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SME Innovation List Includes Programmable Magnets, Robot Substitutes

Engineers and designers are always keeping an eye out for new materials and manufacturing methods that could impact their designs. The Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME) revealed its list of seven innovations that could change the way industry makes things earlier this year.

The list (Innovations That Could Change The Way You Manufacture) was compiled by SME’s Innovation Watch Committee.

“Our Committee’s goal is to scan the vast technology landscape for cutting-edge innovations and to investigate ways they can be utilized.” –Christopher Kaye, director of innovative technology, US Endoscopy, and member of the SME Innovation Watch Committee

This year’s innovations to watch:

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