COO Danimer Scientific: BioTech Concurrent Session Speaker
Michael Smith brings decades of manufacturing and continuous-process improvement expertise to Danimer Scientific. Previously, he held high-level manufacturing positions at Ingersoll Rand, Amoco, and British Petroleum. His specialties include driving improvements through the use of lean manufacturing techniques and Six Sigma tools. Smith trained at the University of Tennessee and the Juran Institute in Statistical Process Control and Six Sigma, and at Simpler Consulting in Lean Manufacturing and the Toyota Production System. Smith holds a B.Sc. in Industrial and Systems Engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology.