DoD Announces Award of New Revolutionary Fibers and Textiles Manufacturing Innovation Hub Lead in Cambridge, Massachusetts

As part of the Department of Defense effort to partner with the private sector and academia to ensure the United States continues to lead in the new frontiers of manufacturing, today Secretary of Defense Ash Carter will announce that a leading consortium of 89 universities, manufacturers, and non-profits organized by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) will spearhead a new manufactu

Upcoming Industry-led workshops or forums addressing the DoD Manufacturing Innovation Institutes Request for Information.

Several industry associations and other organizations have scheduled by invitation-only workshops or focus sessions to address the topics included in the January, 2016, DoD Manufacturing Innovation Institutes (MIIs) Request for Information (RFI).  The Department of Defense is not sponsoring these workshops, but does expect the information from these workshops to be useful in its deliberation to

Solicitation Issued for NNMI Branding and Marketing Support

The Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Headquarters Procurement Services on behalf of the Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE), is soliciting quotes from all business vendors. The Statement of Work (SOW) for this RFQ falls under NAICS code 541613, Marketing Consulting Services.

White House Releases Strategy for American Innovation, Featuring NNMI

America has long been a nation of innovators. The United States is the birthplace of the Internet, which today connects three billion people around the world. American scientists and engineers sequenced the human genome, invented the semiconductor, and sent humankind to the moon. And America is not done yet. 

Celebrating National Manufacturing Day

The face of manufacturing is rapidly changing and expanding across the country.  Manufacturing has always represented so much of the best of what America has to offer – ingenuity, creativity, innovation, grit, persistence, teamwork – this time around we are seeing a shift in the look, goods, make-up and culture of so many of our manufacturing centers, in the heart of cities, in small towns, acr

On Manufacturing Day, NIST and NSF Launch New Consortium to Support Advanced Manufacturing

The U.S. Commerce Department’s National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) and the National Science Foundation (NSF) announced today that the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, will lead a consortium to identify new and emerging areas of advanced manufacturing that would benefit from shared public-private investment in research and development, education and training.