CELEBRATE CT MFG MONTH 2021
and all year long!
Modern manufacturing is thriving in the State of Connecticut.
CCAT wishes to acknowledge the following companies for celebrating Manufacturing Month in October 2021 by hosting an online or in-person event for students and the general community. Be sure to check back to see events planned for October 2022!
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
Lee Company of Westbrook
Marion Manufacturing Co. of Cheshire
ManufactureCT of Hartford
Mastercam of Tolland
TRUMPF, Inc. of Farmington
Waterbury Regional Chamber of Waterbury
Wepco Plastics, Inc. of Middlefield
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 – Watch on Demand
In case you missed is, log in here and watch this important panel discussion with leading educators, industry experts, and state representatives. Learn more about how to engage Connecticut students, especially females and other underrepresented in STEM, to pursue careers in modern manufacturing. You can help collaborate to develop a robust talent pipeline that guides students to identify their talent, continue their education locally, and train for careers here in Connecticut. WATCH NOW
- 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
Governor Lamont Proclaims October Manufacturing Month!
National MFG DAY 2021 kicked off on Friday, Oct.1st! Companies and educational institutions across the state aimed to inspire the next generation of creaters by opening their doors to teachers, students, and community leaders throughout October. 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.