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World Manufacturing Forum 2020

11/11 - 12/11 | Livestreamed from Cernobbio, Lake Como

11 November

2:00 PM – 2:15 PM CET



  • Alberto Ribolla: President, World Manufacturing Foundation

2:15 PM – 2:35 PM CET

Opening Remarks


  • Marco Bonometti: President, Confindustria Lombardia
  • Attilio Fontana: President, Regione Lombardia
  • Alessandro Perego: Director of the Department of Economics, Management and Industrial Engineering, Politecnico di Milano
  • Li Yong: Director General, United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO)

5:15 PM – 5:30 PM CET



  • Carlo Bonomi: President, Confindustria

12 November

2:00 PM – 2:05 PM CET



  • Jack Harris: Vice President, World Manufacturing Foundation



3:45 PM – 4:00 PM CET

Keynote The Quest for Sustainable Manufacturing: the power of Virtual Twin



5:00 PM – 5:20 PM CET

Keynote PLANET The Road to the Green New Deal in the age of Manufacturing 4.0

This inspiring keynote will present how the application of technologies such as Artificial Intelligence can accelerate a Green New Deal.

The urban digital ecosystem in fact can facilitate the creation of value-added services, while also improving and restoring damaged ecosystems, contributing to the ambitious reduction of greenhouse gas emissions.


5:20 PM – 5:30 PM CET



  • Gian Paolo Manzella: Secretary of State for Economic Development

On Demand Videos

Official Opening

Opening Remarks

Closing 11 November


Keynote Planet

Closing 12 November


Marco Bonometti
President, Confindustria Lombardia
Carlo Bonomi
President, Confindustria
Giulio Cesareo
CEO, Directa Plus plc
Attilio Fontana
President, Regione Lombardia
Jack Harris
Vice President, World Manufacturing Foundation
Gian Paolo Manzella
Under Secretary of State for the Ministry of Economic Development Italy
Guido Porro
Euromed Managing Director, Dassault Systèmes
Alberto Ribolla
President, World Manufacturing Foundation
Li Yong
Director General, United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO)