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05/07/2015 (All day) - 05/08/2015 (All day)
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Manufacturing Outlook Blog

Even the vaunted, analytical Federal Reserve can get frustrated. Such frustration came through in the press release following the April 28-29 meeting. While acknowledging some influence from transitory factors in the near-zero growth during the first quarter of 2015 (weather,... read more...
We’re heading for the home stretch of the 3rd Annual MAPI Executive Summit. The agenda is set and one particular session which should provide a unique perspective for attendees will be held Friday, May 15.Susan O’Malley is a true trailblazer. You’ve likely heard the name before... read more...
A compelling new article in the Harvard Business Review (HBR) provides persuasive evidence that 3D printing is rapidly turning the corner from niche technology to true manufacturing revolution.  As this occurs, the way we think about manufacturing, both in terms of product and... read more...
While total industrial production, consisting of manufacturing, mining, and utilities, contracted by a sharp 0.6% in March, all of the decline was a result of a 5.9% contraction in utility output and a 0.7% decline in mining production. The manufacturing sector experienced a... read more...

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Council Spotlight

  • Director: Maria Negron Kneib
    Next Meeting:
    09/10/2015 (All day) - 09/11/2015 (All day)
    Leading Topics:

    Corporate Social Responsibility
    Environmental Management