MFGDay20 (Manufacturing Day 2020) supports the manufacturing industry’s need for skilled workers by advancing the reality of modern manufacturing.
Each October, manufacturers put on events all over Rhode Island and the United States. MFG Day hosts welcome students, parents, teachers and community leaders to generate excitement around manufacturing careers.
Benefits of participating in Manufacturing Day include:
In years past these events have included open houses, job fairs and bus tours. Even with COVID-19 safety protocols in place, there are many ways RI manufacturing companies can participate in this program. Here are few ideas:
Plan to host a program for students? Click here to register it on the national Creators Wanted website.
Think you'll skip 2020? You can still take advantage of the marketing opportunity generated by Manufacturing Day. Find content to share at https://www.creatorswanted.org/stories/ and use the hashtag #MFGDay20.
If you'd like to talk about possibilities with a Polaris MEP team member, and/or make sure you get alerts about RI-specific opportunities, fill out the form on this page.