Securing Advanced Manufacturing in the United States: The Role of Manufacturing USA: Proceedings of a Workshop

Securing Advanced Manufacturing in the United States: The Role of Manufacturing USA: Proceedings of a Workshop

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ISBN-13: 9780309464529
Publisher: National Academies Press
Publication date: 11/11/2017
Pages: 128
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

1 Introduction 1

The Impetus for Manufacturing USA 2

The Federal Role in the Manufacturing USA Partnership 3

2 Key Cross-Cutting Themes 6

Importance of Public-Private Partnerships in Advanced Manufacturing 7

Role of the Manufacturing USA Institutes 11

Lessons from Foreign Programs 15

Recent Assessments of the Institutes 17

Suggestions for Improving Manufacturing USA 18

The Sustainability Challenge 21

3 Summary of Presentations 22

Welcome 22

Keynote Address 22

Panel I: Institute Roundtable 28

Panel II: Manufacturing USA and Regional Economic Development 34

Panel III: Assessing the Manufacturing USA Initiative 44

Panel IV: Advanced Manufacturing Around the World 59

Panel V: Policy Roundtable 70

4 Key Points Made At The Workshop 75

Appendixes

A Workshop Agenda 83

B Biographies of Speakers and Planning Committee Members 86

C Participants List 101

D Bibliography 108

Boxes and Figures

Boxes

1-1 Project Statement of Task 2

3-1 Partnering with MEP: Benefits to Manufacturing USA 39

3-2 Best Practices in Clustering from the Albany Nanocluster 42

Figures

1-1 Manufacturing USA institutes and their locations as of May 2017 5

3-1 Emerging capabilities at Lockheed Martin 25

3-2 Manufacturing USA today 29

3-3 Manufacturing employment, 1960-2016 45

3-4 Real value-added manufacturing and rest of economy, 2000-2015 46

3-5 The investment gap in manufacturing innovation 48

3-6 Status of the Manufacturing USA network as of April 2017 51

3-7 Manufacturing USA: An interconnected network 54

3-8 Manufacturing USA: Measuring performance 57

3-9 The global redistribution of production 60

3-10 Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft's contract research: 2011-2015 (in millions of euros) 64

3-11 Made in China 2025 68

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