4th Annual State of Local Manufacturing Breakfast
San Francisco, CA | The W Hotel
Thursday, November 5, 2015 from 7:30 AM to 10:00 AM
The Fourth Annual State of Local Manufacturing Breakfast, presented by SFMade in partnership with Mayor Lee and the City of San Francisco, will unveil the results of the State of Local Manufacturing survey showing the major trends in local manufacturing.
Hear from Mayor Ed Lee on the City’s efforts to support local manufacturing. Kate Sofis, SFMade’s Founding Executive Director will reveal the results of our annual State of Local Manufacturing survey.
Cory Weinberg of the San Francisco Business Times will unpack his article on the real estate landscape for manufacturers. We’ll dive into an exploration of the manufacturing workforce with a profiles on current workers and examine the workforce of the future with an all-star panel including Hydra Mendoza the Senior Advisor on Education and Family Services for Office of Mayor Ed Lee, Mark Martin of Bay Area Community Colleges, and Kevin McCracken of Social Imprints. Finally, you will be delighted to see how local manufacturers are engaging customers with a presentation by Pinterest’s Charlie Hale.