MIP - Manufacturing Industry Partnership
The Manufacturing Industry Partnership is a Rhode Island industry-driven organization with an Advisory Board formed to identify manufacturing workforce challenges and connect manufacturing employers with the services, people and funding to fill workforce needs. MIP establishes initiatives and strategies to address the skills gaps that exist between Rhode Island’s workforce and the needs of the industry in order to create a well-qualified workforce pipeline. The partnership consists of three different organizations. 1. Polaris MEP 2. Rhode Island Manufacturers Association 3. Governors Workforce Board The target audiences are manufacturing companies in the state of Rhode Island.