The third annual Georgia Manufacturing Summit on October 25th is expected to be a HUGE success. Industry professionals will gather to discuss the issues most important to Georgia manufacturers. Business leaders will have a unique opportunity to network with their peers and share their insight and recommendations. The Summit is designed to support Georgia's entire manufacturing community.

The 2017 Summit is the "Georgia's Manufacturing Event of the Year".

Register now for the third annual Georgia Manufacturing Summit!

Industry leaders from around the state are making plans to gather on October 25th for the third annual Georgia Manufacturing Summit. The speakers and their presentations are carefully selected so that all levels of management can benefit from attending.

Connect with Industry Leaders
Learn About Important Topics Impacting Georgia Manufacturers
Build Valuable Relationships

Each year we highlight a specific industry segment. In 2015 we showcased the transportation sector. The keynote speakers were Randy Jackson CAO of Kia Motors Manufacturing Georgia and Phil Horlock, CEO of Blue Bird Corporation. 2016 our theme was "Building a Stronger Georgia" the keynote speakers were Kathleen Edge of Southwire and Steve Hillis, CEO of Beaulieu.

The theme for this year is "How the Food and Beverage Industry Impacts Manufacturing in Georgia". Every manufacturer in Georgia will benefit from attending this event because of the wide range of topics that will be covered.

We are pleased to announce that Debra Shankle, Vice President of Supply Chain of Coca-Cola North America will be our breakfast keynote speaker.Rob Dugas, Vice President, Chief Procurement Officer of Chick-fil-A, Inc. will be our lunch keynote speaker at the 2017 Georgia Manufacturing Summit.

Leaders in human resources, ececutive management, operations, logistics, engineering, and production will gain valuable insight and information they can use immediately to improve the daily operation.

The 2017 Summit has a power packed agenda, including several break-out training sessions addressing the challenges faced by manufacturers in Georgia. Meet the speakers...

Manufacturing A Better Bottom Line
- CEO / CFO / HR -
Session Sponsor -

Trends To Track in Supply Chain
- Purchasing / Engineering/ Operations / Logistics
- Session Sponsor -

International Manufacturing
Building Domestic Growth and a Competitive Edge Through Exports
- Sales / Marketing / Export
- Session Sponsor -

Workforce Development
- CEO / HR -
- Session Sponsor -

Sales and Marketing Secrets for Manufacturers  
- Sales / Marketing
- Session Sponsor -

Technology For Manufacturing Today 
- CIO / Automation / IT Team
- Session Sponsor - GlobeRanger, a Fujitsu Company



A very limited number of exhibit booths are still available for sponsors - click here to get more sponsorship details.



The 2016 Summit Exceeded All Expectations

The second annual Georgia Manufacturing Summit was held on Wednesday, October 26th, 2016, with an overflow crowd filling the Cobb Galleria as leaders gathered to network and learn from other industry experts.


Take a look at some of the highlights from 2016...



“I believe that the Georgia Manufacturing Summit is exactly what is needed to create local connections and build a strong sense of community in this industry. By supporting each other, Georgia manufacturers are growing their businesses and positioning Georgia as the leader in the re-birth of manufacturing in our county.” said Jason Moss CEO Georgia Manufacturing Alliance (GMA)