Come to the IndustryWeek Manufacturing & Technology Conference & Expo 2018 to be held May 8-10 at the Raleigh Convention Center in Raleigh, N.C. This is the only event designed to keep manufacturing decision-makers at the forefront of a fast evolving landscape in a digital era.
The ADP numbers come a day in advance of the latest Labor Department report, and show just 135,000 new jobs for September — 18,000 of them in factories — the fewest added in a month since last October.
Segway inventor and serial entrepreneur Dean Kamen aims to prove — again — that the sports and entertainment model of competition and role models can attract eyes and prepare the next generation of engineers.
Trump is pushing them, as did Obama. On paper, everyone seems to love them. What’s the payoff, and what are the barriers? And if they’re so great, why are many manufacturers still reluctant to embrace them?