Manufacturing Day Open House



Add to Calendar 10/12/2018 8:00 AM 10/12/20182:00 PM America/Chicago Manufacturing Day Open House Check out high-tech automated manufacturing machinery, hear from regional manufacturers and discover how American manufacturing is flourishing – all at the Southwestern Illinois College Manufacturing Day celebration. 
SWIC will open its doors for a Manufacturing Day Open House — Friday, Oct. 12, from 
8 a.m. to 2 p.m. — to showcase new technology, educational programs, career opportunities, products and services. The SWIC Sam Wolf Granite City Campus, 4950 Maryville Road, will serve as the event hub for the day. 
More than 1,000 local high school students are scheduled to attend. 
The celebration is free and open to the public. The welcome ceremony begins at 9 a.m. 
“Technology continues to evolve every day,” SWIC Technical Education Dean Brad Sparks said. “SWIC is proud to partner once again with local manufacturers to share these innovations in manufacturing with the community and area high school students.” 
At the open house, visitors can tour the Precision Machining Technology, Electrical/ Electronics, Welding Technology, and Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration labs. Plus they can see first-hand how cutting-edge computerized machining, robotic welding and 3-D printing equipment is changing technical education and manufacturing. 
Also, visitors can test their skills with a virtual welder and 3-D printer and talk with more than 25 area manufacturers that will be on-site to display their products and capabilities. 


For additional information, visit swic.edu or call the SWIC Technical Education Division at 618-797-7476.
Southwestern Illinois College
4950 Maryville Rd
Granite City, IL 62040

Date and Time
Fri, October 12, 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Location
Southwestern Illinois College
4950 Maryville Rd
Granite City, IL 62040
Website

https://www.mfgday.com/events/2018/southwestern-illinois-college-6

Description
Check out high-tech automated manufacturing machinery, hear from regional manufacturers and discover how American manufacturing is flourishing – all at the Southwestern Illinois College Manufacturing Day celebration. 
SWIC will open its doors for a Manufacturing Day Open House — Friday, Oct. 12, from 
8 a.m. to 2 p.m. — to showcase new technology, educational programs, career opportunities, products and services. The SWIC Sam Wolf Granite City Campus, 4950 Maryville Road, will serve as the event hub for the day. 
More than 1,000 local high school students are scheduled to attend. 
The celebration is free and open to the public. The welcome ceremony begins at 9 a.m. 
“Technology continues to evolve every day,” SWIC Technical Education Dean Brad Sparks said. “SWIC is proud to partner once again with local manufacturers to share these innovations in manufacturing with the community and area high school students.” 
At the open house, visitors can tour the Precision Machining Technology, Electrical/ Electronics, Welding Technology, and Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration labs. Plus they can see first-hand how cutting-edge computerized machining, robotic welding and 3-D printing equipment is changing technical education and manufacturing. 
Also, visitors can test their skills with a virtual welder and 3-D printer and talk with more than 25 area manufacturers that will be on-site to display their products and capabilities. 


For additional information, visit swic.edu or call the SWIC Technical Education Division at 618-797-7476.


Contact Info
Contact Information: melanie.phillips@swic.edu
  • Event Type
    Job/Career Fairs
  • Intended Audiences
    General Public Parent Student/Learner

Manufacturing Day Open House
at
Southwestern Illinois College

Fri, October 12, 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM

4950 Maryville Rd
Granite City, IL 62040


Add to Calendar 10/12/2018 8:00 AM 10/12/20182:00 PM America/Chicago Manufacturing Day Open House Check out high-tech automated manufacturing machinery, hear from regional manufacturers and discover how American manufacturing is flourishing – all at the Southwestern Illinois College Manufacturing Day celebration. 
SWIC will open its doors for a Manufacturing Day Open House — Friday, Oct. 12, from 
8 a.m. to 2 p.m. — to showcase new technology, educational programs, career opportunities, products and services. The SWIC Sam Wolf Granite City Campus, 4950 Maryville Road, will serve as the event hub for the day. 
More than 1,000 local high school students are scheduled to attend. 
The celebration is free and open to the public. The welcome ceremony begins at 9 a.m. 
“Technology continues to evolve every day,” SWIC Technical Education Dean Brad Sparks said. “SWIC is proud to partner once again with local manufacturers to share these innovations in manufacturing with the community and area high school students.” 
At the open house, visitors can tour the Precision Machining Technology, Electrical/ Electronics, Welding Technology, and Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration labs. Plus they can see first-hand how cutting-edge computerized machining, robotic welding and 3-D printing equipment is changing technical education and manufacturing. 
Also, visitors can test their skills with a virtual welder and 3-D printer and talk with more than 25 area manufacturers that will be on-site to display their products and capabilities. 


For additional information, visit swic.edu or call the SWIC Technical Education Division at 618-797-7476.
Southwestern Illinois College
4950 Maryville Rd
Granite City, IL 62040