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Randy Crutfield of Michelin North America explains how Michelin’s workforce development programs and close collaboration with local community colleges helps ensure the company has a steady of stream of well-qualified workers.
APX Labs expanded its Skylight software to support work management and voice controls on smart glasses-- and watches, helping hands-on workers access instructions without a computer or phone.
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With a competitive local landscape and a growing skills gap, Michelin has developed an approach that ensures a steady stream of trained automation employees.
A look at how inexpensive, open-source hardware, software, and computer games are fighting the engineering skills crisis.
Tricks and tools from automation suppliers help manufacturers train the young, digitally savvy, next-generation workforce.
Some thoughts on how the industrial, economic and educational practices surrounding German manufacturing might be of benefit to the U.S.
Reading Area Community College in Pennsylvania has been selected to receive the 2015 David A. Harvey Memorial Scholarship. The scholarship will be awarded during The Automation Conference, May 19-20 in Chicago.
Endorsed by the National Association of Manufacturers, PMMI’s new Motors and Motor Controls mechatronics test is a key element in preparing the current and future workforce to understand and apply advanced manufacturing technologies.
From capital reserves and energy independence to insourcing and rising employment, all factors are aligned to support a long-term upsurge in U.S. manufacturing.
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