Organisation: Intelligent Manufacturing Systems
Position in the organisation: Managing Director
Biography note: As Managing Director of the Inter-Regional Secretariat of Intelligent Manufacturing Systems, Mr. Nagy is currently responsible for oversight of activities related to the IMS international program including general management, marketing, finance, project portfolio, and outreach activities.
Mr. Nagy was a former manager of corporate accounts for Apogent Technologies, where he guided sales and marketing of scientific products to large accounts. He developed and implemented contracts with major group purchasing organizations and large commercial laboratories, and pioneered group contracting with the Department of Veteran’s Affairs and Department of Defense. In his early career, he worked as a medical technologist and laboratory manager.
Mr. Nagy holds a Bachelor of Arts from Lycoming College, and a Masters of Business Administration degree from Baker University. He also holds certification in medical laboratory technology and other certifications.
Plenary Session P5 – “Research Opportunities and International Collaboration through IMS”
IMS International (www.ims.org) is a government supported multi-lateral program for advanced manufacturing R&D. Institutions from supporting member countries may initiate or join projects with the help of complimentary project development coaching staff. IMS sponsors project and networking workshops. The session will give highlights of IMS activities, project portfolio, and planning for a large upcoming research workshop.