Gateway’s SC Johnson iMET Center hosts the region’s first flexible manufacturing lab dedicated to training the manufacturing workforce, provides an innovative maker space at its nationally known Fab Lab, serves as the center for a number of Gateway academic programs and serves as a catalyst to help area businesses, economic groups and entrepreneurs.
Many Gateway engineering technology programs area housed at the center, as well as the college’s nationally known boot camps.
Entrepreneurs and the public use the center’s Fab Lab, a maker space offering a wide range of computer controlled tools. The center also houses the college’s Business and Workforce Solutions Division, which offers customized training to area businesses.
The center provides many different spaces for the public and area businesses to meet and is large enough to hold training events for groups.