Partners and Friends

Women in Manufacturing (WiM) leads a network of partners and friends committed to building a more equitable, inclusive, and fulfilling workplace for women in the 21st century. We are seeking organizations that share our mission to join us in strategic initiatives, impactful conversations, and dynamic visibility opportunities, as we work toward our mutual goals of building inclusive workplaces and accelerating progress for women. For more information about collaboration opportunities, contact Allison Grealis, President and Founder, at 216-503-5700. 


The Association for Manufacturing Excellence (AME) is the premier organization for the exchange of knowledge in enterprise excellence. Members come together to explore lean thinking and other enterprise improvement methods, exchange best practices and network in order to advance their careers and improve the competitiveness and overall value of their organizations.

The Institute for Process Excellence (IpX) brings decades of experience and capability across defense, aerospace, automotive, technology, software, and oil and gas industries to bear to help companies transform, thrive, and sustain while disrupting their markets. For IpX, it’s about unearthing and clarifying underlying issues where they exist and helping companies address their most challenging business concerns by partnering with the organization to develop and implement new processes and ways of working, and ultimately achieve step-change performance.

For more than six decades, Society of Women Engineers (SWE) has given women engineers a unique place and voice within the engineering industry. The Society of Women Engineers organization is centered around a passion for our members' success and continues to evolve with the challenges and opportunities reflected in today's exciting engineering and technology specialties

IMTS 2020 will be the 33rd edition of the Premier Manufacturing Technology show in North America. Industry professionals from all over the world visit IMTS to see and experience more than 15,000 new machine tools, controls, computers, software, components, systems and processes that will solve their manufacturing challenges and improve their efficiency.