Postponed. Rescheduled for Fall 2018 How Virtual & Augmented Reality (VR & AR) is Used in Manufacturing 4.0 Environments

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Virtual and Augmented Reality are quickly becoming critical pieces of technology in the design, training and life cycle of manufacturing facilities and processes. Learn the difference between Virtual Reality (VR) and Augmented Reality (AR) and how these technologies are used in 4.0 manufacturing environments. Examples will be presented, and you will have an opportunity to […]

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Regional Manufacturing Institute Named First Ambassador in State Apprenticeship Program

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Maryland Department of Labor, Licensing & Regulation 500 N. Calvert Street ~ Baltimore, Maryland 21202 Larry Hogan, Governor – Boyd K. Rutherford, Lt. Governor – Kelly M. Schulz, Secretary **FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE**               MEDIA CONTACT: Theresa Blaner Theresa.blaner@maryland.gov O: (410) 230-6241 C: (443) 721-8637 State Announces Maryland Apprenticeship Ambassador Program   BALTIMORE (Jan. 17, 2018) – Today, Maryland Labor Secretary […]

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Who to call to learn about the benefits of the More Jobs for Marylanders Act

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The More Jobs for Marylanders Act provides a variety of benefits to manufacturers to include tax incentives, training funds, accelerated depreciation, apprenticeship and more. Here is a list of Maryland Commerce Regional Reps to call to get more information and to apply for programs. Anne Arundel – Lori Ratzburg | 410-767-6374 Baltimore City- Kate Dailey […]

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RMI Family Day at Baltimore Robotics Club a “Kid Magnet.” Grandparents and Parents Delighted

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On Saturday, October 21, kids young and old came out to participate in RMI’s family day at the Baltimore Robotics Club in Timonium. https://baltimoreroboticsclub.com/ A variety of activities at the technology showcase kept people of all ages engaged throughout the morning.  With the buzzing of drones flying through an obstacle course in the background, visitors […]

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Baltimore County Boost Fund Loans Support Two Growing Manufacturers

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IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 11, 2017 CONTACT: Fronda Cohen Office 410-887-8032 Cell 410-967-6970 fcohen@baltimorecountymd.gov Baltimore County Boost Fund Loans Support Two Growing Manufacturers Towson, MD  A health drink manufacturer and the makers of a gel to improve sports glove performance are among the latest small businesses to receive loans from the Baltimore County Boost fund, a flexible financing resource for […]

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2017 Maryland Manufacturing Day Highlights

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Governor Hogan Engages Manufacturing Industry and Maryland University/College STEM Students at Maryland Manufacturing Day Exhibition On October 6, Governor Hogan joined the Regional Manufacturing Institute and the Maryland MEP on National Manufacturing Day for a special Maryland celebration to raise the profile of Maryland manufacturing at Martin’s West. “This day presents a unique opportunity to […]

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Manufacturing 4.0 Requires 20-20 “Future” Vision

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Manufacturing 4.0 is the name of the 4th industrial revolution. A new era of digitization, the internet of things, big data and even new technologies that are emerging as I write this piece. To get a feel for what I am describing think about your smartphone. Think back five years and what your smartphone could […]

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Public/Private Sector Resources That Drive M4.0 to Help You Succeed

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Link to all Presentations Public/Private Sector Resources That Drive M4.0 to Help You Succeed. Innovation, IT, IoT, Big Data and Digital and Sensor Technologies are the key building blocks of M4.0. Maryland is a rich environment of Federal, State and private resources. Hear from industry leaders who represent 4.0 strategies and technologies and take the […]

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Businesses Make Over 200 Commitments to Maryland Student Programs at RMI Techtonic Shift Event

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Holmatro USA Vice President for Manufacturing John Freeburger inserts his business card in voting box to indicate his commitment to the Skills USA technology program On May 25 at Martin’s West, over 200 commitments we made by businesses to help over 25 area high school technology programs, with some schools receiving at least 15 business […]

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Governor Larry Hogan Signs More Jobs for Marylanders Act into Law

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I was with the Governor, Senate President, and Speaker yesterday for the signing of this bill into law that supports manufacturers. RMI worked with the Governor’s legislative team and Commerce on tax incentives for job creation and relocation, accelerated depreciation and funding for training for manufacturers state wide. This is the most significant support from state […]

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