Ohio Around the World

Across the globe, JobsOhio stays involved with domestic and international trade shows and events to support its nine key industries. Attending these events allows our team to network with company leaders and global investors while also staying on top of industry innovations and trends, which can benefit current and future companies invested in Ohio. Here you will find a list of events where JobsOhio is playing an active role, ranging from exhibiting to thought leadership.

International Manufacturing Technology Show (IMTS)

McCormick Place
Chicago, Illinois
September 10-15th, 2018

IMTS will provide you with new manufacturing insight. Join more than 115,000 industrial decision-makers from 117 different countries as you explore manufacturing technologies and ideas. See demonstrations and learn about innovations that can keep you competitive.

JobsOhio’s advanced manufacturing leadership team, Tim Sweeney and Karthik Avadhanula, will be at IMTS.


Marriott Marquis Times Square
New York, NY
September 24-27th, 2018

Witness cutting-edge technologies alongside 1,500+ senior financial and banking executives, venture capitalists, press and entrepreneurs. This is your opportunity to make one-on-one connections with innovators at a fast-paced fintech show.

JobsOhio’s financial services leadership team, Valentina Isakina and Terry Gore, will be at FinovateFall.

Meeting of the Minds – Cleveland

The MidTown Tech Hive
Cleveland, Ohio
September 26th, 2018

Life-changing moments begin at Meeting of the Minds. Meeting of the Minds is a nonprofit that spotlights innovations in smart and sustainable cities. When you attend, you’ll be a part of provoking a dynamic discussion about the future of the greater Cleveland-Akron-Columbus region by pinpointing key strategies that will help catalyze the area’s innovation, mobility and sustainability agendas. The event will feature a panel discussion followed by an interactive Q&A session.

JobsOhio’s IT leadership team, Ted Griffith and Milind Parnajape, will be at Meeting of the Minds.

CSCMP 2018 EDGE Supply Chain Conference and Exhibition

Gaylord Opryland
Nashville, TN
September 30-October 3rd, 2018

The Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals’ (CSCMP) Annual Global Conference, EDGE, is the must-attend event of the year. Whether it’s thought leadership or cutting-edge supply chain solutions, EDGE is dedicated to the supply chain of the future and its continuous evolution to make things faster, more customer-focused and less costly.

JobsOhio’s logistics and distribution leadership team, Ted Griffith and Milind Parnajape, will be at EDGE.

Manufacturing Day

October 5th, 2018

Manufacturing Day is a celebration of modern manufacturing created to inspire the next generation of manufacturers. Also known as MFG Day, the celebration takes place across the U.S. to addresses common misperceptions about manufacturing. Manufacturers open their doors and give students, parents, teachers, and legislators a look at what manufacturing is and is not. If you are a manufacturer in Ohio, plan and register your event today.