The Society of Manufacturing Engineering, local chapter No. 5. SME Chapter 5 Chicago is an organization that represents manufacturing and all industries in the greater Chicagoland Area and Rockford, which includes the Chicago Area counties of Cook, DuPage, Lake, Will, Kane, McHenry and DeKalb.
SME Chapter 5 also works closely with SME-EF, and the local Education Districts, at local colleges and select high schools to support the need for manufacturing companies and industries.
SME Chapter 5 is made up of manufacturing and industry volunteers that give their personal time to support the manufacturing cause and industry need. Their parent, SME is headquartered in Dearborn, MI. SME Chapter 5 and SME work together as one for the same manufacturing, industry, and education causes.
SME holds monthly events at local manufacturers to share important manufacturing techniques and educate the local community and provide a network for people to help each other make Chicago stronger in manufacturing. SME Educates and Certifies it's members through our Education Chair Function. SME Local Chapter 5 does not pay any leader a salary or bonus, strickly volunteer so all your donations go to supporting Manufacturing and Education LOCALLY.
Please consider membership with this group to improve your own capabilities, those of your company, and to others you network with - http://smechapter5.org