The Advanced Manufacturing Wave

Thursday, May 25, 2017
4:30 pm   -   5:30 pm
Room: Nautilus 2

Millions of manufacturing jobs will be in-demand over the next decade, but most manufacturing executives already report that they lack workers with the key computer and technical skills. Indeed, jobs in advanced manufacturing will require high-level skills in IT, software, and automation, among others, so employers are putting a premium on new recruits with these abilities and implementing workforce training programs for their current professionals. Share lessons learned and explore the growing demand in advanced manufacturing with educators and employers intent on maintaining a tech-savvy factory floor.