MFG Day

Manufacturing Day

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Manufacturing Day is a celebration of modern manufacturing meant to inspire the next generation of innovators and makers. While National Manufacturing Day is officially the first Friday of October, Iowa companies and community organizations can plan their events for any date that works best for them. Find a local event in Iowa here.

Iowa Manufacturing Day events are a great first step to inspire the next generation of workforce, share information about your company, and make connections with educators and local employers.

Potential MFG Day Event Structures

Facility Tours

Offer a tour of your facility to interested students, parents, families and general pubic.

Community-Wide Events

Host a community wide manufacturing event. This could be a job fair or general celebration of manufacturing.

Classroom Visits

Visit a classroom and share possible opportunities and manufacturing careers.

We work with partners to help companies, educators and communities connect for Manufacturing Day events. Let us help you expand your talent pipeline through Iowa Manufacturing Day!

For assistance on planning or participating in a Manufacturing Day event, contact: manufacturingday@iastate.edu.