Design & Manufacturing Alliance

Design & Manufacturing Alliance

 DMA Mission: To encourage and foster communication, networking, and partnerships among design and manufacturing industry companies, their professional associations, government, and educators across Southeast Michigan.

The DMA supports educational networking with design and manufacturing organizations, their professional associations, and government offices to ensure accurate career information is available to students, and academic programs and curricula are developed that are appropriate to the skills required for the jobs that do (and will) exist in these industries.

The DMA encourages and arranges design and manufacturing opportunities, e.g. tours, internships, co-ops and job shadowing for educators and students.

May 6, 2016
DMA Spring Conference
at Macomb Community College

"The Road to Autonomous Vehicles"

The goal of the conference is to clarify the various terms being used (connected vehicle, autonomous vehicle, semi-autonomous vehicle, etc.) and to provide OEM and supplier views of the future vehicle world ahead.   The conference will also feature three technical presentations relating to connected vehicle implementation challenges, connected vehicle infrastructure and cyber security implications.  


Please note that there is NO conference charge, but pre-registration is appreciated.