This year, the event was at the Connecticut Convention Center in Hartford, Connecticut. The morning session featured a workforce development fair. 98 suppliers hosted 1,200 middle and high school students from the surrounding communities. The fair gave students a glimpse at all of the high technology manufacturing career opportunities that exist within the aerospace contract manufacturing supply chain.
The Connecticut River Valley of western Massachusetts and central Connecticut has one of the highest concentrations of top notch aerospace businesses in the world. The afternoon session featured business to business networking as ACM companies hosted customers from the region and beyond.
The 2017 ACM Trade Show dates are already scheduled for Wednesday November 8th.