September 10, 2020

IMEC Launches Cybersecurity Webinar Series for Illinois Manufacturing Defense Contractors During National Cybersecurity Awareness Month

New Cybersecurity webinar series to help defense contractors meet Department of Defense cybersecurity requirements so they can maintain their contracts. Peoria, IL – September 10, 2020:  […]
August 11, 2020

IMEC Teams up with Gardner Intelligence to Maximize Benchmarking Opportunities for Illinois Machine Shops

Illinois machine shops eligible for exclusive access to market research to achieve global competitiveness Peoria, IL. Aug. 11, 2020 – Illinois machine shops are a critical component […]
August 5, 2020

IMEC Announces New Advanced Manufacturing Technology Services to Solve Productivity and Innovation Challenges for Small and Mid-Size Manufacturers in Illinois

IMEC seeks 80 small and mid-sized manufacturers to be part of an exclusive group to advance their Industry 4.0 adoption success. If selected, these companies will […]
April 23, 2020

Pureline Treatment Systems Connects with IMEC to Aid in the COVID-19 Crisis

Bensenville, IL. April 23, 2020 – Like most manufacturers across the country, Illinois manufacturers are answering the call of duty to help front-line COVID-19 warriors. Many […]
March 2, 2020

IMEC Announces Recipient of the Illinois Manufacturing Innovation Voucher and the Kane County Innovation Voucher

Kane County, IL (February 26, 2020) – IMEC celebrates Janus Remote Communication as the first recipient of the Illinois Manufacturing Innovation Voucher, receiving matching funds that […]
February 6, 2020

IMEC’s Local and Federal Stakeholders See a Combined $10.06 Return per Dollar

Peoria, IL – February 6, 2020: IMEC enlisted the W.E Upjohn Institute to analyze the overall effect of the organization’s projects on Illinois’ economic development. The […]
December 18, 2019

New Report Finds “Good Jobs” Strategies Improved Profitability and Growth for Manufacturing Firms

Four-year evaluation of IMEC’s Genesis initiative in Illinois found benefits for businesses and workers Chicago, IL (12/18/19) – A new evaluation report from the Aspen Institute […]
November 22, 2019

IMEC Announces Five Recipients of the 2019 IMEC Awards for Excellence

Peoria, IL – (November 22, 2019) IMEC has announced five organizations as recipients of the IMEC Recognition Program’s 2019 Awards for Excellence. The high-performing organizations were […]
November 6, 2019

IMEC Launches New Program to Invest in the Future of Illinois Manufacturers

With over $2.5 million of investments in R&D and technology, the Illinois Manufacturing Innovation Voucher program will help small & medium-sized manufacturers (SMMs) see measurable gains […]
October 18, 2019

IMEC Partners with CAIC for America’s Promise Grant

Chicago, IL – October 18, 2019: In January of 2017, Calumet Area Industrial Commission (CAIC) accepted the call to action from IMEC and the Illinois Department […]
August 30, 2019

Regional Workforce Conference at JWCC to Help Companies Address Labor Shortage

Quincy, IL. August 30, 2019.  Regional companies will learn practical ways to adapt for the future at the “ABC’s of a Thriving Workforce” conference set for […]
May 2, 2019

Using Technology to Resolve Workforce Challenges

Rockford, IL. (May 2, 2019) – We are all aware that technology is reshaping the economy – and now the workforce. It provides opportunities for companies […]