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The State Of

Manufacturing 2021

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We surveyed over 800 leaders in manufacturing.

Learn how they are adapting to:

  • meet current demand while remaining agile for the future through strategic investments
  • Manage Supply Chain Disruptions to Create resiliency by leveraging modern technology
  • drive worker productivity and resilient operations through the digitization of domain knowledge
  • accelerate digital transformation without disrupting current operations

Insight From Industry Leaders On Adapting To The Current Trends In Manufacturing

Change is rippling through the industrial sector faster than ever. Creating a competitive advantage requires keeping pace with a constantly shifting ecosystem.

With most manufacturers reporting significant changes in demand, minimizing costs and building agile operations have become top of mind. Hear the latest insights around COVID’s long-term impact on manufacturing and how to accelerate digital transformation initiatives.


Leaders We Interviewed

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Willem Sundblad

CEO & Co-Founder , Oden Technologies

Willem Sundblad is the co-founder and CEO of Oden Technologies. He is a Forbes.com contributing writer and a recognized leading voice in Industrial IoT. He is pioneering the use of real-time and predictive analytic tools that uncover untapped value. 


Bala Sathyanarayanan

Executive Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer, Greif

Bala leads global human resources and communications at Greif, a global corporation with more than 290 operating entities across 45 countries. Over a two-decade global career honed at Xerox Corporation, Hewlett Packard, Coca-Cola, and United Technologies Inc, Bala delivered an engaged workforce that defined and executed these firms' business strategies.

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Stephanie Holdt

Chief Financial Offer and Executive Vice President, USG Corporation

Stephanie Holdt is chief financial officer and senior vice president of USG Corporation. In this role, Holdt is responsible for the strategy and vision of USG’s corporate finance, accounting and treasury functions.

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Ted Jackson

Executive Vice President, Operations - Food & Delivery, Novolex

Ted Jackson is the executive vice president of operations for the Food & Delivery Division of Novolex and oversees more than 30 manufacturing plants. Jackson has over 20 years of organizational leadership, operations improvement and manufacturing excellence experience.