Additive Manufacturing and Sustainability

On Wednesday, June 23, 2022, Kimberly Gibson, the Ecosystem Director of America Makes gave a virtual briefing to AMCC Members about the additive manufacturing and sustainability. She was also joined by Pete Langlois, Kody Powell, Jennifer States, Michele Ureste and Matt Bogoshian. The hour long briefing is made available for viewing below. Video Presentation: Continue Reading →

NSF’s Regional Innovation Engines Program

On Monday June 6, 2022, Becky Shearman with the NSF Engines Program gave a presentation to the AMCC members about NSF's Regional Innovation Engines Program. Becky touched on the Technology, Innovation and Partnerships (TIP) Directorate. She talked about the NSF Engines overarching approach. This video presentation is viewable below. Video Presentation: For more information... Continue Reading →

DOE AMO Opportunities for Communities

On Monday, May 23, 2022, Jillian Romsdahl with the Department Of Energy Advanced Manufacturing Office gave a presentation to the AMCC Members about the DOE AMO Opportunities for Communities. She went into detail on the pillars that the Advanced Manufacturing Office has. She also went over who they are working with to amplify resources of... Continue Reading →

Chicago mHUB Build Back Better Regional Finalist

On Monday May 9th, 2022, Christine Nappo with Chicagoland Build Back Better (BBB) gave a presentation over the Illinois Clean Tech Coalition - Final Submission General Overview March 2022. Haven Allen also joined her on this presentation. They discussed their vision and key approaches as well as an equity focused proposal and partnership. The presentation... Continue Reading →

Aviation Build Back Better Regional Finalist

On Monday April 25, 2022, Debra Franklin with Wichita State University Strategic Initiatives and Andrew Wave with the Greater Wichita Partnership gave a presentation over the U.S. Department of Commerce EDA Competition, Build Back Better Regional Challenge. Andrew discussed the different phases as well as touched on information about Wichita itself. Debra touched on the... Continue Reading →

Michigan Alliance for Greater Mobility Advancement (MAGMA)

On Monday March 14, 2022, Michelle Ureste with Southeast Michigan Community Alliance gave a presentation about MAGMA Michigan Alliance for Greater Mobility Advancement and flowchart. Michelle talked about Michigan Alliance for Greater Mobility Advancement (MAGMA) and their mission. She presented a flow chart as well with stellar information. This call is reviewable with the video... Continue Reading →

House Manufacturing Caucus Briefing (April 2022)

Thanks to our partnership with the bipartisan House Manufacturing Caucus, AMCC stakeholders briefed congressional staff on federal community designation programs like IMCP, DMCSP, BBB LEAP and the Tech Hubs program in the pending USICA-America Competes Act legislation. The briefing examined national trends in this space and included examples from several regional leaders to inform federal policy making; Debra Franklin from KS, Tulinda Larsen... Continue Reading →

DEI in Manufacturing Webinar

On Monday, March 30, 2022 Michelle Burris with The Century Foundation presented to the AMCC Monday Morning Call Group about the DEI in Manufacturing. She first started by going over the problem, which consisted of the manufacturing industry having two million unfilled jobs by 2030, manufacturing being 67% white (non-Hispanic) and 70% male, along with... Continue Reading →

Discussion of Manufacturing Renaissance Campaign

Michelle Burris with The Century Foundation had a discussion of the Manufacturing Renaissance Campaign that they recently launched to the AMCC Monday morning call on February 7, 2022. Michelle touched on what will happen with the bill on if it is passed or not. The purpose of the councils is to use historically distressed communities... Continue Reading →

Website Powered by

Up ↑