McKinsey Talks Operations

Cutting through the noise to transform strategy into lasting Operations success

In a rapidly evolving environment, Operations strategy can drive productivity and resilience, and capture new opportunities for competitive advantage.

Join the conversation with McKinsey experts and industry leaders, in this active program that showcases the latest thinking in Operations excellence.

Use these pages to explore the opportunities, register for events, and become part of the McKinsey Talks Operations community.

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Presenter Icon Upcoming Events - Virtual

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June 6-7, 2024

Procurement Executive Transition Forum

Product Development & Procurement

Join us for this virtual event to learn more about the current global outlooks and trends in procurement, with a cross-sector focus....
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Attendees can expect to exchange ideas and gain insights from top experts and senior advisors in a unique and secure environment.
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June 10, 2024
12:00 PM ET | 6:00 PM CET

Generative AI: Demonstrating impact in Operations

Webinar series
Cross-Operations

Join McKinsey experts for a series of three webinars to explore how organizations can fully unlock the value of gen AI and take the next...
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steps in digital transformation.
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Thursday, June 27th
4:00 – 5:00p ET

The COO Agenda

Cross-Operations

This session is an opportunity for COOs and senior operations executives to connect and share their unique perspectives on current...
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industry trends and future issues.
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We regularly host webinars across a wide range of Operations functions and topics. View all broadcast and virtual events—and our extensive archive.

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May 29, 2024 – Kuala Lumpur
9am – 1pm MYT

Procurement Executive Roundtable: Building Resilience through AI-enabled Procurement

Product Development & Procurement

Procurement leaders are navigating a challenging landscape, prompting the need for sophisticated practices. Join us for an in-person...
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roundtable where leading industry CPOs unveil their industry perspective and resilience toolbox. Empower yourself to thrive amidst volatility and coordinate responses to macroeconomic drivers.
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June 4-5, 2024

Supply Chain Executive Academy
Transforming into digital supply chains

Manufacturing & Supply Chain

The McKinsey Supply Chain Executive Academy is a two-day program dedicated to bringing supply chain leaders across industries together to...
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be inspired by the latest trends in supply chain management.
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June 11, 7-11p CET
Barcelona, Spain

Investing in your digital supply chain: how value and resilience go hand-in-hand

Manufacturing & Supply Chain

Join McKinsey experts and industry peers this summer in Barcelona to learn more about where successful companies have invested, and what...
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they’re doing to maximize value and build resilience.
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We regularly host events including summits, round table discussions, expos, and more across a wide range of Operations functions and topics. View all in person and hybrid events here.

Presenter IconLatest Podcasts

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January 15, 2024

Navigating the new normal: Operations insights for 2024

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January 3, 2024

Generative AI in operations: Capturing the value

manufacturing africas future jobs growth and sustainability
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November 9, 2023

Manufacturing Africa’s future: Jobs, growth, and sustainability

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