Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Sign in | Create Account

Joseph Jimenez of Novartis on "A Defining Moment: The Future of Manufacturing in the U.S."

Joseph Jimenez, CEO of Novartis

Keynote speaker at MIT LGO conference on "The Future of Manufacturing in the U.S." (May 9, 2012)

The future of manufacturing in the U.S. is at a critical juncture. American manufacturing declined more in the last decade than during the Great Depression of the 1930s, as more and more manufacturing jobs move to lower-cost countries such as China. However, some analysts predict the cost savings of manufacturing overseas are gradually diminishing, and that within the next five years there will only be a 10-15% difference when it comes to manufacturing in China vs. in the U.S.

This keynote addresses this critical moment in manufacturing in the U.S. As CEO of the global healthcare company Novartis, Jimenez explores the implications of these trends and discuss the innovations that will define the future of manufacturing and determine America's manufacturing competitiveness.

Comments (0)

It looks like no one has posted a comment yet. You can be the first!

You need to log in, in order to post comments. If you don’t have an account yet, sign up now!

LGO

LGO

Category: Education | Updated 2 months ago

Created
May 30, 2012 12:52
Category
Tags
License
All Rights Reserved (What is this?)
Additional Files


Viewed
3447 times

More from LGO

The LFM Difference

The LFM Difference

Added over 7 years ago | 00:02:48 | 9443 views

LFM Overview

LFM Overview

Added over 7 years ago | 00:04:39 | 4619 views

Don Davis' Leadership Mantras: A Tribute by LGO

Don Davis' Leadership Mantras: A Tr...

Added almost 4 years ago | 00:06:12 | 23758 views

Tips on choosing recommenders for the LGO application

Tips on choosing recommenders for t...

Added 1 year ago | 00:02:38 | 538 views

Don Davis Memorial

Don Davis Memorial

Added almost 4 years ago | 01:30:00 | 4829 views

LGO Open House 2012

LGO Open House 2012

Added over 2 years ago | 00:05:00 | 2887 views