Workforce Development - AMBayArea is dedicated to helping manufacturers and community partners grow the talent pipeline and connect manufacturers with a skilled workforce. AMBayArea coordinates the Bay Area Dream it. Do it. ambassador program that connects manufacturers with students, parents and educators.This work is carried out in partnership with AMTAC, Inc., The Manufacturing Institute, Bay Area Community Colleges, Earn & Learn East Bay, the region’s Workforce Development Boards, Project Lead the Way, and other intermediaries and schools.
Member Education - AMBayArea focuses on developing and providing thought leadership through events including the AMBayArea Summit and quarterly CEO roundtable discussions, which provide manufacturing CEOs an intimate setting to discuss specific challenges, compare best practices and exchange ideas with other leaders. AMBayArea is enlisting subject matter experts as it builds a library of insightful webinars, articles and online resources for members.
Collaboration - AMBayArea continues the tradition of its founding organizations -- East Bay Advanced Manufacturing Partnership and East Bay Manufacturing Group -- pursuing best practices, building effective alliances, and partnering with manufacturers, as well as non-profit and government organizations to promote Bay Area manufacturing.
Group Purchasing - AMBayArea is continuously vetting vendors to offer its members the best discounts on useful products, services, and events.
AMBayArea connects manufacturers to robust cost reductions for both direct and indirect goods and services, including discounts from direct material suppliers and numerous indirect supply and service offerings. Learn more.
AMBayArea is partnering with industry-leading insurance providers to offer manufacturers access to world- class liability coverage with unprecedented flexibility and affordability. Learn more.