An ever-growing number of academic leaders, politicians and businessman are calling for a reform of capitalism in order to overcome the inequalities, divisions and fears that have emerged over the past few decades in the most economically developed countries.

With such a shift of perspectives approaching, we are wondering what role manufacturing will play.

Will manufacturing companies and all the actors along the supply chains be able to lead this change, expressing a planet-centric vision?
What roles will finance and politics play? What will be the new balance between the promotion and protection of the common good and the furthering of private interests?