Industry Initiatives / Links

DRMA
DRMA is the voice of small and medium sized advanced manufacturing, tooling and machining companies in the Miami Valley, an 11-county region surrounding Dayton in Southwest Ohio.

Technology First
Technology First is an industry-led, industry-driven trade association dedicated to increasing technology adoption, developing IT competencies, providing technical leadership, and advocating a strong regional IT agenda for economic growth.

The Edison Materials Technology Center
EMTEC is a non-profit, member based organization serving Ohio that develops business and technology strategies, sponsors, coordinates and manages collaborative technology projects and programs leading to commercialization or new business. With an advanced materials and advanced energy focus, EMTEC has a commitment to its mission of accelerating materials technology to market.

AIM Center
Provides manufacturers with the training, resources, and support necessary to boost productivity - and profitability - in an industry challenged with increased competition.

National Composite Center
NCC is the industry leader in promoting, developing and applying advanced composite technology to the aerospace, defense, ground transportation, commercial and infrastructure markets.

RFID Solution Center
A unique collaboration with Alien Technologies to provide training and hands on experience in deploying RFID solutions.

Tech Town
By combining the efforts of business, academia, and government partners, Tech Town has created a collaborative environment where technology commercialization comes to life. The benefits of locating at Tech Town are numerous, offering tenants access to world-class research institutes, Dayton's highly talented workforce, and the support of a proactive local government.