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2018 Manufacturing & Distribution Summit - Kansas City

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Start Time:7:30 AM
End Time:10:00 AM
Location:Plexpod Westport Commons - 1923 Room
Address:300 E. 39th Street
City:Kansas City


sponsor HuschBlackwell

sponsor RubinBrown

sponsor UMB

Disruptive Technologies and Exponential Change

Technology changes at an exponential rate, however today’s professionals are trained to think about change in a linear way, which makes it difficult to assess when new evolutions might occur. Entire industries are and will be disrupted.

Please join HuschBlackwell, RubinBrown and UMB as we look at disruption in industry today and discuss strategies to utilize change to your company's advantage.


MD-Summit-Drew-Carter.pngDrew Carter
President, Maritz Motivation Solutions

Drew has more than 20 years of experience in senior advisory and executive roles, driving revenue growth using technology, strategy and analytics. He will lead a thought-provoking discussion on ways manufacturers and distributors can better understand disruptive technologies, including artificial intelligence, robotics and 3D printing.



MD-Summit-Tim-Cowden.pngTim Cowden
President & CEO, Kansas City Area Development Council

Tim leads the strategic direction and vision for the Kansas City Area Development Council from day-to-day operations to KCADC investor and client relationships. In partnership with economic development leaders, the KCADC seeks to attract new business to the 18-county, bistate Kansas City region. He will provide local perspective on the state of the industry for manufacturing and distribution industry.


Space is limited and will fill up quickly, register today!

Continuing Professional Education

CPE Credit: Two
Meeting Type: Seminar
Field of Study: Business Management, Business Organization and Business Environment
Level of Knowledge: Basic
Vendor: RubinBrown LLP
Price: Free

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