Suzanne Deffree is a Columnist at Grit Daily. She is the Brand Director of Intelligent Systems & Design at Informa Markets, a leading B2B information services group and the largest B2B events and exhibitions organizer in the world. Deffree oversees the growth and strategy for events within Informa Markets' Advanced Manufacturing Group including Atlantic Design & Manufacturing, Embedded Systems Conference, Design & Manufacturing Minneapolis, DesignCon, Drive World Conference & Expo, and Pacific Design & Manufacturing.