Services Overview


Our outreach efforts, specifically focused on inspiration and motivation, are complimentary and interlocking with the region’s industry, as well as university and technical college programs.

education and certification

Industry certifications link education and work, ensuring that graduates have the skills required for jobs in today’s manufacturing economy.


The Institute’s Entrepreneurship Services focus on two areas: Business Model Acceleration and New Business Incubation.

organizational development

The structure and function of manufacturing multi-organizational arrangements are important in understanding how to re-purpose them and build new teams and create new partnerships to advance manufacturing diversity.

Government Relations

Government Relations link the Institute to the federal world in Washington, D.C. that includes a network of federal agencies, and associations focused on advanced manufacturing.