Advanced Manufacturing

WhoWeAre_icons-02Advances in manufacturing technologies (such as 3D printing and nanotechnology) coupled with an abundance of highly educated engineers and designers are the hallmark of the modern manufacturing renaissance. This newly resurgent industry sector creates opportunities for businesses to connect with each other and to better understand and anticipate the forthcoming regulatory, legal and security challenges. In the coming decades, advanced manufacturing has the potential to become a potent force for economic development in the American South. By collaborating through the Global Initiatives, the advanced manufacturing industry can take the necessary steps to build sustained support for trade, collaboration and collective action.