Upcoming Events


STEP Forward: Southeast Michigan

Thursday, 11/16/2017

3:30 PM - 7:00 PM

The Manufacturing Institute and Cooper Standard are pleased to present Science, Technology, Engineering, & Production (STEP) Forward: Southeast Michigan, a networking event targeted to advance women in manufacturing.

STEP Forward is part of the Institute’s larger STEP Ahead initiative to empower women in manufacturing. The STEP Forward networking series is designed to provide attendees an opportunity to discuss best practices and solutions to attract and retain women in the industry. This event will mobilize attendees to act as a catalyst for change within their company and community to inspire the next generation of talent to pursue careers in the industry.

3:30 – 5:00 pm Building Your Networks (Capacity: 35 – Open to women in manufacturing only)

Building Your Networks is a facilitated workshop that bases collaborative solutions on contributing to others. Built on the concept of paying-it-forward, the session supports problem solving by expanding individual networks.

5:00 – 7:00 pm Reception (Open to all)

This networking reception features key industry leaders discussing challenges, opportunities and best practices to recruit, retain and advance women in the manufacturing industry.

Click here to register.

Event Location:
The Henry, Autograph Collection

300 Town Center Dr.
Dearborn, MI 48126

Contact Info:
AJ Jorgenson


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