Massachusetts is home to world-class makers of everything from machinery to biopharmaceuticals to jet engines. Manufacturing output is at its highest level in history and accounts for more than 11 percent of the state’s economy. Massachusetts products are sold nationally and worldwide ($27 billion in global exports in 2011).
AIM provides a one-stop resource for manufacturers with updates on public-policy issues, discussion of best practices, and education in advanced productivity methods. The objective - ensure that manufacturing and the jobs it provides remains a key element of life in Massachusetts.
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Made in Massachusetts Video Contest
The winning video and the top two runner ups will be revealed prior to National Manufacturing Day on October 3rd. The creators of the winning video will receive a cash prize of $1,000 from the AIM Foundation.
AIM Sustainability Roundtables
Gain practical insights for pursuing or refining sustainability initiatives. Exchange ideas and best practices with colleagues from across Massachusetts.
Small and medium-sized manufacturers join together to undertake the ISO 9001-2008 certification process with support from experts. Train an ISO team and develop an ISO-compliant management system at your company for an affordable cost. The workshop-based program focuses on providing systems, documentation and training in a classroom setting, as well as, on-site consultation for companies wanting or needing to comply with the ISO 9001:2008 Standard.
Sustainability is the ability of an organization to manage transparently its responsibilities for environmental stewardship, social well-being and economic prosperity over the long term while being held accountable to its stakeholders. Associated Industries of Massachusetts offers a Sustainability Roundtable Series designed to help Massachusetts employers master a sometimes elusive idea that is fast becoming a business requirement.
Robert B. Pojasek, Ph.D., an adjunct lecturer at Harvard University, will provide a practical road map for your company's sustainability initiative while allowing you to exchange ideas with colleagues from across Massachusetts.
Brian R. Gilmore
Executive Vice President