Photos from the Automation: The Next Generation of Lean Industry 4.0 for Manufacturing Summit 

June 7, 2018 at The Cove, UC Irvine, Irvine, CA

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Photos from the Cybersecurity Summit for Manufacturers 

October 27, 2016 in Irvine, CA


2015 CNMI Smart Manufacturing Conference

October 15, 2015 at Lawerence Livermore National Laboratory

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October 15, 2015 CNMI Smart Manufacturing Conference at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

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Watch the 2014 Forum in its entirety below.

This unique one-day vendor show and forum brought together industry leaders, service providers and manufacturers to explore the latest advancements in Additive Manufacturing.

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2015 Manufacturing Summit - San Joaquin Valley

May 7, 2015 at the Fresno Convention Center 

The 2015 Manufacturing Summit -- San Joaquin took place May 7th at the Fresno Convention Center. The program was rich with exciting breakout sessions and information on additive manufacturing.  CMTC's President & CEO, Jim Watson, moderated several of the sessions and Ed Tackett, Director at the University of California, Irvine presented a "3D Printing & Additive Manufacturing Overview."  His presentation addressed the state of the industry, emerging 3D printing technologies, and much more, and we are happy to make the accompanying slide presentation available to you for download.

For more information about 3D Printing and Additive Manufacturing, please contact Jim Watson at

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The Importance of Manufacturing in California

Statewide Focus 

California Manufacturing Stats and Data

  • 41,000 Manufacturers
  • 1.3 Million Jobs (2011)
  • 10.6% - Manufacturing's Share of Gross State Product (2012)
  • $213.3 Billion - California Total Manufacturing Output (2012)
  • $140.2 Billion - Manufactured Goods Exports (2012)

(Sources: U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis & Department of Commerce)