The 2019 Manufacturing Summit will feature five demonstration exhibits and pavilions on the trade show floor by Gold Sponsors:
- Vermont Technical College
- The Vermont Air National Guard
- University of Vermont College of Engineering and Mathematical Sciences
- Consolidated Communications
- Speeder & Earl’s Café Barista
These interactive exhibits will provide engagement and learning opportunities, as well as put a spotlight on importance of advanced manufacturing as a key growth and economic driver of Vermont’s $3 billion manufacturing economy.
Vermont Tech Advanced Manufacturing Laboratory Exhibit
The Vermont Tech Interactive Exhibit will feature students and faculty demonstrating some of the cutting-edge technology that has recently been added to their comprehensive manufacturing lab spaces. Students will also be displaying some of their senior capstone design projects, which have been a cornerstone of Mechanical, Electrical and Manufacturing Engineering Technology programs for years.
Vermont Technical College is the only Vermont state college offering a four year Bachelors of Science degree in Manufacturing Engineering Technology. In only its second year, this major offers both traditional and non-traditional students the opportunity to pursue careers with high skills and a large number of jobs.
At Vermont Tech, learners are prepared to enter and excel in careers in areas such as advanced manufacturing, process and system design, operations and management, and lean manufacturing and quality assurance. Topics including materials and manufacturing processes; product design process, tooling, and assembly; manufacturing systems, automation, and operations; and statistics, quality and continuous improvement, and industrial organization and management are all incorporated into the curriculum
Vermont Tech offers a Bachelor of Science in Manufacturing Engineering Technology. This new and innovative program is a direct response to employer needs and prepares students to tap career paths in manufacturing and areas such as:
- Automation, Assembly and packaging, Lean manufacturing, Management, Material and manufacturing process, Operations, Product and system design, Quality control and quality assurance through continuous improvement, Statistics and Tooling.
To learn more, contact Maureen Hebert, Director, Vermont Tech, Office of Continuing Education & Workforce Development, MHebert@vtc.vsc.edu.
Vermont Air National Guard Pavilion
The Vermont Air National Guard is ready to Fly, Fight and Win to defend the principles of the Constitution of the United States and protect the citizens of Vermont. VTANG provides men and women with opportunities to jump start their careers and experience a once in a lifetime challenge. Visit the VTANG Pavilion and experience an (demo) and learn about career opportunities with the 158th Fighter Wing.