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MAGMA informs talent solutions that bring advanced mobility to life
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MAGMA Memberships


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.

Latest Updates

LIFT Receives $1 Million to Re-Train Civilian Manufacturing Workers in Response to COVID-19

The Workforce Intelligence Network will provide employer and workforce system engagement for the Operation Next implementation, working directly with small and medium manufacturers and the individuals who can benefit from the training offered. Funding through CARES Act supports 250 workers in Detroit. LIFT, the Detroit-based, Department of Defense-supported national manufacturing innovation institute, today announced it…

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Michigan’s Jobless Rate Declines During May

For the week ending June 13, 2020 the State of Michigan saw initial unemployment insurance claims decline when compared to the prior week, with 19,552 initial claims filed. This reflects a decrease of 8,284 initial claims, or a decline of 29.8 percent, from the week prior (week ending June 6, 2020). Following several weeks of…

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