INDIANA'S LEADING ADVOCATE FOR INDUSTRY
Register for the 2020 IMA Legislative Briefing & Reception!
The IMA Legislative Briefing and Reception is set for Wednesday, January 8, 2020, at the JW Marriott Hotel in Indianapolis.
This is your opportunity to talk face-to-face with your state elected officials and discuss issues that affect your business.
The Legislative Briefing will begin at 3:30 p.m., with IMA staff giving members the most up-to-date information on the upcoming session of the Indiana General Assembly.
At 5 p.m., the Legislative Reception will begin. Business attire is appropriate for this event.
To register or learn how you can become an event sponsor, click here.
2019 Indiana Manufacturing Survey Released
Manufacturing companies across the state are reporting a serious shortage of skilled and unskilled laborers as they move rapidly towards smart manufacturing, known as “Industry 4.0.”
The 2019 Indiana Manufacturing Survey: Labor Shortages Hit Home shows that a record number of respondents expect their product markets to grow rapidly in the near future, but many are finding it difficult to attract younger generations
of skilled and unskilled workers who are able to replace the wave of retiring baby boomers. Download a full copy of the report.
Indiana Federation for Advanced Manufacturing Education
The Indiana Manufacturers Association’s initiative, INFAME, is driven to assist manufacturers throughout Indiana in developing their own personalized programs to ensure a pipeline of well-qualified and educated workers for the next generation. INFAME is your one-stop resource for building your future workforce from the ground up.
Rx Abuse Leadership Initiative
The Rx Abuse Leadership Initiative (RALI) Indiana is a diverse coalition of business and community leaders who are boosting the fight against Indiana's opioid epidemic. The Indiana Manufacturers Association is a partner in this mission. Read more about the intiative here.
During the 2019 Indiana Manufacturers Hall of Fame Luncheon, a panel discussed manufacturing issues, concerns and the outlook for the future. Katz, Sapper & Miller LLP and the IU Kelley School of Business also unveiled the 2019 Indiana Manufacturing Survey: Labor Shortages Hit Home