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North American Manufacturing Research Institution of SME (NAMRI/SME)


The purpose of NAMRI/SME is to advance manufacturing knowledge and innovations through research and development.

The North American Manufacturing Research Institution of SME (NAMRI/SME) brings together researchers from leading companies, government laboratories, academic institutions and industrial think tanks located around the world for the advancement of the scientific foundation of discrete-parts manufacturing.



NAMRI/SME’s annual conference, the North American Manufacturing Research Conference (NAMRC), is a prominent international forum for the presentation and discussion of technical innovations and manufacturing research.



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NAMRI Awards   Awards & Recognition
Through its awards program, NAMRI/SME, in conjunction with its annual NAMRC event, recognizes and honors individuals for their service, contributions and outstanding manufacturing research.
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