NAMRC is the premier international forum for applied research and industrial applications in manufacturing and design: sponsored by the North American Manufacturing Research Institution (NAMRI) of the Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME). Global academic, government and industry researchers, engineers, and technical managers (leaders in manufacturing) attend this conference to interact with each other and advance the field.
The Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME) is the premier source for manufacturing knowledge, education and networking. Through its many programs, events, magazines, publications and online training division, Tooling U, SME connects manufacturing practitioners to each other, to the latest technologies and to the most up-to-date manufacturing processes. SME has members around the world and is supported by a network of chapters and technical communities. A 501(c)3 organization, SME is a leader in manufacturing workforce development issues, working with industry, academic and government partners to support the current and future skilled workforce.