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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    Dec 3 2019 - 8:52am
    Studies reinforce automation, workforce development trends in manufacturing https://t.co/EmRO8qRQDY
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    Nov 20 2019 - 6:26pm
    America’s Small Manufacturers Talk About Their Challenges and Opportunities via https://t.co/h1s7BjuaT4
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    Nov 20 2019 - 6:21pm
    5 Ways to Embrace Industry 4.0 https://t.co/lgmasjpQLv
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    Nov 19 2019 - 8:36am
    America’s edge in high-tech innovation is precarious. To maintain it, we need an industrial policy to keep advanced… https://t.co/gvOolbu7yG

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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