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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.

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