In ever increasing complexity,
don’t you need a little simple?

The SMLC has…

  • a low barrier to participate
  • low friction/easy to quickly move in a direction
  • a global collaborative environment.

Be free to collaborate with

  • No government oversight.
  • No international restrictions.
  • No top-down push.

(That’s because we are industry led and driven.)

Your Interests

Because our membership program is guided by the members, our program answers member interests without external top-down influence.

Open to All

Our membership ecosystem is open to all organizations with manufacturing interest. Because many supply/value chain extend across borders, so do we.

Member Benefits

Our members collaborate in a trusted environment to…

  • discuss and find solutions to daily challenges at facilitated roundtable discussions,
  • exchange best practices for advanced technology transformation and integration, and
  • form projects, special interest groups, roadmaps, and benchmarking toolsets.

Roundtable Discussions

  • Current Roundtable: DES – Discrete Event Simulation – impact and available tools
  • Other Topics of Interest: Technical challenges and solutions, change management, and shared pain points
  • Closed-door, no recordings
  • Meeting minutes to participants as agreed

Strategic Interest Groups

  • Current topics brought forward by membership
  • Attend and contribute to monthly meetings
  • Share your best practices

Our Projects

  • Projects generated internally or externally
  • May be short or long-term
  • Funds: any mix of in-kind, internal, or external

Whatever the problem be part of the solution