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Creators Respond: Inspiration from America’s Creators

America’s creators have mobilized to respond to COVID-19, making a difference. Watch the virtual event from October 13th presented by Walmart, to meet some of those creators and learn their stories–to get a better sense of what modern manufacturing careers look like today and what they can mean for the next generation tomorrow. All are invited to watch this event for America’s parents, as well as educators and students, at

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This compelling program includes speakers from leaders in the industry including our sponsor, Walmart, as well as representatives from New Balance, Nephron Pharmaceuticals, Honda, HM Manufacturing, Deloitte and the Caterpillar Foundation.

  • Creators Respond: Elvis Duran, Host of Elvis Duran and the Morning Show, moderates a conversation with Paul Johnston, New Product Development Engineer at New Balance, and Dalton Miller, Blow/Fill/Seal (BFS) Technician at Nephron Pharmaceuticals, to discuss why they became manufacturers, what it felt like to be part of the nation and industry’s response to COVID-19 and the possibilities they see in the future because of their modern manufacturing career. 
  • That’s the Power of Something Greater, an interview with a creator at Honda who helped the company transition to making face shields.
  • An Industry Responds: a discussion with manufacturing leaders about the industry’s response to COVID-19. 
  • Creators Wanted: The Manufacturing Institute Executive Director Carolyn Lee moderates a conversation about what the future holds for manufacturing in America and about programs that can make a difference for the building the talent pipeline. 

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