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 Workforce Intelligence Network for Southeast Michigan (WIN) is a partnership of community colleges and workforce development boards, known locally as Michigan Works! Agencies (MWAs), in greater southeast Michigan. WIN was established in 2011 to create a comprehensive and cohesive talent development system in the region to ensure workers are prepared for success. The unprecedented…
Employer demand and labor force return to 2018 levels after a strong 2019 In the fourth quarter of 2019, the labor force decreased in southeast Michigan, though employment figures increased. This movement caused the proportion of unemployed individuals to decrease significantly in the region. The unemployment rate fell from the 4.6 percent quarterly rate in…
Leading Detroit IT-focused companies training, hiring tech pros of tomorrow ExperienceIT, the innovative collaboration between leading information technology-focused organizations and workforce agencies in downtown Detroit, will honor 25 students in a graduation ceremony who have completed the 11-week training programming. Graduates will next have the opportunity to interview for employment with program corporate partners. The…