NEW YORK -- Executives in manufacturing worldwide will gather at the eighth annual Manufacturing Leadership Summit to discuss “The Future Manufacturer: Change the Rules, Rule the Future.” The summit, hosted by the Manufacturing Leadership Council, will take place April 29-May 2 at The Breakers in Palm Beach, FL. 

“The Summit is open to C-level executives seeking to examine how manufacturing organizations must change to meet the demands of the future,” said David R. Brousell, Vice President & Editorial Director of Manufacturing Executive Communications. "These include leadership mandates for managing in an increasingly dynamic global market; the impact of greater collaboration on decision-making processes; new business models centered on work and production; build-to-demand supply chains; advanced workforce skills; and the megatrends of social media, mobility and cloud computing.” Registration is available at