SOUTH-TEC 2017 Celebrates Advancements and Workplace Inclusion in Southeast Manufacturing

  GREENVILLE, SC, August 17, 2017 – Manufacturing is thriving in the southeast and manufacturers are enjoying considerable growth in a host of industries, from petrochemicals and automotive to aerospace. SOUTH-TEC brings leaders and expertise to the region and welcomes the inaugural Women in Automotive Read More »

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WESTEC Returns to Los Angeles with a Focus on the Future of Manufacturing Technology and the Workforce

  Los Angeles, Aug. 14, 2017 – WESTEC, a manufacturing forum presenting the latest in advanced manufacturing technology including precision machining, additive manufacturing and 3D printing, software and digital technologies, advanced materials, tooling and more returns to the Los Angeles Convention Center Sept. 12-14. Produced by Read More »

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SME’s 2018 Digital Manufacturing Challenge Seeks Student Designs

  (DEARBORN, Mich., Aug. 9, 2017) — SME — an organization dedicated to developing the future manufacturing workforce — has announced its 2018 Digital Manufacturing Challenge. Now in its tenth year, this annual student competition, sponsored by SME’s Direct Digital Manufacturing Tech Group, seeks innovative automotive Read More »

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SME and Stratasys Announce Winners of the 2017 SkillsUSA Additive Manufacturing Competition

  DEARBORN, Mich. & MINNEAPOLIS — July 18, 2017 — (BUSINESS WIRE) — SME, a nonprofit organization that supports the manufacturing industry, and Stratasys Ltd. (Nasdaq:SSYS), the 3D printing and additive manufacturing solutions company, have announced the winners of a co-sponsored student additive manufacturing competition Read More »

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NAMRI SME Puts the Spotlight on Industry Researchers at 45th Annual North American Manufacturing Research Conference

By SME LOS ANGELES, June 8, 2017 – Manufacturing academics were honored Wednesday, for their service, contributions and outstanding manufacturing research during the annual North American Manufacturing Research Conference (NAMRC) held by the North American Manufacturing Research Institution of SME (NAMRI/SME). This year’s 45th annual event was hosted Read More »

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SME Recognizes Additive Manufacturing Vision, Ability and Leadership

  (PITTSBURGH, May 9, 2017) ― SME announced its Additive Manufacturing Community awards at the RAPID + TCT event, being held this week at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center in Pittsburgh. Now in its 27th year, RAPID + TCT is North America’s preeminent event for discovery, Read More »

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Tooling U-SME Introduces Additive Manufacturing Training Solutions Including Industry-First Certification and Apprenticeships

  (CLEVELAND, May 2, 2017) — Additive manufacturing is a rapidly developing market, and the evolution of this technology is outpacing product design and development. As a result, there is a critical need for continuous training and development to ensure the manufacturing workforce keeps up with Read More »

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SME’s EASTEC 2017 Goes to Mars with Opening Day Keynote

Space exploration, politics and regional topics to be featured at east coast manufacturing event   (WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass., April 19, 2017) – Manufacturing on the east coast has been a driving force of economic growth for the region, and has supported America’s endeavors into space Read More »

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SME 2017 International Honor Awards Recognize Manufacturing Executives, Researchers

  DEARBORN, Mich., April 5, 2017 ― 2017 SME International Honor Awards will go to six international leaders from across the manufacturing industry and academia. Honorees will receive their awards April 30 during SME’s International Awards Gala in Chicago. SME International Honor Award winners are recognized for Read More »

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North American Manufacturing Research Institution of SME Launches National Science Foundation-Funded Blue Sky Competition

  DEARBORN, Mich., March 29, 2017 — Designed to catalyze new directions within the manufacturing community, the North American Manufacturing Research Institution of SME (NAMRI/SME) has created the David Dornfeld Manufacturing Vision Award and Blue Sky Competition – to be held during the 2017 North American Manufacturing Read More »

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