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August SME Awards

Help recognize a deserving individual for their contributions to manufacturing. These awards are designed for individuals who have made significant contributions in the areas of manufacturing technologies, processes, technical writing, education, research, management and service to SME. Submit your nomination by August 1, 2021.

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Fostering Diverse Technical Talent

Rob Luce, Vice President of the SME Education Foundation joined members from the Center for Automotive Diversity, Inclusion & Advancement to discuss diversity, equity, and inclusion initiatives and how SME is fostering diverse technical talent.

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FABTECH returns to McCormick Place in September

After in-person events came to a halt due to the pandemic, FABTECH will be the first large-scale manufacturing trade show to return to McCormick Place in Chicago, September 13-16, 2021.

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SME gives you the opportunity to connect with industry leaders and manufacturing professionals who can help you throughout your career.
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SME's professional certifications can help you make the most of all the opportunities advanced manufacturing provides. Earning a certification validates your knowledge against industry standards, can boost your career opportunities, and sets you apart from your peers.

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