Maggie Slowik is a senior research analyst for IDC Manufacturing Insights EMEA. In this role, Maggie is responsible for executing research addressing supply chain planning & execution, innovation strategies, operations technology, and IT strategies, along with providing support to consulting projects for both vendors and manufacturers.


Maggie has worked in a variety of research capacities across supply chain, procurement, and IT audiences. Prior to joining IDC, she supported and advised senior supply chain and procurement executives on their most strategic challenges, including suppler-enabled innovation, driving and embedding sustainability, and talent management. She developed highly acclaimed insights on millennials at the workplace, with a nuanced investigation into attracting and maintaining millennial talent, and ways to diversify and build their long-term careers, presenting the results at conferences globally.


Maggie is a native German speaker. She holds an MSc in applied research from Boston University, and an MA in literature from the University of Notre Dame, Indiana.