Fall 2011, Vol. 3, Issue 1 contents
Publisher’s Note Manufacturing is leading the economic recovery.
Metalonix conductive inks are poised to revolutionize the printed electronics market.
Manufacturing Snapshot Learn how two PA-based
manufacturers are finding success. Pro Bono
Attorneys from Buchanan Ingersoll review the drastic changes made to the U.S. patent system.
Industry Pulse 16
Dynamic Manufacturing breaks ground on a new facility in western PA.
Breaking news from Pennsylvania’s manufacturers and tech companies.
The President’s Council on Jobs and Competitiveness held roundtable discussions at two local manufacturers.
Made in PA EXPO 19
In April 2012, this industry event will unite suppliers and OEMs from across the state.
Made in PA Editorial Board Lauren Bryson, Industrial Resource Centers
Jonathan Kersting, Pittsburgh Technology Council Petra Mitchell, Catalyst Connection
Matt Pross, Pittsburgh Technology Council Tom Reed, Catalyst Connection
Jennifer Young, Pittsburgh Technology Council
A company’s catalog is akin to the Grand Canyon of design projects.
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Associate Publisher/Editor: Jonathan Kersting
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Global metalworking leader Kennametal is a great example of the significance of manufacturing to the economy.
Advertising Sales: Emily Goss
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