Manufacturing Advantage Conference

Manufacturing Advantage Conference

University of Wisconsin-Stout Memorial Student Center
Menomonie, Wisconsin

Thank you to all who participated to make the 2013 Manufacturing Advantage Conference a success!

Watch this website for future announcements and 2014 fall conference dates and registration.  If you would like to be notified via email when 2014 dates have been selected or for our 2014 call for presenters and sponsors email us at!

It's all about CONNECTING...

  • Connecting with resources
  • Connecting with the UW-Stout community
  • Connecting with peers and experts
  • Gaining and sharing knowledge

This multiple day event provides a forum for manufacturers and industry experts to collaborate on the issues, opportunities and best practices in the market today.  Learn about the resources available to you on a state and national level, hear about current successes and challenges from your peers and collaborate on initiatives critical to the continued growth of manufacturing in your region.

Conference sessions feature best practices, insights and tools to address key strategy areas including:

  • Customer-focused innovation
  • Workforce engagement, development and retention / Skills Gap
  • Superior process improvement
  • Sustainability
  • Global engagement / Reshoring / Supply chain









Hosted by the UW-Stout MOC

Contact Information

Professional Education Programs

and Services
221 10th Avenue E
Menomonie, WI 54751

Phone: 715.232.2793
Fax: 715.232.3385

Help Us Make it Great!

Help us make it us and let us know what elements you would like to see at the 2014 conference. (breakout session topic areas, speaker recommendations, activities, roundtable topics, panel discussions, etc.)