As the manufacturing sector continues to embrace innovation in technology; it exposes itself to a widening array of cyber threats. To properly face cyber risk in the 21st century; organisations must fully engage all levels from the executive board down; to collaborate and establish best practice policies to protect key assets. It will be these policy frameworks and best practice case studies that form a key part of this years ManuSec Summit. Returning to Chicago for a third time in fall 2018; this innovative summit comes at a critical juncture for American manufacturers; who are suffering heavy losses through frequent cyber attacks and increasingly complex phishing schemes. ManuSec Summit 2018 will bring together a senior delegation of 120+ manufacturing leaders from across the United States and further afield for a packed agenda. Exclusive keynote sessions from top industry leaders present new ideas and different perspectives; whilst interactive panel debates offer delegates the chance to benchmark and discuss different approaches to today’s challenges.