturing and consulting sectors. Since joining MAGNET, he has worked with a variety of Northeast Ohio manufacturers to help them succeed through innovation.
Andrew Thomas (Professor of Marketing and International Business, University of Akron)
In addition to teaching, Thomas is a bestselling business author, founding editor-in-chief of the Journal of Transportation Security, and a regularly featured analyst on outlets such as CNBC, BBC, and ABC.
Created by MAGNET: The Manufacturing Advocacy and Growth Network in conjunction with University of Akron, [M]anufacturing Matters is a new event series that provides a deeper understanding into the major topics and trends that influence the businesses and markets of manufacturers in Northeast Ohio.
During this session, attendees will learn about topics such as:
The Impact of Currencies
Violence and Terrorism
The Future of Globalization
Manufacturers only due to limited availability.
Free parking and breakfast.