Project MFG
Next Generation Manufacturing Challenge

Restoring U.S. manufacturing leadership by celebrating America's skilled professionals 

May 29th - 30th, 2019
Lafayette, Louisiana

 
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ABOUT THE EVENT

 

The Project MFG Next Generation Manufacturing Challenge is a series of event-based skills competitions supported by private-public partnerships.

 
 

The third Challenge will be held in Lafayette, Louisiana, May 29th - 30th, 2019.

Four teams from around the state will compete in 5-axis machining and welding to determine a Louisiana State Champion.

The Challenge will culminate in a national competition at the International Manufacturing Technology Show (IMTS) in Chicago in September 2020.

Event Details

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DATE

WEDNESDAY & THURSDAY
May 29th - 30th 2019


SCHEDULE

You are invited to support the next generation of advanced manufacturing workforce by attending the event as the teams compete head to head to determine the best in Mississippi!

 

Wednesday May 29

7:00am
Doors open

7:30am
Opening remarks

8:00am
Day 1 of competition begins
Surprise Project is revealed

12:00pm
Lunch break

1:00pm
Competition resumes

4:00pm
Day 1 of competition ends
Judges review and score any completed work

Thursday May 30

8:00am
Day 2 of competition begins

12:00pm
Lunch break

1:00pm
Competition resumes

4:00pm
Day 2 of competition ends
Judges complete scoring and determine winner

8:00pm
Awards ceremony

 
 
 
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