An outlook on the manufacturing workforce in NYS

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Manufacturing is one of the top seven sectors that account for the majority of employment in NYS. The industry as a whole is inevitably shaped by the status of the state’s labor force, including opportunities in workforce development and the ways in which an underutilized labor force may be brought to its full potential. The New York Association of Training & …

FuzeHub Executive Director to Chair MEP National Network™ Marketing Meeting

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Elena Garuc, FuzeHub’s Executive Director, will chair the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Manufacturing Extension Partnership (MEP) National Network Marketing Meeting, to be held in Nashville, TN, from July 18 through 19, 2018. Dozens of marketing professionals from across the MEP National Network will convene to foster collaboration, exchange information and provide strategic and tactical guidance. The primary goals …

Digitize or Die?: Workforce Training and Manufacturing’s Digital Future

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What is your manufacturing company doing in terms of workforce training? Do you use on-floor or paper-based methods, or are you using digital learning instead? If you missed the Industry Week webinar, click here for our overview and link to the presentation audio recording and PowerPoint presentations.

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NY MEP assists local manufacturers employing workers with disabilities

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FuzeHub, the statewide New York Manufacturing Extension Partnership (NY MEP) center, has partnered with the New York Alliance for Inclusion and Innovation, to provide specialized assistance to manufacturing facilities that employ people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, helping them to meet increased production demand.  FuzeHub’s partnership with the New York Alliance for Inclusion and Innovation provided access to MEP services and programs …

FuzeHub chosen to deliver Build4Scale program in NYS

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The award funds will be used to deliver the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)Build4Scale training to help innovators connect with manufacturers. The training teaches innovators manufacturing design fundamentals in the early stages of prototype development, and provides them with the know-how they need to advance. This $150,000 prize is one among four prizes awarded nationwide. FuzeHub will deliver Build4Scale workshops to …

Robotics Project Call Open Through June 20th

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The Advanced Robotics for Manufacturing Institute (ARM Institute) has issued a project call that will fund technology development and workforce training activities in the field of robotics. Concept papers are due June 20th and full proposals are due August 29th. Any company that is interested in either developing or employing robotics technology is encouraged to reach out to FuzeHub’s Jeff …

FuzeHub recognized at 2018 NYSEDC Annual Meeting

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The 2018 NYSEDC Annual Meeting took place this week in Cooperstown, NY and concludes this morning. The event invited economic development ​organizations to explore “creating economic prosperity and opportunity for their communities” by diving into a rich program that highlighted innovation, research, entrepreneurship, strategic planning, workforce development and beyond. FuzeHub was honored to be recognized with two awards from the …

Robotics Business Review interviews FuzeHub

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FuzeHub is pleased to support the upcoming Robotics & AI Summit, June 18-19, 2018​ in ​Boston, MA​.​ Ahead of the event, FuzeHub participated in a short interview with event host, Robotics Business Review, in which we outline the ways that programs like Manufacturing Extension Partnership are able to assist manufacturers and product developers seeking to implement robotics, automation, artificial intelligence, …

FuzeHub Connections: Triton Ceramics and Binghamton University SPIR

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Since 2008, Nick Dosch, founder of Triton Ceramics, has been working hard to develop a new revolutionary water filtration solution for the launch of his young company’s first product line. Made from specially-coated ceramic materials, Triton’s high-tech water filter will present a ground-breaking, cost-effective solution for the developing world. As a result of his self-funded efforts, Nick has crossed a …