Press Releases

ILLINOIS MANUFACTURING INDUSTRY CELEBRATES FOURTH REVOLUTION AWARDS

October 19, 2017

Inaugural awards hosted by manufacturing innovation centers mHUB, UI LABS and IMEC celebrated region’s manufacturing innovation and leadership by recognizing the companies, products and initiatives driving a new revolution.

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mHUB, IMEC AND UI LABS NAME MANUFACTURER OF THE YEAR AND CORPORATE CHAMPION OF THE FOURTH REVOLUTION AWARDS AND ANNOUNCE ADDITIONAL FINALISTS

September 29, 2017

mHUB, IMEC and UI LABS have named GE Manufacturer of the Year and JLL Corporate Champion of the inaugural Fourth Revolution Awards and announced finalists in all other award categories. The industry awards ceremony will take place on October 18, 2017 at the Wintrust Grand Banking Hall in Chicago to recognize talent and achievements in regional manufacturing.

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MANUFACTURING IS DEAD? THINK AGAIN. HERE ARE 165 DIGITAL ROLES SHAPING NEXTGEN MANUFACTURING IN THE UNITED STATES

August 15, 2017

UI LABS and ManpowerGroup today released a groundbreaking workforce analysis that identifies 165 data-centric jobs that will define the future of manufacturing in the United States.

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mHUB, IMEC AND UI LABS LAUNCH FOURTH REVOLUTION INNOVATION AWARDS

July 24, 2017

Illinois manufacturing community leaders collaborate on awards ceremony to recognize the leaders, visionaries and corporate champions of manufacturing.

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MCKINSEY LAUNCHES NORTH AMERICAN DIGITAL CAPABILITY CENTER AT DIGITAL MANUFACTURING & DESIGN INNOVATION INSTITUTE

June 1, 2017

McKinsey & Company and the Digital Manufacturing and Design Innovation Institute (DMDII) announced the launch of the North American Digital Capability Center (DCC) – a unique digital manufacturing learning center.

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RESCALE COLLABORATES WITH UI LABS TO ENABLE NEXT-GENERATION DESIGN FOR AEROSPACE

May 31, 2017

Rescale announced a collaboration with UI LABS that will increase efficiency and drive down costs in the design-to-manufacturing process across the supply chain.

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MANUFACTURERS UNITE TO SHAPE THE FUTURE OF AUGMENTED REALITY

April 11, 2017

UI LABS and The Augmented Reality for Enterprise Alliance (AREA) announced today the release of the world’s first augmented reality (AR) hardware and software functional requirements guidelines.

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‘ASPIRE TO MANUFACTURING’ EVENT INTRODUCES STUDENTS TO CAREER OPPORTUNITIES IN MANUFACTURING

April 7, 2017

Approximately 50 students from Palatine and Schaumburg High Schools received a hands-on introduction to the real-world opportunities available to them through pursuing a career in the field of manufacturing during a unique public-private partnership hosted by Sandvik Coromant in Schaumburg.

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DIGITAL MANUFACTURING AND DESIGN TECHNOLOGY OPEN ONLINE COURSES READY FOR ENROLLMENT

January 18, 2017

Enrollment has opened for the first three online courses of a 10-course “101” series focused on harnessing data to make American factories more efficient and competitive.

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