Conrad Leiva

Based in the Los Angeles area, Conrad Leiva is vice president of ecosystem and workforce development at CESMII – the Smart Manufacturing Institute. He is accelerating Smart Manufacturing adoption through partners and education programs. A recognized industry authority, he engages business leaders, educators and practitioners to share the How and Why of leveraging information technology in manufacturing. Conrad has over 30 years of experience in aerospace manufacturing and 10 years working on Smart Manufacturing practices with industry leaders at MESA International.