Build Your Manufacturing Network

SME's Communities — chapters, communities and committees/task groups — bring together manufacturing professionals and students to connect, learn, support and engage with each other. 

Whether you need help with a manufacturing-related problem, searching for a new vendor, building your list of professional contacts, looking for a new job/need employees or simply want to learn more about what's going on in manufacturing, SME can help. 

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SME Connect is a place for our members and the broader manufacturing community to connect, share best practices and support each other.

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