June 26-28, 2024  |  Indianapolis Marriott Downtown

IndustryWeek presents a new experience for manufacturing leaders who are serious about achieving operational excellence. The Operations Leadership Summit will provide unique insights and intelligence that will help with your most pressing operational challenges. Make new connections in structured, innovative formats led by IndustryWeek's editorial staff. It’s an experience that’s sure to accelerate your journey to operational excellence.

Seating is limited and site tours will sell-out.


Choose from multiple breakout sessions with expert speakers from Ford, Intel Corporation, Johnson & Johnson, Navistar, Kimberly-Clark, and many more. Learn strategies and best practices that will give your company a sustainable competitive advantage.


Each year, IndustryWeek celebrates exceptional manufacturing performers and performances across the country. Companies that have been recognized as an IW Best Plant will share what’s made them successful, and how to leverage their experiences for your success. These outstanding companies will be available to answer your questions making the Summit a truly unique experience.


Experience the most innovative plants in the greater Indianapolis area firsthand with our in-depth facility and plant tours. IW Plant Tours are one of the most popular components of our event, and they sell out quickly. Register early to guarantee your spot! Better yet, bring your leadership team and take advantage of our group discounts.


Connect with other operations-focused attendees, presenters, editorial staff, and vendors at the Summit. Unique engagement opportunities, from structured roundtables and a cocktail reception to Q&A’s and meals, will create meaningful connections that last.


Solutions providers from across the manufacturing ecosystem will present immersive workshops during day one of the conference. This is a great opportunity to have hands-on experience with new and exciting products and services designed to support your overall business goals.


The interactive table top exhibit is where attendees from across the globe can interact face to face with vendors and product experts showcasing excellence in action.