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Launching in June 2022. CONNEX™ Tennessee is a cloud-based platform allowing manufacturers to visualize supply chain risk, search for qualified suppliers, and discover new business opportunities.  Click "Discover More" below. 

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The University of Tennessee Center for Industrial Services provides consulting solutions to help companies improve and grow. The UT CIS philosophy is to assess the company needs and provide only services that are value added. We utilize the most experienced consultants and most recent technologies. Resources with industry experience and University professors are available through the coordination of CIS Solutions Consultants as needed.

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Baldrige Performance Excellence Program Webinar

Please join a webinar to highlight resources from the Baldrige Performance Excellence Program to support you — and manufacturers of all sizes and sectors. The Baldrige Excellence Framework and its criteria provide a framework and…

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The Business Excellence 101 blog series highlights the many resources available about Baldrige, improving organizational processes and building long-term resilience. The Baldrige system of performance improvement encourages you…

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Automation Assessments

The process of vetting, scoping, buying and implementing automation technology can be difficult and exhausting. There are many complexities to be accounted for. The automation specialists at the University of Tennessee Center…

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Technology Showcase in Partnership with Pellissippi State Community College

On June 2 we held our first event in our complimentary Technology Showcase series! The first showcase featured Collaborative Robots (Cobots) provided by Universal Robots.  Cobots are designed to be cost-effective, safe and to…

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The Secret to Success in Leadership Training

Through decades of experience helping manufacturers improve their companies and leadership abilities, Keith Gammill and his colleagues at our sister agency, the Arkansas MEP Center - part of the MEP National Network™, have…

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With Industry 4.0, communications and cybersecurity cannot be viewed as isolated processes. To take full advantage of the opportunities that Industry 4.0 has to offer, manufacturers of all sizes will need to understand its…

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