In 2014, The Atlantic launched a series of conversations across the country on how we can "build the future" - of manufacturing, of biotechnology, and of energy.
On June 4, The Atlantic will travel to Richmond, VA, for the second event in this program series. Thanks to advanced software and new technologies, modern manufacturing has become one of the most innovative industries in the world.
About The Atlantic
Since 1857, The Atlantic has helped shape the national debate on the most critical and contentious issues of our times, from politics, business, and the economy, to technology, arts, and culture. Through in-depth analysis in the monthly print magazine, complemented by up-to-the-minute insights delivered throughout the day on theatlantic.com, The Atlantic provides the nation’s thought leaders and professional class with forward-looking, fresh perspectives that provoke and challenge, define and affect the lives we’re living today, and give shape to the lives we will live tomorrow.