NPD & Engineering Conference XXIX

Thursday, October 1, 2020

Host: Savvy Consortium/Optima 

Location: Minneapolis, MN

Venue: St. Cloud State University Plymouth Campus

9750 Rockford Rd Suite 100

Plymouth, MN 55442

What is the Savvy Consortium?

Savvy is a Professional Consortium of Product Development Engineering Managers. They are the Savvy Learning Group who meet to give and take their learnings from each others' experiences managing product development people, processes, principles, tools and practices.

Our Mission: 

To advance science and technology for the betterment of mankind.


Design high quality new products that satisfy customer value expectations.


Increase production efficiency to meet short time-to-market schedules.


Integrate useful technology into innovative product designs.