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The July issue takes on the skills gap with many different articles. We explore how manufacturers are working with schools to attract and retain young workers, creating their own job training programs, and changing the way apprenticeships are administered. From examining how reshoring is creating the need for even more skilled workers, to retraining existing workers, to new programs that begin training students for manufacturing jobs while they are still in high school, we cover it all.
In our June issue, Smart Manufacturing covers AIM Photonics, which is integrating lasers onto photonic integrated circuits (PICs), using silicon to make PICs and co-packaging optics with elec-tronics. Read or listen to this feature, which explains how the Manufacturing USA institute’s whose work is bound to profoundly impact automotive and medical manufacturing. The piece is one of eight that make up a special section on AI. The issue also profiles the 20 most influential academics in smart manufacturing.