Think Global Forum Manufacturing to launch with leading industry executives
Leaders from a wide range of sectors within the manufacturing industry will participate in the latest Think Global Forum initiative designed to help companies address the challenges and opportunities presented by operating at a local level throughout the global marketplace.
The Think Global Forum will launch a new manufacturing sector executive panel and will curate the strategic insight and creative ideas of this panel of industry thought-leaders to produce and publish a series of global outputs industry wide.
Vistatec, a company that provides globalization and localization services to global brands, launched the initiative with the travel sector earlier this year and this is the second Think Global Forum sector to be officially announced.
"Think Global Forum remains an important globalization leadership initiative that will benefit any brand managing the challenges of globalization," said Thomas Murray, Chief Executive Officer of Vistatec.
"I am looking forward to the challenge of developing and promoting manufacturing, capacity, jobs, and innovation in the global economy and the Think Global Forum is an excellent opportunity to do this for the wider manufacturing sector," says Tammy Grills, Yamaha Motor Corporation, U.S.A. "I very much look forward to being part of this exciting new initiative and to working with the executive panel to help deliver real positive outcomes in the ever-changing manufacturing industry."
"This is a very unique opportunity for leading manufacturing experts to discuss and develop solutions for the industry sector. Vistatec remain proud to be the conduit that will help businesses to communicate more effectively with global customers, firstly in the travel and hospitality sector and now in this new area of global manufacturing through the Think Global Forum initiative," added Simon Hodgkins, Chief Marketing Officer at Vistatec.
The executive panel for Think Global Forum – Manufacturing will be chaired by Michele Smith, Vistatec's Vice President of New Business Worldwide. Panel participants represent a cross section of the manufacturing industry.
The Think Global Forum Manufacturing meeting will be held Thursday, September 22, 2016, at the Island Hotel, Newport Beach, California.
About Think Global Forum
The Think Global Forum is a body of industry professionals designed to provide insights and thought leadership in the context of the globalization of products and services around the world. With a strong interest in all things localization the forum is made up of industry thought leaders who can offer keen insights into the here and now and more importantly the future.
To learn more about Think Global Forum please visit: http://www.thinkglobalforum.org
Vistatec has been supporting some of the world's most iconic brands to optimize their global commercial potential since 1997. Vistatec is one of the world's leading localization solutions providers headquartered in Dublin, Ireland with offices in Mountain View, California, USA.