Join us in Cleveland as we bring STEM and vocational students together with local manufacturers in action.
WHEN? October 4, 2019
WHERE? Oswald Conference Centre
1100 Superior Avenue, #1500
Cleveland, OH 44114
We invite STEM students from around the area to join us for a Day of Manufacturing. This day is meant to inspire the future leading minds in manufacturing and it gives local manufacturers the opportunity to give a behind the scenes look at their continuous improvement initiatives, use of technology and workforce best practices.
- By 2024 the number of STEM occupations in the U.S. will grow by 8.9% ‒ 2nd largest STEM occupation growth is in engineering
- Policymakers at all levels of government are emphasizing the importance of educating students for STEM-related jobs
- U.S. corporations are now investing $350 billion annually in education (mostly STEM).
- In the U.S., 80,000 manufacturing workers ages 55 and up, are poised to soon leave the labor market entirely. The 2019 Aligning Opportunities in Northeast Ohio report produced by Team NEO in partnership with Delta Dental details the opportunities for manufacturing careers for STEM students in Engineering and Computer & IT: aligningopportunities.teamneo.org.