Cincinnati USA Regional Chamber


The Future of Manufacturing: Connecting Technology & Talent

As a follow up to Manufacturing Month in Ohio, the Cincinnati Chamber will be hosting a program bringing subject matter experts from leading regional organizations together to discuss manufacturing strategies for the future on Thursday, Dec. 6. Panel discussions will touch on the development of advanced technologies and workforce issues that are rapidly changing the way businesses and the industry operate. Tour of Nehemiah or Meyer Tool will immediately follow program.

7:30-8:00 am Registration/Donuts & Coffee
8:00 am Welcome
8:05-8:30 am National Center for the Middle Market Manufacturing Study
8:30-8:45 am Q&A
8:45-8:55 am Panel Overview
8:55-10:10 am Panel Discussion Breakouts

Tech Trends Panelists include:
Kreg Keesee, Michelman
Mike Schmitt, The Metalworking Group
Kevin Westendorf, Center Grid
Chris Huntington, Nexigen
Craig Todd, AMEND Consulting Moderator

Talent Panelists include:

Jill Henry,  NKU Center for Applied Informatics
Kelly Dolan, Thrive
Dan Meyer, Nehemiah Manufacturing
Amy Linkous, VonLehman
Amy Meyer, Rhinestahl Corporation Moderator

10:15-10:35 am
Joint debrief of panel discussions
10:35-10:45 am Manufacturing Exchange Trip April 2019 Announcement & Wrap Up
10:45 am Meyer Tool tour group departs
10:55 am Nehemiah tour begins
11:15 am Meyer Tool tour begins at Meyer Tool 


Before registering for the event, please choose from one of the tours below that will be offered immediately following panel discussions. After tour sign up is completed, please make sure you register for the event. 

Meyer Tool Tour Registration

Nehemiah Tour Registration

Supporting Investors: 


Media Investor:
Business Courier

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