Immersing tomorrow's workforce in today's manufacturing
Greater Lafayette Commerce hosts Manufacturing Week each year to bring awareness to our community about manufacturing in our region. Most importantly, it is designed to share with our future workforce, the vast opportunities and career pathways available to them. The week of activities allows students the ability to discover how they can learn, work, and live right here in Greater Lafayette.
MANUFACTURING MONTH 2020
October 2 - OCTOBER 30
In a world that is constantly changing, Greater Lafayette Commerce wants to continue providing a fun and safe way to educate all ages on manufacturing awareness and career exploration. We are pleased to announce that Manufacturing Week 2020 is now Manufacturing Month 2020 and will be delivered VIRTUALLY.
The program is broken into the 3 grade groupings. Please click on the information link below for your class level. After reviewing the opportunities please click on the registration link to join in the fun.
Our virtual manufacturing month event creates the perfect scenario for students to learn about career opportunities and technologies used in manufacturing facilities today.
Design It: Engineers, Research and Development, Marketing
Produce It: Technician, Operator, Managers, Machining, Inspectors
Move It: Warehouse, Distribution, Material Handling, Drivers, Supply Chain
Support It: Human Resources, Nursing, IT, Cybersecurity, Legal, Environmental Health and Safety
October 2: Launch Day (National Manufacturing Day)
October 5 - 9: Design It
October 12 - 16: Produce It
October 19 - 23: Move It
October 26 - 30: Support It