West and Side Side students were able to tour the Digital Manufacturing and Design Innovation Institute (DMDII) on Goose Island during Manufacturing Day last Friday, Oct. 2, 2015. 
The event was sponsored by World Business Chicago 1000 Jobs for Chicagoland Manufacturing partnered and the Digital Manufacturing and Design Innovation Institute (DMDII) to actively engage the next generation with the expanding manufacturing industry. 
Chicago Public School (CPS) students joined 1000 Jobs and DMDII for a day of career games, facility tours and Q&A panels that highlight career opportunities in manufacturing.