Attendees are invited to watch the panel discussion at Aylward Booth 16021 starting at 10:30am on October 25.
Host Denise McIntosh, CEO of Custom Powder Systems, knows firsthand the unique challenges women face in this industry and discusses them with her guests. In this show, listeners hear from women who have overcome the odds and grown to be some of the most respected professionals in their fields.
During the live recording, McIntosh will be joined by several special guests to discuss how innovations in automation and technology, sustainability, diversity, and workforce development can provide US manufacturers with more skilled workers and help close the current wage and wealth gap.
This episode will host more than just women, with special guests including:
• Angela Desmond – Marketing & Sales Executive at Aylward
• Cimberly Weir – Professor of Packaging Engineering at Michigan State University and expert on pipelining innovation and industry diversity
• Derrick Jiwan – Innovation and Business Development Manager at Winfield United of Land O’ Lakes, passionate entrepreneur, and expert on corporate innovation
• Jill Miller – Founder and CEO of LUNUM and passionate advocate and thought leader on increasing economic mobility for workers and underrepresented entrepreneurs