T. Boone Pickens is the event's keynote speaker.
Follow LIVE updates from the National Manufacturing Summit in Dalton, Ga. from 1-6 p.m. today. Businessman T. Boone Pickens is the featured keynote speaker.
Other speakers include:
• Dalton Mayor David Pennington
• U.S. Representative Tom Graves
• Southern Company CEO Tom Fanning
• Wall Street Journal analyst Stephen Moore
• Georgia Institute of Technology president Dr. Bud Peterson
• CEO of Dalton Utilities Don Cope
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