"What Smart Manufacturing Looks Like.....
to a Global Food Manufacturer"
with Chris Damsgard, Principal Engineer,
Global Reliability at General Mills

August 28, 2019 @ 11:30am Eastern/8:30am Pacific
If each of us is only 6-degrees of separation from knowing every person on the planet, we should be just as close to the knowledge and information we need to make Smart Manufacturing work for us. 
Join CESMII for this installment of our regular 20-minute webinar series as we engage the entire US Manufacturing ecosystem in on-going discussions about what Smart Manufacturing is, what it isn’t, who’s finding value, who’s falling behind and anything else important to you.

Next Up:
Guest :   Chris Damsgard, Principal Engineer, Global Reliability at General Mills
Topic :    What does Smart Manufacturing Look Like to a Global Food Manufacturer

Theme :
The current theme asks, “What Does Smart Manufacturing Look Like?” and explores how people and organizations across the various dimensions of industry find and define value associated with Smart Manufacturing.
Format :
CESMII – the Smart Manufacturing Institute hosts regular 20-minute webinars to frame the dialogue with you. Recognized industry leader and CESMII executive Mike Yost welcomes new contributors from across industry – manufacturers, systems integrators, technology providers and equipment builders of all sizes from all industries – and leaders from academia, industry associations and government bodies all with a vested interest in revamping US Manufacturing through the democratization of Smart Manufacturing.

About Our Guest:
Mr. Chris Damsgard currently holds the position of Principal Engineer for General Mills and has over 20 years of experience in manufacturing engineering and product and process development. His focus the past 12 years has been on leveraging information technology to drive the best decisions and actions on the manufacturing floor. He also represents General Mills on the board of the Clean Energy Smart Manufacturing Innovation Institute (CESMII) and is participating in two awarded CESMII projects. Chris has a Bachelor’s of Chemical Engineering from the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities and holds PMI’s Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification.
How to Participate in the Webcast Series:
  1. Register below to attend our Webinar
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  3. Join the discussions. Webinar recordings will be posted to online forums for you to weigh in.
  4. Lend your voice as an invited guest! Contact Ann Seman (ann.seman@cesmii.org) and let CESMII know what you have to share to be considered for an upcoming event.

Who We Are:
CESMII is the United States’ national institute on Smart Manufacturing, driving cultural and technological transformation and industrial cyber security leadership as national imperatives. By enabling frictionless movement of information – raw and contextualized data – between real-time Operations and the people and systems that create value in and across Manufacturing organizations, CESMII is ensuring the power of information and innovation is at the fingertips of everyone who touches manufacturing. 
Headquartered in Los Angeles, CA, CESMII brings over $140 million in committed public-private investment through a consortium of partners from across industry, academia and non-profit entities. CESMII’s program and administrative home is with the University of California Los Angeles (UCLA).

For more information, visit the CESMII website at: https://www.cesmii.org .