CELEBRATE CT MFG MONTH 2021
and all year long!
Modern manufacturing is thriving in the State of Connecticut.
Governor Lamont Proclaims October Manufacturing Month!
National MFG DAY 2021 kicks off on Friday, Oct.1st! Companies and educational institutions across the state aim to inspire the next generation of creaters by opening their doors to teachers, students, and community leaders all month long. See the latest, cutting-edge technology and hear from industry experts. Amazing things are manufactured here in Connecticut. From aircraft engines and submarines to buttons and baked goods, manufacturing in Connecticut is thriving. To read Gov. Lamont’s proclamation, click here.
|Milford||Bead Industries Tour||Thru Sun. 10/31|
|Bristol||Associated Spring Tour||Ongoing thru 10/23|
|Middlefield||Wepco Plastics Tour||Thu.10/28, 11am – 6pm|
|Virtual||CCAT: REV-Up! Your Career in Manufacturing||Ongoing|
|Virtual||Manufacturing Day at The Lee Company||Ongoing|
|Hartford||ACM’s Aerospace Alley® Future Workforce Fair||Wed. 11/10, 8:15 – 11:30am|
CCAT wishes to acknowledge the following companies for helping kick-off Manufacturing Month on October 1st by hosting an online or in-person event for students and the general community.
Associated Spring of Bristol
Barnes Aerospace of Windsor
Bead Industries of Milford
DACRUZ Manufacturing of Bristol
Hartford MakerspaceCT of Hartford
Housatonic Community College, Bridgeport
Industrial Heater/Hi-Tech Fabricating of Cheshire
Juniper of Southington
Marion Manufacturing Co. of Cheshire
ManufactureCT of Hartford
Mastercam of Tolland
TRUMPF, Inc. of Farmington
Waterbury Regional Chamber of Waterbury
ManufaCTuring Mania Community Open Houses at Goodwin University
If you are out of high school or looking for a new career opportunity, join us at Goodwin University’s Advanced Manufacturing & Technology Labs to learn more about today’s modern manufacturing and technologies.
Tue. Oct. 26, 2:00 – 5:00 pm | In-person | Three Pent Road, East Hartford
ManufaCTuring Mania Community Open Houses at CCAT’s Advanced Technology Center
Have you seen our newest robot? Interested in seeing industrial 3D printers that use plastics, metals, ceramics, and more? If you are looking for opportunities in a growth industry, come take the next step toward a rewarding career in manufacturing.
Tue. Nov. 16, 4:00 – 6:00 pm | In-person | 409 Silver Lane, East Hartford
CT MFG Month Summit for Educators
Join us online for a collaborative conversation about the importance of manufacturing and technology pathways for your students. Celebrate CT Manufacturing Month, part of a national and statewide initiative to develop the next generation of skilled talent.
Wed. Oct. 27, 4:00 — 5:00 pm | Register Here
- Colin Cooper, Chief Manufacturing Officer, Department of Economic and Community Development
- Kelli Vallieres, Executive Director, CT Office of Workforce Strategy, Vice Chair: Governor’s Workforce Council
- Melissa K. Wlodarczyk Hickey, Ed.D., Reading/Literacy Director, CT State Department of Education
- Ron Angelo, President & CEO, Connecticut Center for Advanced Technology
- Shannon Marimón, Executive Director, ReadyCT