2019 Manufacturing Day

Join the South Bend Regional Chamber, Michiana NTMA, and a planning team of committed business and education leaders to celebrate Manufacturing Day 2019. On Friday, October 4, students will visit various manufacturers and educational institutions to learn about careers in manufacturing.

None of this is possible without YOUR participation! Take advantage of this unique opportunity to connect with students (your future employees!) and share information on the career possibilities within your business and the skills and education needed to join your team.

  • Manufacturers who participated last year stand ready to share tips on how to plan your day. In addition there are great planning resources available at
  • Your company information included in a booklet that will be distributed to all students. To be included in the booklet, please submit a brief (300 words or less) business bio to no later than Friday, 9/6/19.
  • Company recognized on all event marketing materials, including Chamber website.
  • Opportunity to provide promotional item to participating students (approx. 750 – we will communicate any number change in mid-August), need by 9/20/19).
Company-Manufacturing Day Host
Address of Site
Tour Host Stops: Hosts can welcome 1-3 tour groups of 30. Please select what you are able/willing to do by September 6.
 Stop 1: 9:30-10:40 AM
 Stop 2: 10:55-12:05 PM
 Stop 3: 12:20-1:50 PM
 Student travel time considerations, size of facilities, and work process may impact your ability to host tours. Please select if you would like to connect to students through a table display at Ivy Tech instead.
 We are unable to participate this year, but please contact us for Manufacturing Day 2020!