Advance collaboration efforts that promote the health of manufacturing

Northeast Wisconsin Manufacturing Alliance

The NEW Manufacturing Alliance is a group of manufacturers, working with educators, workforce development, chambers of commerce and state organizations to promote manufacturing in our Northeast WI region. The Vision of the Alliance is that every northeast Wisconsin manufacturer will find the talent it needs.

Upcoming Events

Excellence in Mfg./K-12 Partnerships Awards

October 19, 2016 - Congratulations to all of the 2016 award winners!

Education & Community Partnership Award Winners

Manufacturing Award Winners


Internship Draft Day was held on Thursday, November 10, 2016 at Lambeau Field. Over 200 college/university students from across Wisconsin and Michigan Tech had the opportunity to interview and network with over 40 employers offering paid internship opportunities.

Students also had the opportunity to earn the right to be the #1 draft pick from their school, based on their GPA, networking and interviewing skills. Mark Murphy, President and CEO of the Green Bay Packers, announced all of the #1 draft picks at the conclusion of the event.

Thanks to all of the employers, students, sponsors, volunteers, committee members, and Mark Murphy for making  the event a great success!

All Stars Magazine

Checkout the area’s manufacturing All Stars and get ready to be inspired!


Mark King, President of Adidas North America, Presenting at the 2016 Manufacturing First Expo & Conference in Green Bay, WI


2016 Excellence in Manufacturing/K-12 Partnerships Awards - Bill Jartz, WBAY TV News Anchor, emceed the event.


Fox Valley Technical College Engineering Preview Night
Wednesday, February 22, 2017 - 5:00 to 7:00 PM
FVTC - 1825 N. Bluemound Drive, Appleton - Entrance 10

  • Explore program options in the high-demand engineering field.
  • Talk to local employers about engineering careers.
  • Learn about credit transfer opportunities.
  • Talk with current students & instructors.
  • Tour engineering classrooms & labs.

NWTC Engineering Preview Night
Thursday, February 23, 2017 -  5:00 to 7:00 PM
NWTC Green Bay Campus - Room MT104

  • Pickup information related to NWTC's engineering Associate Degree programs; talk to instructors, current students and graduates.
  • Ask local employers about career options related to NWTC's 16 engineering related degrees.
  • Other colleges and universities will be on-hand to discuss transfer options from NWTC to their engineering and engineering technology bachelor degrees.
  • NWTC college educational support departments will be available to answer questions.
  • Tour the mobile educational labs NWTC uses to bring college credits to regional district high schools.

HOW TO HOST A SUCCESSFUL COLLEGE INTERNSHIP Informational Session - Wednesday, February 22 - at UW-Marinette, 8:00 to 9:30 AM

STEM TASK FORCE MEETING - Wednesday, February 22 - at KI - Manitowoc, 3:00 PM

RETIRED WORKER TASK FORCE MEETING - Tuesday, February 28 - at Bemis - Appleton, 8:30 to 10:00 AM

FULL MEMBERSHIP MEETING - Tuesday, March 14 - at FVTC D.J. Bordini Center - Appleton, 12:00 to 2:00 PM

TECH ED TEACHER SOLUTIONS TASK FORCE MEETING - Wednesday, April 12 - at NWTC - Green Bay, 4:00 PM

TALENT TASK FORCE MEETING - Thursday, April 13 - at Plexus - Neenah, 8:30 AM

COMMUNICATIONS TASK FORCE MEETING - Wednesday, April 19 - at Acuity - Sheboygan, 1:00 PM

K-12 TASK FORCE MEETING - Friday, April 21 - at Rockline Industries - Sheboygan, 8:30 to 10:00 AM


EXCELLENCE IN MANUFACTURING/K-12 PARTNERSHIPS AWARDS - Wednesday, October 25, 2017 - at the KI Convention Center in Green Bay, WI

MANUFACTURING FIRST EXPO & CONFERENCE - Wednesday & Thursday, October 25 & 26, 2017 - at the KI Convention Center in Green Bay, WI

INTERNSHIP DRAFT DAY - Thursday, November 9, 2017 - at Lambeau Field




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