Advanced Manufacturing Regional Meeting

nmacwibdirectorsOn Monday, October 26, 2015 the Advanced Manufacturing Collaborative and the Northeast Advanced Manufacturing Consortium (NAMC), of which the GLWDB is a member, hosted a regional meeting of public, private and educational partners dedicated to promoting advanced manufacturing in Massachusetts.


Invited guests included Lowell City Manager Kevin J. Murphy, UMass Lowell Chancellor Jacqueline Moloney, Steven Tomasi of Boston Centerless, Inc., Marty Jones of MassDevelopment and Ronald Marlow, Undersecretary of the Massachusetts Executive Office of Labor and Workforce Development.

Panel discussions were held on NAMC & Workforce Training, Massachusetts Innovation Grants, and the Workforce Training Fund.  At the conclusion of the panel discussions a job-seeker and employer networking event was held.

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NAMC Marketing Managers Robin Dion (l) and Brian Norris

Over 100 people attended the panel discussions and more than 60 job-seekers participated in the networking event. Click for more information about the NAMC.