Safety First – Lunch & Learn

  • October 17, 2017
    11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Top Things to Consider When Implementing a Safety Program Workshop Overview OSHA record-keeping requirements, including the new requirement for electronic reporting Which companies must report to OSHA, and which do not? The 22 OSHA standards for General Industry When is an injury an OSHA recordable injury? What should be included in a basic Health & (more…)


All Access Bus Tour #5 – Taco Comfort Solutions & The ChemArt Company

  • October 18, 2017
    8:00 am - 12:45 pm

All aboard for our next All Access Bus Tour! Join Polaris MEP as we continue our series of All Access Bus Tours showcasing excellence in manufacturing around our state. We are excited to announce that our hosts are two household names in the RI manufacturing community. The first is Taco Comfort Solutions of Cranston and the second is (more…)


Rhode Island Textile Innovation Network (RITIN) Meeting

  • Meeting 8:00 – 10:00 AM (Optional tour 10:00 -11:00 AM)
    October 18, 2017
    8:00 am - 10:00 am

The Rhode Island Textile Innovation Network (RITIN) includes representatives from textile companies and the textile supply chain across the state. At our next meeting, October 18, 2017, from 8 am – 10 am at Kenyon Industries, 36 Sherman Avenue, Kenyon, RI, you will hear about our plans to improve the (more…)


Fall 2017 Marketing Smarter for Manufacturers Series

  • Marketing for Manufacturers Redefined
    October 31, 2017
    8:00 am - 10:00 am
  • Building a Strategic Marketing Plan Primed for Growth
    November 7, 2017
    8:00 am - 10:00 am
  • 10 Marketing Tactics to Implement Now
    November 14, 2017
    8:00 am - 10:00 am

Jump-start Your Marketing This Fall We’ve streamlined this series, presented by TribalVision founder and CEO Chris Ciunci.  This 3-part workshop series will once again equip RI manufacturers with the marketing tool kit needed to compete and grow on the local and global stage. Topics to be discussed include: building a formidable digital presence lead generation (more…)


21st Century Lean Breakfast Series

  • Entire Series
    November 1, 2017
    8:00 am - 10:00 am
  • Lightning Fast Lean
    November 1, 2017
    8:00 am - 10:00 am
  • KATA - A Scientific Approach to Problem Solving
    November 8, 2017
    8:00 am - 10:00 am
  • Training Within Industry to Sustain Your Gains
    November 15, 2017
    8:00 am - 10:00 am

Take a Fresh Look at Lean Manufacturing RI Manufacturers, you are invited to our all new 3-part “21st Century Lean Breakfast Series” to learn principles that will make your operations more efficient and profitable than ever before. Get your whole team pulling in the same direction to create an immediate transformation to your business. Register (more…)


Executive Level Lean for Manufacturers – Full Day

  • November 2, 2017
    8:00 am - 4:00 pm

The Phoenix Partnership’s Manufacturing Center of Excellence (MEC) and Polaris MEP is providing a free full day, Executive Level Lean Training on September 14th from 8am-4pm. In order for both the manufacturer and employees to benefit from the adoption of Lean in their organization, it is imperative that those report speak the same language as those (more…)