SME Chapter 18
Welcome to the Dayton SME Chapter 18 website. We're always looking for new members, plant tours, presentations, initiatives, etc. to get involved with and participate in. Through participation and sharing of our knowledge and experiences, we'll all benefit and improve our lives both personally and professionally.
Chapter 18 currently consists of over 230 members, and has been a local Chapter since 1938 (70 years). Chapter 18 is just one of the many chapters around the country. To learn more about the Society of Manufacturing Engineers, please visit the SME national website at... www.sme.org.
We accept and encourage any and all suggestions, ideas, and comments regarding this website and our local Chapter as a whole. Please click on either the "Officers" or "Contact Us" link to let us know what you think. Your input is valued and appreciated, and all suggestions will be reviewed. Thanks, enjoy, and have a Great Day!!!
SME Tour Mike-Sells
The SME Chapter 18 monthly tour has been set for May 15th at 10am. We will be touring Mike-Sells located at 333 Leo Street in Dayton, Ohio.
SME Golf Outing Cassel Hills Golf Course
The SME Chapter 18 Golf outing has been set for Friday, June 7th at Cassel Hills Golf Course in Vandalia. The cost will be $65 per golfer with a limit of 144 golfers. Download the Flier
Step 1: Complete Registration Form then return to this page to pay for registration(s) below.
Step 2: Pay for the appropriate number of golfers:
Would You Like to Sponsor a Hole at the Golf Outing? Just $100 per hole!
Dinner Only Option: $30 per person
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Manufacturing Attracting the Next Generation
The Edge Factor is an initiative supporting the SME Education Foundation's mission of inspiring the next generation of contributors to the manufacturing industry. This film project aims to advance the image of manufacturing—the backbone of our economy—in order to attract young people to the field. Click the banner below to get more information on Edge Factor.
PBS - AMERICA REVEALED: Made in the USA
Re-evaluate your perceptions of the American manufacturing machine as host Yul Kwon introduces you to the men and women who are changing the system.
- Airdate(s): 5/2/2012, 10:00 - 11:00 PM ET
- ARVL #: 104
- Original Broadcast: 5/2/2012
SME Education Foundation
Selects Local Fairmont High School
for Exemplary Status
Advanced Manufacturing Curriculum at Fairmont High School
Generates Community Support for Workforce Development
Fairmont High School, Kettering, Ohio, has been selected an exemplary school by the SME Education Foundation, one of six schools in six states where partnerships are fueling a comprehensive community-based approach to manufacturing education.
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Engineering Book For Kids
Read more about a new childrens book that teaches about engineering...
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Tool Shop Optimization: Doing More with Less in a Sluggish Economy
The stakes have never been so high.
Part of SME's Manufacturing Insights DVD series, Training Within Industry explains how the four modules of TWI: Job Relations (JR), Job Instruction (JI), Job Methods (JM), and Job Safety (JS) work together to sustain lean manufacturing. More Info...
8th Annual Dayton / Miami Valley TechFest 2010 - Coming Soon! Download the flier
7th Annual Dayton / Miami Valley TechFest 2009 - Sinclair Community College
Engineers Week 2009 - Read more in our newsletter
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