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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May 15-16, 2024 | San Francisco Bay area, CA

R&D Leaders Forum

Product Development & Procurement

Join us for an event that brings together leaders in R&D and product development! We will be discussing the latest trends and innovations...
shaping the R&D function—from using gen AI to power efficiency to exploring the operating model of the future…

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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...
be inspired by the latest trends in supply chain management.

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Date and time to be scheduled. Please register your interest early!

Exploring the art of the possible for generative AI in Operations


Join us on-site at McKinsey’s Innovation & Learning Center Atlanta for a full day event, where participants will explore...
operations-focused generative AI use cases up close and experience first-hand the impact and value it can unlock—for the frontline and executives.

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

generative ai in operations-capturing the value
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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

Listen to the full McKinsey Talks Operations podcast archive.