Manufacturing Day 2016 saw more than 2,600 events hosted nationwide!

Teachers, students, parents/influencers, and employers shared their perspective on Manufacturing Day (MFG DAY®) using the new Deloitte perception survey developed in collaboration with The Manufacturing Institute. The survey was distributed to more than 2,500 manufacturing hosts across the United States to gather national data from teachers, students and parents on how MFG DAY events truly make a difference in local communities. Click here to see the interactive dashboard that provides the ability to analyze results in more detail.

Manufacturing Day is an incredible opportunity to showcase the amazing work manufacturers do on a daily basis and to educate students, community members, media and policymakers on how integral manufacturing is to the local, national and global economy.

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On October 7, 2016, during the fifth annual Manufacturing Day, more than 2,600 events took place across the country where manufacturers and educators opened their doors, offered plant tours and engaged their community. Thousands of students, parents, and teachers learned about the rewarding careers that manufacturing offers, and experienced first-hand about the high-tech innovations in 21st century manufacturing.

Manufacturing Day expands knowledge and improves public perception about manufacturing by giving manufacturers an opportunity to open their doors and show, in a coordinated effort, what manufacturing really is. Visit to learn more.

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