Keynote Speakers


Monday, May 7, 2012| Strategic Customer Management –
Becoming a Trusted Partner through Listening and Solving


Steven A. Sonnenberg
Executive Vice President, Emerson Process Management
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Steve Sonnenberg leads Emerson's process management business which posted sales of $6.0 billion in fiscal 2010. He was appointed as Emerson executive vice president and the business leader of Emerson Process Management in October 2008. Since joining Emerson in 1979, he assumed a number of marketing and general management positions in Germany, London, and Asia Pacific. In 2000, Sonnenberg was appointed president of Emerson Process Management Asia Pacific, and in 2002 he was appointed president of Emerson's Rosemount division. During his tenure, he has also been responsible for several Emerson acquisitions including: Rosemount TankRadar (formerly Saab Marine), Mobrey, Damcos, and Metran. Emerson Process Management helps process industries better manage plants through intelligent control systems and software, measurement instruments, valves, and industry expertise.


Tuesday, May 8, 2012| Meeting Wall Street Expectations: Balancing Short Term Pressures and Long Term Strategic Relationships


Professor Craig Chapman
Kellogg School of Management
Northwestern University

Bio to come.