Smart Manufacturing

Two people with hard hats on walking in front of the Praxair plant

Smart Manufacturing Leadership Coalition was developed at UCLA under the leadership of Jim Davis, UCLA Vice-Provost, Information Technology. The SMLC is a non-profit organization of over 50 member organizations from manufacturing industry, government, and higher education and is committed to overcome barriers to the development and deployment of Smart Manufacturing (SM) Systems through building a scaled, shared infrastructure called the Smart Manufacturing Platform (SM Platform).