IFC Global Manufacturing Conference 2017

International Finance Corporation brought together business, government and thought leaders from developed and emerging markets at its inaugural manufacturing conference on October 24-25, 2017 in Dusseldorf, Germany. The conference provided a unique environment to exchange ideas, knowledge and best practices. It also provided a great opportunity to build new relationships and strengthen existing ones.

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Read conference eMagazine for a roundup of industry and thought leaders' discussions at the conference.

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Opening Keynote

Learn how emerging markets benefit from global supply chains in manufacturing from Ricardo Hausmann, Director, Center for International Development, Harvard University.

Closing Keynote

Learn how renewable energy creates new opportunities for manufacturers from Michael Liebreich, Founder and Advisory Board Chairman of Bloomberg New Energy Finance.

Highlights Video

Watch short video of the exciting discussions and interactions that took place at the conference.

All Sessions

Watch full video recording of the panel discussions that took place during the days of the conference.