These programs are resources that may be of interest to our Commonwealth’s industrial community such as providing assistance and knowledge sharing of best business practices.
Defend Controlled Unclassified Information (CUI) Program
This program will provide high quality support for small and mid-sized DoD supply chain companies, which may be at risk to lose existing or future DoD contracts due to lack of required Controlled Unclassified Information (CUI) management systems.
Rural Supply Chain Growth Program
Utilizing our proven expertise in innovation, strategy, supply chain optimization and technology acceleration, GENEDGE will help rural companies identify opportunities based on DoD supply chain needs to drive development of new, commercially viable offerings for successful growth.
GO Virginia — Re-tooling Virginia Manufacturers for Strategic Industries Program
A new program focusing on helping participating Virginia manufacturers to shift their operations to emphasize PPE production.
Environmental, Economy and Energy Assessment (E3)
The Manufacturing Technology Center (MTC) is offering a FREE E3 assessment (Economy, Environmental and Energy) to assist small to medium-sized businesses in the automotive manufacturing and maintenance, and metal manufacturing and fabrication sectors in Virginia. The E3 assessment is offered to businesses in Virginia free of charge through a grant provided by the EPA.
Manufacturing DaySM is a celebration of modern manufacturing meant to inspire the next generation of manufacturers.
MedMMAPSM (Medical Manufacturers MedAccred® Accreditation PathwaySM)
MedMMAP’s mission is to provide manufacturers and suppliers with efficient and effective audit preparation for MedAccred accreditation, so as to increase competitiveness of U.S. medical device and medical instrument manufacturers and suppliers, decrease industry costs, and improve patient safety.
MilTech is a partnership intermediary managed by the DoD’s Defense Laboratories Enterprise and is located at Montana State University. MilTech engages with MEP centers like GENEDGE to provide technology acceleration to DoD companies.
Virginia Tech Grado Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering (ISE) Senior Design Program
GENEDGE has partnered with the Center for High Performance Manufacturing (CHPM) at Virginia Tech to advise and project manage students in the Grado Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering (ISE) Senior Design Program. The program is designed to be the capstone, integrative experience that provides the basic skills needed to effectively plan, manage and implement technical projects. Specifically, students work in teams to apply learned skills to real-world manufacturing opportunities, improving processes and accelerating growth.
Engineering Makerspace and Invention Center (EMIC) at Old Dominion University
GENEDGE is proud to partner with the Engineering Makerspace and Invention Center (EMIC) at Old Dominion University. The EMIC provides a state-of-the art environment for all engineering students, graduate, and undergraduate students to invent, design, prototype, build and test, and promotes interdisciplinary collaboration for students at the Batten College of Engineering & Technology.