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The Best of SMX Virtual Event

Learn about smart technologies – additive manufacturing, IIoT, A.R./V.R., A.I., machine learning, and more - that are transforming manufacturing at The Best of SMX Virtual Event. Join us on October 29, 2020.

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Building a Transformational Manufacturing Technology

Stephanie Locks-Hartle, an SME member since 2019, is a mechanical systems engineer for Northrop Grumman. In her guest editorial, Stephanie shares how her experience with manufacturing engineering led her to advocate for a new approach to implement transformational manufacturing technology at Northrop Grumman.
Building a Transformational Manufacturing Technology

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