Digital tech and the manufacturing workforce

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Are robots taking our jobs away?  Is the rapid pace of technology advancement going to swallow up small manufacturers?  Where will we find workers amongst this chaos?  Hold on—it’s not what you fear. Check out this interview with Michael Fornasiero, Manufacturing USA Specialist at Empire State Development’s Division of Science, Technology & Innovation (NYSTAR), who was recently interviewed by Smart …

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Manufacturing Workforce Programs Across New York

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A common refrain today is that manufacturers find it increasingly difficult to hire a qualified workforce. According to the latest skills gap report from Deloitte and the Manufacturing Institute, over the next decade, nearly 3.5 million manufacturing jobs likely need to be filled, but the skills gap is expected to result in 2 million of those jobs going unfilled. Factors …