Advanced Manufacturing Initiatives in the US

12:25 - 13:00

  • “Public-Private Partnerships” between various branches of the USG and collaborative consortium based teams made up of companies, universities, and state and local governments are paving the way forward for advanced manufacturing in the US
  • Since launching in 2012, the USG has pledged over $1 Billion and the various consortiums of Industry/University/State & local government teams have pledged over $2 Billion to do advanced manufacturing research in the Technology Readiness Levels “TRL 4 to 7”
  • Over 1,300 companies, universities, and non-profits, scattered over 44 states, are participating