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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    The Internet of Goods will support the growth of local factories making customized products: https://t.co/cndkss9ePV
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    Oct 17 2018 - 9:26am
    There Are Still 488,000 Unfilled Manufacturing Jobs in the US. Manufacturers Are Working To Fix It. https://t.co/0k2GMA4BkS
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    Taking Safety to the Next Level, with Gamification and More https://t.co/KXGWTtZjcw
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    Oct 11 2018 - 9:34am
    What skills are being sought by Dayton businesses https://t.co/drjI9ED5sC

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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