Advantages of SME Membership
Connect with and learn from industry roundtables, government labs, academic institutions and industrial think tanks through SME Media and the North American Manufacturing Research Institution of SME (NAMRI/SME). NAMRI/SME is the premier international forum for applied research and industrial applications in manufacturing and design.
Gain access to our traditional and online communities of practitioners, researchers and CEOs, who are impacting manufacturing's future.
Develop and recruit the next generation of manufacturing engineers with our workforce training and certification, mentorship program, job board and career awards.
Attend peer-driven and member-orchestrated events that address the interests and best practices of our members.
Keep your finger on the pulse of manufacturing’s future with relevant and timely magazines, newsletters and industry-focused yearbooks.
Take advantage of industry-leading additive, lean and technical certification programs provided by SME and its certification partners, the Association for Manufacturing Excellence and the Shingo Institute. Our certification programs draw on the collective experience and proven practices of thousands of individuals.