World Manufacturing Foundation

As a founding member of the World Manufacturing Forum and the non-profit World Manufacturing Foundation, IMS supports the WMF aim is to improve manufacturing’s role as a dynamic and positive driver of economic equity and sustainable development worldwide. The WMF serves as an open and independent platform, connecting stakeholders to discuss the main trends affecting the manufacturing sector.

The WMF conducts an annual meeting and through a global survey, publishes annual recommendations to guide industry toward innovation, growth, and sustainability.  The organization invites manufacturers from all corners of the world and all sizes to participate and contribute to its mission. For more information on the WMF and how you can participate, please visit