07 Nov America’s small manufacturers: leaders in innovation and job creation
“ReMaking America” authors will discuss how small and mid-sized domestic manufacturers are accelerating innovation, creating sustainable jobs, and securing our nation’s role in the global economy
On Thursday, November 14th, authors of “ReMaking America,” the just-released volume from the Alliance for American Manufacturing (AAM), will host a live Google Hangout highlighting the immense contribution that small and mid-sized manufacturers are making to American innovation – and the challenges ahead. The discussion will be hosted by AAM President Scott Paul; Stacey Jarrett Wagner, Manager of Workforce Systems Development at the National Institute of Standards and Technology’s Manufacturing Extension Partnership; and Sridhar Kota, Professor of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Michigan and former Assistant Director for Advanced Manufacturing at the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy. They’ll discuss their prescriptions for a thriving U.S. manufacturing sector and take your comments and questions.
We hope you’ll join us!
Here are the details:
When: Thursday, November 14, 2:00 pm. EST
Who: “ReMaking America” Authors:
Scott Paul, President of the Alliance for American Manufacturing
Stacey Jarrett Wagner, Manager of Workforce Systems Development at the National Institute of Standards and Technology’s Manufacturing Extension Partnership
Sridhar Kota, Professor of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Michigan and former Assistant Director for Advanced Manufacturing at the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy
Where: AAM Google+ Homepage
How: Sign up now to participate and we’ll send you a reminder when the hangout begins! From that page, you’ll be able to watch the discussion and submit questions in real time.
“ReMaking America” is available for order today. Click here to purchase a copy.
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The Alliance for American Manufacturing is a non-profit, non-partisan partnership formed in 2007 by some of America’s leading manufacturers and the United Steelworkers to explore common solutions to challenging public policy topics such as job creation, infrastructure investment, international trade, and global competitiveness. For more information, please visit www.americanmanufacturing.org.
AAM is releasing its blueprint for an American manufacturing resurgence, ReMaking America.