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Manufacturing Ideas to Watch (Sept 2017)

NEW! A publication with ideas from the manufacturing community that could have an impact on manufacturing processes or new products.

Tech Forecast: Manufacturing Advanced Aerogels

MForesight’s new publication series exploring a technology opportunity or challenge.

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2017 U.S. perception of the manufacturing industry

Survey results from Deloitte and The Manufacturing Institute’s 6th U.S. public opinion of manufacturing study.

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Cybersecurity Framework Manufacturing Profile

NIST released its “Cybersecurity Manufacturing Framework Profile” as a complement to the “Framework for Improving Critical Infrastructure Cybersecurity.” The Manufacturing Profile provides a roadmap for managing cybersecurity activities and reducing risk to manufacturing systems.

What’s New

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Cybersecurity for Manufacturers: New Report

Read a summary of our newest report.

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Accelerating Innovation in Manufacturing: A Look Ahead

Approximately 40 participants joined MForesight at SSTI Annual Conference on September 14.

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MForesight Insights: Summer 2017 Newsletter

Published August 23, read about our most recent events and initiatives.

Partnering Forum on Shaping & Joining Technologies

MForesight is hosting the forum for industry and academic technology managers on October 19.

Summit ’17: Rethinking the Role of Manufacturing in the Economy

Harvard Business School’s Gary Pisano on the evolving U.S. industry.

Summit ’17: Digital, Distributed, Democratized Manufacturing

On July 25th, MForesight hosted its 2nd National Summit, which focused on the rise of Factories of the Future: Digital, Distributed, Democratized Manufacturing.

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America’s Next Manufacturing Workforce

A new report catalogs promising practices in education and training.


We are surveying the manufacturing community at FABTECH 2017 in Chicago, IL. Stop by our booth to participate!

Nov 6 – 9, 2017
Booth B502

Learn More & Register

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