An interactive program that inspires post-secondary students to pursue education that leads to an advanced manufacturing and logistics career in Indiana.

“It’s critical that we get in front of students early to expose them to career pathways, inform them of internships, graduate programs and direct hire opportunities, as well as help them make the most productive choices possible during their college career.”

Mark Linville, Planning and Control Executive, Global Defense at Rolls-Royce

Emerging Leaders is an interactive program for post-secondary students to network with a distinguished group of leading logistics and advanced manufacturing executives. Students receive unprecedented insights and access to Indiana career opportunities through this program. At the same time, industry leaders meet promising emerging leaders ready to launch their post-graduation careers.

Emerging leader events are currently being held in-person and virtually and are coordinated in partnership with post-secondary institutions around Indiana.

Education Partners:

Indiana State University, Purdue University, University of Evansville, Butler University, Ivy Tech Community College, Ball State University, IUPUI, and Indiana University.

Corporate Partners: 

Cummins, Rolls-Royce, Raytheon, Caterpillar, Langham Logistics, Faurecia, Allegion, Subaru of Indiana Automotive, Geodis, Roche, Lilly, and Berry Global.

To find out when the next Emerging Leaders event is, please check out the events calendar.

If you are interested in learning more or participating in the program, please reach out to Sarah Harrison at