Celebrate CT MFG Day & Month
October 7, 2022
(National Day of Recognition)

Get Ready & Get Involved!

CCAT celebrates modern manufacturing in Connecticut.

The month of October presents a chance for manufacturers, educators, and parents to come together to raise awareness and inspire the next generation of makers, engineers, scientists, and entrepreneurs. This page is dedicated to sharing resources and opportunities to explore and support innovation in Connecticut, not just for one day or even one month, but 365 days a year!

To get the latest updates on national events and resources from Manufacturing Institute

Events Across Connecticut! 

Central Connecticut Chambers of Commerce Regional Manufacturing Outlook Program
Farmington Gardens
999 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT
Tue. 10.4.22 
8 – 9:30 am
$30 Members
$40 Future Members
Register Here
ReadyCT Workforce Development Summit: Addressing the Labor Shortage
Aqua Turf
556 Mulberry St.
Plantsville, CT
Thur. 10.6.22
8:15 -11:45 am
$60-$1,000 Register Here
Octoberfest: Celebrating Our Rebrand from ACT 3D to adia 20 Commerce Dr.
Cromwell, CT
Thur. 10.6.22
3 -7 pm
Free marketing@adiatech.com
ManufactureCT 2022 Annual Celebration
Anthony’s Ocean View
450 Lighthouse Rd.
New Haven, CT
Thur. 10.6.22
5 – 9 pm
Members $100
Non-Members $150
Register Here
Industrial Heater/Hi-Tech Fabricating: Plant Tour 30 Knotter Dr.
Cheshire, CT
Ongoing Free  Register Here
Manufacturing Day tours at TRUMPF, Inc. 3 Johnson Avenue, Farmington, CT Fri. 10.07.22
8:30am – 2:30pm 
  Register Here
Barnes Aerospace Manufacturing Day Tour 7 Connecticut South Dr.
East Granby, CT
Fri. 10.7.22
11 am – 12:30 pm
  Register Here
Eppendorf Manufacturing Day
175 Freshwater Blvd
Enfield, CT
Fri. 10.7.22
9 am – 12 pm
FREE Registration Required
CT Manufacturing Day ’22 Tade Show, Career Fair, and Maker Faire
Housatonic Community College
900 Lafayette Blvd.
Bridgeport, CT
Fri. 10.7.22
11 am – 3 pm
  Register Here
Mastercam: Behind the Scenes Tour 671 Old Post Rd.
Tolland, CT
Fri. 10.7.22
10 am – 3 pm
   Register Here
MAKER Multipliers Website Virtual Launch & Panel Discussion Online Thur. 10.13.22
2:30 – 4 pm
 FREE Register Here
CBIA Manufacturing Happy Hour: Fairfield County Two Roads Brewing Company
1700 Stratford Ave.
Stratford, CT
Thur. 10.13.22
4 – 6 pm
0 – $25 Register Here
Click Bond, Inc. Manufacturing Day Open House 550 Sylvan Lake Rd.
Oakville, CT  
Thur. 10.13.22
6 – 8 pm
  Register Here
Bash at the Beach (off-season FIRST Robotics Competition) – sponsored by Dominion Millstone Power Station Lyme-Old Lyme High School
69 Lyme St.
Old Lyme, CT
Sat. 10.15.21
7:30 am – 4:30 pm
$150 donation per team Contact: Mike Gentry
at gentrme@comcast.net
(860) 608-3223 or Bill Derry
Smart Manufacturing Summit 2022


CCAT Advanced Technology Center
409 Silver Ln.
East Hartford, CT
Tue. 10.18.22
7:30 am – 5 pm
FREE Attendance
In-Person: Register Here

Online: Register Here
CBIA Manufacturing Happy Hour: Hartford County Elicit Brewing Company
165 Adams St.
Manchester, CT
Thur. 10.20.22
4 – 6 pm
0-$25 Register Here
Leipold Company Tour w/Asnuntuck Community College Advanced Manufacturing Technology Program
545 Marshall Phelps Rd.
Windsor, CT
Thur. 10.20.22
5 – 7 pm
  RSVP by 10/18 to
DACRUZ Manufacturing Open House
100 Broderick Rd.
Bristol, CT
Fri. 10.21.22
2 – 4 PM
FREE Register Here
Smart Manufacturing Careers Tour at Goodwin University and CCAT’s Advanced Composite Center Goodwin University
Three Pent Rd.
East Hartford, CT
Tue. 10.25.22
3 – 6 pm
FREE Register Here
Tunxis Community College Economic Breakfast & Networking featuring Paul Lavoie, Chief Manufacturing Officer, State of CT
DoubleTree by Hilton
42 Century Dr.
Bristol, CT
Wed. 10.26.22
7:30 am
Sponsorships available
Register Here
Made in Connecticut: 2022 Manufacturing Summit – Presented by CBIA, CONNSTEP, & ReacyCT
Toyota Oakdale Theater
95 South Turnpike Rd.
Wallingford, CT
Thur. 10.27.22
8:30 – 11:30 am
$60 – $1,000 Register Here
ACM’s Aerospace Alley® Future Workforce Opportunities Fair
Connecticut Convention Center
100 Columbus Ave.
Hartford, CT
Wed. 11.2.22
8 – 11:30 am
  Register Here
CCAT Advanced Technology Center Tour CCAT Advanced Technology Center
409 Silver Ln.
East Hartford, CT
Tue. 11.29.22
2 – 3 pm
FREE Register Here

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