MAGMA provides rapid skill growth in emerging technologies for advanced mobility to meet industry needs
MAGMA events feature industry leaders and experts and convene mobility stakeholders
PREPARING FOR Emerging MOBILITY Technology
MAGMA has trained nearly 1,000 industry professionals in technologies supporting the mobility industry. MAGMA members provide important input to shape current and future training offerings. Training offerings include: embedded systems, systems engineering, project management, and MAGMA continuously gathers intelligence to support implementation of real-time training needs.
convening industry, education, and stakeholders
The State of Michigan established MAGMA in 2009, along with automotive manufacturing employers and educational institutions. Since 2013, the Workforce Intelligence Network for Southeast Michigan (WIN) has convened and facilitated MAGMA. A Governing Board, consisting of 5 OEMs, 5 suppliers, 6 education institutions, and other key partners, directs MAGMA, while the Advisory Council gives input during quarterly meetings.
Join MAGMA to collaborate on finding training solutions that prepare workers for careers in advanced mobility, access real-time labor market data and intelligence, and receive discounted rates to quarterly meetings featuring industry leaders.
The non-seasonally adjusted unemployment rate, per Local Area Unemployment Statistics (LAUS) data released in May, in the State of Michigan jumped to 23.8 percent for the month of April, an increase of 19.8 percentage points from March 2020. To put another way, nearly a quarter of the state’s labor force is currently out of work….
Cybersecurity Skills Gap Continues to Increase, as Demand for Professionals Needed to Keep Region’s Workforce Safe and Expanding
With grant funding from the Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Foundation, The Workforce Intelligence Network for Southeast Michigan (WIN) has released an update to its 2017 Cybersecurity Skills Gap Analysis report, which analyzes changes in the emerging technologies talent system and examines occupations that most heavily rely on cybersecurity skills. Understanding the complexity of the talent…
For the week ending May 9, 2020, the State of Michigan experienced another dip in initial unemployment insurance claims when compared to the prior week, with 47,438 initial claims filed. This reflects a decrease of 19,961 initial claims, or 29.6 percent, from the week prior (May 2, 2020). This is Michigan’s fifth consecutive week of…