WiM Summer Leadership Conference

Starts:  Aug 7, 2017 12:00 AM (ET)
Ends:  Aug 9, 2017 4:00 PM (ET)

Summer Leadership Conference & Summer Board Meeting


Monday, August 7, 2017

1:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Welcome and introductions

1:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

The State of Women in Manufacturing

2:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m

Networking break

2:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Corporate Partnership Presentation - "Altria's Corporate Commitment to WiM"
with Tonya Austeri, Director of Manufacturing Optimization, PMUSA, an Altria Co. – Chair of Altria WiM & Cindy Logan, Sr. Manager Tobacco Processing, John Middleton Co., an Altria Co. – Program Lead of Altria WiM.

3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Round-table Discussions
1. Developing Talent
2. Strategies and Solutions for Improving Manufacturing Image

5:30 p.m.

Departure for Networking Dinner

6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Dinner at North Harbor Club at 100-D North Harbor Place, Davidson, NC 28036

Tuesday, August 8, 2017

9:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.


9:30 a.m. - 9:45 a.m.

WiM Affinity Partner”
Speaker: Ronda Klaumann, Director, Specialty Markets, UPS Freight


“Women in Manufacturing: Digital, Social and Traditional Media Outreach”
Speaker: Paul Nathanson, Partner, Bracewell LLP & Anya Ross, Assistant, Bracewell LLP


“Our Investment in Women in Manufacturing”
Speaker: Katie Kelley, Vice Chair, Commercial Banking, BMO Harris Bank & Deborah Roesner, Vice President, Commercial Banking, BMO Harris Bank


WiM Corporate Member Insights



12:15pm-1:00 pm

Corporate Partnership Presentation – “Ingersoll Rand’s Corporate Commitment to WiM
Speaker: Marcia Avedon, Senior Vice President, Human Resources, Communications and Corporate Affairs, Ingersoll Rand

1:00 p.m.




Homewood Suites by Hilton Davidson
125 Harbour Place Dr.
Davidson, NC 28036
Room rate is $119
Book your room here

Ingersoll Rand
800-B Beaty St.
Davidson, NC 28036

This event is for Women in Manufacturing Corporate Key Contact Members & our National Board of Directors. If you are interested in more information about corporate member benefits or sponsoring this event, please contact Hayley Milloy at hmilloy@womeninmfg.org or 216-503-5700.
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Kristin Moore