MFG Days 2022 Are Here!
Please join the South Bend Regional and Greater Niles chambers as we partner with businesses and educators to shine a spotlight on local manufacturers and manufacturing career opportunities. The digital format created in 2020 extended the reach of this annual event beyond one day – and to more students, educators, parents and community members – with over 16,000 page views to date.
Since the first MFG Day in 2014, 75+ industry and education/training partners and more than 6,000 students and educators from two states, six counties and 19 high schools and adult ed programs have connected through MFG Days in the South Bend Region. MFG Days 2022 will kick off October 7 with the launch of updated and expanded online resources – then, career chats, tours and more will take place throughout the month and extend through the school year. We’re excited to connect even more students to opportunities in our region!
LEARN MORE ABOUT SPONSORING AND PARTICIPATING HERE
Welcome to MFG Days 2021–a program showcasing today’s modern manufacturing and the fantastic career opportunities available. Check out our ongoing community events and opportunties. The Michiana Chapter NTMA is honored to be a presenting partner supporting the SBRC and all affiliated employers, educators and community partners. https://www.sbrchamber.com/talent/manufacturing-in-the-south-bend-region-2021/
NTMA Michiana Chapter
Virtual Manufacturing Town Hall
with Congresswoman Jackie Walorski
Thursday, April 1, 2021 -11:00 AM to 12:00 PM EDT
Virtual – Zoom Link (Provided upon registration)
The NTMA Michiana Chapter, in partnership with the PMA Indiana District, is hosting a virtual Zoom town hall meeting on Thursday, April 1 at 11:00 a.m. ET, featuring Congresswoman Jackie Walorski (IN-02) and our One Voice Washington, D.C. lobbyist, John Guzik of The Franklin Partnership.
The one-hour meeting will consist of a 30-minute overview of key issues presented by John Guzik, followed by 30 minutes with the congresswoman. A strong supporter of metalworking manufacturing, Rep. Walorski will make brief remarks and spend the remaining 20-25 minutes of the program taking questions and listening to your concerns.
This is your chance to discuss our industry’s priority issues and key challenges facing your business!
In advance of the meeting, all registrants will be provided with background information on Rep. Walorski and other key information.
Starting February 4, 2021, we launch our Manufacturing Webinar Mini-Series.
These are four quick hit webinars in four weeks – designed to cover some of the emerging trends we’re seeing today that are affecting most businesses in manufacturing and distribution.
Each Thursday in February 11:30am-12:30pm EST
Sign up here to attend! https://lnkd.in/dah3hSx
This informative series is brought to you by MCNTMA Valued Associate, The Horton Group
2020 was quite a year. In this webinar, we will explore all the changes that have occurred in the economy and what they mean for our future.
The pandemic, government responses, consumer trends, burgeoning opportunities, and lagging sectors will shape the trends ahead and drive our tactics and strategies. The United States, global economies and the industries most important to attendees will be examined with these forces and their implications for the future.
We will also:
-Assess economic prospects for 2021 and into 2022.
-Look at a system of key leading indicators proven to signal cyclical turns in the economy and markets.
-Present clear, actionable Management Objectives™ that are right for the coming years as we adapt to the ‘new normal.’ The one thing that will not change is that successful businesses will constantly have to adapt to a sea of changing circumstances.
Register for Complimentary Webinar Here
This event is brought to you by valued MCNTMA Associate Member, The Horton Group
Wednesday, February 3, 2021
8:30am – 10:00am EST
Alex Chausovsky of ITR EconomicsALEX CHAUSOVSKY
Market Researcher / Institute for Trend Research (ITR)
Alex Chausovsky is a highly experienced market researcher and analyst with more than a decade of expertise in subjects that include macroeconomics, industrial manufacturing, energy efficiency, automation and advanced technology trends. He has consulted and advised companies throughout the US, Europe, Brazil, China and Japan for the last fifteen years.
Join the South Bend Regional Chamber and Michiana NTMA as we partner with area businesses and educators to shine a virtual spotlight on local manufacturers and manufacturing career opportunities. The virtual format extends the reach of this annual event beyond one day – and to more students, educators, parents, and community members. MFG Days 2020 will kick off October 2, with the launch of a video series and additional resources – then, industry panel discussions, business chats, virtual tours, and more will take place throughout the month. We are excited to create digital tools and virtual opportunities to connect students to manufacturing.
Join NTMA Indiana & Michiana Chapters
for a meeting with U.S. Senator Todd Young (R-IN)
When: Thursday, October 15, 2020 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM EDT
Where: Virtual – Zoom Link
The NTMA Indiana & Michiana Chapters, in partnership with the Precision Metalforming Association (PMA) Indiana District, is hosting a virtual Zoom meeting on October 15 at 11:00 AM featuring US Senator Todd Young (R-Indiana) and our One Voice Washington, D.C. lobbying team, Omar Nashashibi and John Guzik of The Franklin Partnership.
The first 30 minutes of the meeting will consist of an overview of key issues presented by our D.C. team, followed by discussions with Senator Young, a strong supporter of metalworking manufacturing, will make brief remarks and spend the remaining 20 minutes of the program taking questions and listening to your concerns.
With all that is happening, we are bringing you the opportunity to have your voice heard by your elected officials in Washington, D.C. This is your chance to discuss our industry’s priority issues and key challenges facing your business ahead of the 2020 elections.
In advance of the meeting, all registrants will be provided with background information on Senator Young and the association’s top policy priorities heading into the election.
This complimentary event is exclusive to NTMA & PMA Regular members. Contact MCNTMA Chapter Executive at [email protected] for registration link, additional details or membership information.
Michiana Chapter NTMA Annual Golf Outing
Thursday, August 27, 2020
Join Friends and Colleagues of Our Association and Industry To Support MCNTMA Workforce Development Initiatives – M.A.P. & NTMA-U. Bring Your Team and Enjoy A Great Day!
For Details and Registration Form, Contact [email protected]
Manufacturing Day Impact Event!
Tuesday, November 19, 2019
General Stamping & Metalworks
25101 Cleveland Road
South Bend IN 46628
Please join us to recap and showcase the successes of South Bend Region Manufacturing Day 2019! and explore other ways to strengthen your current and future workforce. Event includes testimonials from area manufacturing companies who hosted students,
and a tour of General Stamping and Metalworks.
Impact Event Agenda…
-Review survey feedback the South Bend Regional Chamber received from host sites and participating students. Learn the many opportunities and benefits of participating in 2020!
-Share information on education/training programs area manufacturers are leveraging to attract new talent or skill up existing talent
-Discuss current and projected workforce and training needs
-Share additional opportunities to engage with your future workforce
-Tour General Stamping & Metalworks
As a Michiana area manufacturing employer, even if you haven’t participated in the South Bend Region MFG Day YET, we would love to have you join us as we recap the event and have a conversation about some unique training partnerships emerging in our region, and what more manufacturers can do to attract, build, and retain a quality workforce. Contact [email protected] to register