Manufacturing Advantage Series

One day makes all the difference. Join us October 8, 2019.
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October 8, 2019  |  9am-3pm

University of Wisconsin-Stout
Memorial Student Center 
Menomonie, WI 54751 

Leading practitioners and integrators will help you see what technology can do for you.

Learn how you can increase your productivity, quality metrics and overall manufacturing flexibility through hands-on demonstrations.


Register Today!

$169 per person, fee includes refreshments, lunch and workshop materials.

Day at a Glance...

8:00AM-9:00AM Registration, Networking, Coffee
9:00AM Program:
  • Smart Automation Overview
  • Return on Investment
  • Automation & Technology Overview: cobots, fixtures, internet of things, etc.
  • Workforce: WHO will you need to automate
    • presented by UW-Stout & CVTC Automation Program Faculty
12:00PM Lunch
1:00PM Hands-on Breakouts Featuring:

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NEFF Automation


  • Universal Robot
  • Collaborative Robots
  • Gripping Technology
  • Autonomous Mobile Robots

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Sure Controls


  • OMRON Collaborative 6-Axis Robot
  • Precise Automation Collaborative SCARA Robot
  • Micro-Automation Cell

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Rhino Tool House


  • Augmented Reality-Light Guide Systems
  • Smart Fastening Systems
  • Wearable Smart Technology
  • Process Control Technology







3:00PM Attendee Forum & Discussion
  Upon completion, practitioners and integrators will be available for networking

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"I always learn new things at MA. It's great to be on campus at UW-Stout for the event." 
Past Manufacturing Advantage Participant

Future Topics

  • Training Within Industry (TWI)
  • Kata
  • Cybersecurity  
"...MOC has a good grip on what manufacturing needs."
Past Manufacturing Advantage Participant


A full refund, less a $30 processing fee, will be granted upon written notification received 5 or more business days prior to the event.  No refunds will be granted after this time.  Substitutions may be made prior to the start of the program.


Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance. For arrangements please notify UW-Stout Professional Education Programs and Services,