Research capabilities

The future footprint of manufacturing will be heavily shaped by the disruptive innovations that are reshaping industries from electronics to energy, materials, consumer goods and heavy equipment.  This initiative unites PA’s manufacturing sector and our universities to ensure that Pennsylvania realized the job and business development potential of the transformative developments facing worldwide manufacturing.

PA’s research universities are global leaders in the technologies that are transforming manufacturing.  This initiative creates a portal for tapping the capabilities of the state’s research enterprises.

Manufacturing PA Innovation Program seminars

View slides from our October 2021 seminar.


Collaboration yields innovation

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Lt. Gov. Fetterman with about thirty students outside the capitol at Harrisburg.

Source: Manufacturing PA Innovation Program

Pennsylvania Lieutenant Governor John Fetterman with the 2018-2019 PA Manufacturing Fellows.

For more information about PA’s engineering research universities, please consult the following websites: