Grow 3 Degrees: Value Stream Mapping Workshop

Grow 3 Degrees: Value Stream Mapping Workshop

In this interactive workshop, we will give an overview of value stream mapping (VSM) techniques. The class will draw a current state VSM and discuss a future state VSM utilizing several simulations and exercises. Cost is $50 / person for members and $100 for non-members. Please email mstoeger@omep.org to register…

Prosper Portland Fall Smart Talent Cohort

Join This Four-Part Cohort from OMEP & Prosper Portland, taking place on Nov. 9, Dec. 4, Jan. 4, & Feb. 1. DAY 1 – MAKE YOUR WORKFORCE YOUR COMPETITIVE ADVANTAGE This interactive workshop focuses on a cohesive and holistic process of attracting, training, developing, and engaging your…

PNDC: Video Marketing Strategies Webinar

From social media to trade shows-employee/customer communications to product launches-web marketing to live vents-video is now one of the most effective, and necessary strategies to engage your customers and grow your business.  Delivering a message up to 50x more effective than a single image, and exponentially more than written text,…

The Facts and Figures Behind Robotics

Robotics — the technology that deals with robot development, operation, and applications — promises the greatest manufacturing productivity increase since the industrial revolution more than two centuries ago. For any manufacturing business or organization concerned with repetitive, programmable tasks — including sophisticated ones–now is the time to integrate robotics into…

Lean Fundamentals: Tools for Operational Excellence

Lean Fundamentals is a 4 part series running on September 28, October 12, October 26 and November 2 Thank you so much for the Lean Fundamentals training you provided me and my staff.  I have many years of continuous improvement methodology but haven’t been strong trainer of others.  Your classes…

2018 MFG Day Re-Cap

Another Manufacturing Day in the books! Although manufacturing Month lasts all year, many Manufacturing Day events take place on the official MFG Day, October 5, 2018. Over 2,700 events were celebrated nationally, with many more scheduled throughout the year. Get all the details here 2018 Oregon Manufacturing Day Highlights…

Print Your Future: Plastics DfAM Workshop

Come and learn about additive manufacturing from some of the leading industry experts! This 1-day workshop educates plastics professionals regarding when to choose additive manufacturing.  During the workshop, attendees will learn about manufacturing processes and applications for technologies from Carbon, HP, Plural, Formlabs + Altair.  The attendees will then break into…

OEN Food & Beverage Showcase 2018

Ask anyone visiting Oregon and you’ll find that most visit for the food—the variety of amazing restaurants, the impeccable craft brews, the thriving community of food carts, and the numerous food and beer festivals. The food and beverage industry is one of the hallmarks of our culture and a major…

Low Cost Energy Solutions – Free Webinar with Energy Trust

Join Energy Trust and OMEP for a free webinar to get no and low-cost tips for improving the efficiency of compressed air, lighting, motors, pumps, fans, chilled water, and refrigeration. Manufacturers in all sectors will benefit from learning how to improve energy efficiency in their facilities, saving on costs, and increasing their…

RAPID & Manufacturing USA Institutes

The Manufacturing USA Institutes have dozens of projects focused on manufacturing.  The RAPID institute is seeking innovators who make manufacturing modules, particularly those that can transform agricultural waste into valuable chemicals. The vision is to have hundreds of these small manufacturing plants across the United States.  In addition, we seek…