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Join us for this 2 day conference to collaborate, learn and network with top North American manufacturing companies that have successfully addressed today's workforce development challenges. Keynote speaker, Dave Vance, will speak on the topic 'Building a Convincing Business Case for Learning.' See you in Vegas!
FoxNews Interviews Tooling U-SME President
According to a recent Manpower survey, thousands of jobs are vacant due to employers having a hard time finding skilled people. FoxNews interviewed ToolingU-SME president Mark Tomlinson to discuss the skill shortage crisis and what companies can do to address workforce development for their organizations. Watch the interview and hear how Tooling U-SME is leading the conversation with ways to train the manufacturing community for jobs available today.
Tooling U-SME revealed a national action plan while at The 2012 International Manufacturing Technology Show (IMTS) at Chicago's McCormick Place. The white paper,"Workforce Imperative: A Manufacturing Education Strategy," calls for manufacturers, educators, professional organizations and government to coordinate and standardize efforts aimed at reversing the skills gap crisis, and preparing a skilled workforce for the high-tech manufacturing jobs of today and tomorrow.
While at IMTS visitors of our booth took the manufacturing knowledge challenge. Top scorers each day won an Apple iPad. Below is the list of winners who showcased their manufacturing knowledge and came out ahead:
- Bryant R.
- Mike S.
- Tim P.
- Paul B.
- Rodger L.