Small and medium-sized businesses invited to Advanced Manufacturing Lunch-and-Learn

South Carolina Manufacturing Extension Partnership and Savannah River National Laboratory offer assistance on advanced manufacturing technology and processes

WHAT:        The South Carolina Manufacturing Extension Partnership and Savannah River National Laboratory are hosting an Advanced Manufacturing Industry Exchange Lunch-and-Learn for small and medium-sized businesses, to introduce them to advanced manufacturing technologies such as modular chemical process intensification, cyber security for manufacturing control systems, smart manufacturing, and robotics for harsh/unique environments. This event is free and open to small to medium-size manufacturers.

WHO:                Invited: Small and medium-sized manufacturing businesses.
Hosts: South Carolina Manufacturing Extension Partnership and Savannah River National Laboratory.

WHEN:        September 22 – 11:30 a.m.

WHERE:        37 Villa Road
Suite 500
Greenville, SC 29615

WHY:        The South Carolina Manufacturing Extension Partnership and Savannah River National Laboratory provide small and medium-sized businesses with valuable business resources and technical assistance for today’s manufacturing challenges.

Through the Advanced Manufacturing Industry Exchange Lunch-and-Learn, manufacturers can learn more about the technical assistance that Savannah River National Laboratory provides private industry. Attendees will also be able to engage with experts from Savannah River National Lab on technical issues, such as providing guidance on existing or emerging products and discussing possible improvements for production and manufacturing processes.

The Lunch-and-Learn will also include information on how South Carolina Manufactures can benefit from participating in national manufacturing institutes such as the Rapid Advancement in Process Intensification Deployment (RAPID) Institute and the Clean Energy Smart Manufacturing Innovation Institute (CESMII).

RSVP:                Dana Adams
864-288-5687
dadams@scmep.org

The South Carolina Manufacturing Extension Partnership (SCMEP) is a private, non-profit group that serves as a proven resource to South Carolina businesses, providing them with a range of innovative strategies and solutions. An affiliate of the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), SCMEP operates under the US Department of Commerce to promote innovation and industrial competitiveness.

Savannah River National Laboratory is a multi-program national laboratory for the U.S. Department of Energy Office of Environmental Management. Savannah River National Laboratory puts science to work providing practical, cost-effective solutions for the nation’s environmental, nuclear security, energy and manufacturing challenges. http://srnl.doe.gov