The WMF mainly operates to promote innovation and development in the manufacturing sector nationally and internationally and it will have the exclusive goal of improving innovation and competitiveness in all nations through dialogue and cooperation among the manufacturing sector’s key players.
The WMF will pursue its goals by:
supporting and influencing national and international industrial agendas in a constructive manner
providing a framework and structure for top-level companies, government agencies, academic institutions and social organizations to meet and exchange opinions
acting as a catalyst for finding innovative solutions to major global challenges and initiatives
disseminating knowledge to the world through international and regional meetings, publications, and ad hoc committees.