Moving Pacific Northwest Manufacturing Forward

No matter where your manufacturing company is in its lifecycle, this conference is designed to help you move to your next milestone. Learn from industry veterans on how to increase your manufacturing profitability and respond to rising costs through innovation.

Meet new buyers and suppliers at our formalized business to business matchmaking session, and get practical knowledge in thoughtful breakout sessions. Discover how companies like yours are applying continuous improvement methods to all aspects of their business, creating effective sales programs, improving through-put and capacity, and enhancing workforce strategies. Whether you employ 5 or 5,000, you’ll take away practical insights you can apply directly to your company. 

Exclusively for NW Manufacturing Companies

To provide the most value for our attendees attendance is limited to manufacturing companies and select partner organizations. All ticket purchase requests will be reviewed. Thank you for understanding.

“I felt the value was worth the time and money spent” – 2018 Attendee

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Don’t miss Oregon’s only exclusive event for manufacturers. Register today to get the insights your business needs to grow and thrive in 2019.

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Here’s what you can expect at the Summit.

Networking and Business Matchmaking On-Site

Connect with buyers and suppliers during our focused networking session

Senior Level Executives in Attendance

Invite only ensures Oregon manufacturers in attendance

Informative Real-life Case Studies

Learn from leaders facing daily business challenges

Implementable Takeaways and Ideas

Get data driven insights you can apply right away

Resource Rich Partners – No Exhibitor Tables

Breakout Sessions For Your Company

Industry Specific Info Rather Than Generic Data

Focused and Purposeful Networking Opportunities

Real-Life Case Studies and Examples

Breakfast, Lunch, and  hors d’oeuvres served. Reception includes drink tickets.

Meet our Speakers

Aaron Fox

President, OMEP


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TBD

Aaron Fox, OMEP President

Andrew Barofsky

President and CEO, RevMedX


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Keynote

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8:00am

Welcome

Jasmine Agnor, Aaron Fox - OMEP | KeyBank

Welcome to the 2019 Oregon Manufacturers’ Summit

Jasmine Agnor, Aaron Fox - OMEP | KeyBank

8:15-9:10

Keynote

Andrew Barofsky, President and CEO, RevMedX

Andrew Barofsky, President and CEO, RevMedX

9:20 - 11:20

Business Matchmaking Session

All Attendees

Focused session matching buyers, suppliers, and Oregon business partners for interactive discussions and contact exchanges.

All Attendees

11:20 - 12:00

Dynamic Panel Discussion

presenters will be revealed soon!

presenters will be revealed soon!

12:00 - 12:45

Lunch and CTE Student Presentation

1:00 - 2:15

BREAKOUT SESSIONS

Finding / Retaining Talent in a Tight Labor Market

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Lean Lessons Learned: Championship Case Study

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Increasing Your Manufacturing Profitability

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Managing Through Rapid Growth

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Business Expert Knowledge Bar

Meet with individual experts on specific topics – ask questions about your business and get guidance tailored to your situation

2:30 - 3:45

BREAKOUT SESSIONS 2

Workforce Challenges - Finding Retaining in Tight Labor Market

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Expand Your Customer Base - Respond to Changing Markets

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Business Expert Knowledge Bar

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4:00 - 5:30

2018 Patrick R Murphy Awards and Open Reception

Enjoy beverages and refreshments as you reflect on the day and continue networking. Our sponsors will present the 2018 Patrick R Murphy awards in a brief presentation during this time.

“I felt the value was worth the time and money spent” – 2018 Attendee

Get Earlybird Tickets Now

Don’t miss Oregon’s only exclusive event for manufacturers. Register today to get the insights your business needs to grow and thrive in 2019.

Get Tickets

2019 Location

The 2019 Oregon Manufacturers’ Summit will be hosted in Tigard, Oregon at the newly renovated Embassy Suites. This space is equipped with all the modern conference amenities, plus features beautiful Oregon inspired decore and designs. Parking is free on site in the lot.

Check Out Last Year!

 

Summit Powered By

Our Summit Sponsors

OMEP’s team of former manufacturing business owners, leaders, and engineers, use their career experiences in the field to help Oregon manufacturing leaders, managers and skilled workers innovate and grow their businesses. As one of 5o NIST MEP Centers, OMEP is the official representative of the MEP National Network in Oregon.