Students >

Create your own future in manufacturing!
Calling all gamers, artists, inventors and builders! Learn about today’s high-tech, modern manufacturing.

Educators, Parents and Influencers >

Real Skills. Real Opportunities.
Introduce students to careers in manufacturing and the skills needed to be successful. Consider using our video contest as a class project!

Manufacturers >

Develop Your Future Workforce.
Participate in our early experience programs and get connected with engaged students who have the skills to become your future employees.

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About

Connecticut. Dream It. Do It. is taking the lead in strengthening Connecticut’s future manufacturing workforce to compete in today’s global economy. Our initiatives raise awareness about manufacturing’s broad range of cutting-edge and financially rewarding careers. Our programs and events cover middle school, high school, college and continued education in the workforce.

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$96,279

Average annual salary of a Connecticut manufacturing worker

12.4 Million

Total Manufacturing Jobs in the U.S.

4,011

Number of Manufacturing Companies in CT

*Source: U.S. Census Bureau & U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis

Programs & Events

Young Manufacturers Academy
Young Manufacturers Academy
Expos & Career Fairs
Expos & Career Fairs
Educator Workshops
Educator Workshops

Ambassadors & Partners

Aerospace Component Manufacturers Logo
Advanced Manufacturing Employer Partnership Logo
New Haven Manufacturers Association Logo
Smaller Manufacturers Association Logo