Hardware, Software & the Internet of Things
June 23–25, 2015 • San Francisco, CA
Douglas Woods

Douglas Woods
President, AMT - The Association For Manufacturing Technology

Website | @douglaskwoods

Doug Woods joined AMT as its president in April 2009. Prior to that, he held a number of executive positions at several manufacturing technology companies, including Liberty Precision Industries, Parlec, Cross & Trecker, Alliance Automation, and Alliance Tool Corporation. Doug was AMT’s chairman of the board in 2005-06 and served on its board of eirectors from 2000-08. Currently he serves on the board of directors of the National Center for Defense Manufacturing & Machining, National Council for Advanced Manufacturing, The Reshoring Intiative, the National Association of Manufacturers Council of Manufacturing Associations, and the MTConnect Institute. Doug holds a B.S. in Business from Syracuse University. In 1994 he was the Upstate New York recipient of the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year award for Manufacturing Turnarounds.


1:15pm–1:55pm Thursday, 06/25/2015
Building / Manufacturing
Location: C 210 (Bldg C)
Douglas Woods (AMT - The Association For Manufacturing Technology)
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