About Us

The mission of the Ohio Manufacturing Institute (OMI) at The Ohio State University is to serve as an action-oriented public policy and advocacy center for manufacturing within the state and nation, reflecting a thoughtful and sustained response to industry-led and vetted issues. Find out more about OMI by downloading our informational flier.

We make innovation work.



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    Nov 4 2019 - 11:58am
    Art Barter is not only owner and CEO of Datron World Communication, he founded the Servant Leadership Institute fro… https://t.co/iLnJutvghn
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    Oct 31 2019 - 10:38am
    Announcing the 2019 IndustryWeek Best Plants Finalists - two Ohio companies made the cut! https://t.co/QvDv0Z2Z5N
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    Oct 23 2019 - 4:51pm
    My second installment of the Bob Welsh interview on Stanley Black & Deckers commitment to diversity. https://t.co/IQ8cxJDEVX
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    Oct 22 2019 - 1:30pm
    A Meaningful Manufacturing Day https://t.co/AOKDEd3SqV

Contact OMI

To request more information or to speak with a member of our team, please send an e-mail to omi-requests@osu.edu or call 614-256-3724.



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