Happy Manufacturing Day 2023! This annual celebratory day in America underscores the significance of the manufacturing sector in our nation's economy and highlights its importance to the younger generation. This event serves as a platform to showcase the innovation, technology, and career opportunities within the manufacturing industry. It plays a crucial role in raising awareness about the rewarding and diverse careers available in manufacturing, encouraging young people to consider these fields for their future. By engaging the youth in activities such as factory tours and hands-on experiences, Manufacturing Day not only fosters interest in STEM-related careers but also contributes to a skilled workforce that is essential for the continued growth and competitiveness of the American economy.
We will continue to celebrate Manufacturing Day throughout the month of October and will host our own Manufacturing Day Event, the 9th Annual Peak Performance Symposium on Friday, October 20th, at the Smart Factory Institute at the PIE Innovation Center in Cleveland, TN.
This year's event will be kicked off with the Tennessee Manufacturers Association Annual Manufacturing Road Show from 7:30am - 9:00am, followed by the Peak Performance Symposium from 9:00am - 12:00pm, featuring manufacturing best practices from Eaton, Valmont Industries, Komatsu, SK Food Group, and more! The event will be concluded with lunch a tour of the Duracell manufacturing facility in Cleveland, TN. This tour has limited tickets available, register today to reserve your spot.