Nippon Steel's new Shelbyville factory will employ 70 people to make wiring for cars, joining an already large Japanese automotive sector in the state.
Thirty-five of the company's 160 employees already work in Carmel. Determine plans to create another 24 jobs after it relocates.
The summit will help connect veterans to jobs that align with their unique skills.
Eighty percent of all RVs sold are made in Elkhart, Indiana. And the industry needs more workers than it's been able to find.
Indianapolis, Carmel, Fort Wayne and Clarksville locations employ about 40 people total.
In the past couple of years, West Central Indiana has created more than 2,000 manufacturing jobs. But it's only filled about 500.
Pence met with Carrier Wednesday afternoon to discuss keeping the company to keep the many Indiana job from moving to Mexico.
Pence says 323 companies, up from 285 in 2014, pledged to create new jobs over the next few years.
The Indiana unemployment rate fell to 4.4 percent last month, the lowest level since August 2001.
The company says the layoffs are the result of a decline in demand for coal.