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Transformation Profiles
A resource developed by the IAAE Life Sciences Advisory Board industry representatives for manufacturing organizations and individuals.
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Human-Centric Manufacturing Culture Study
A research study undertaken by DMI in pertnership with MIT and the IAAE to gain insight relating to human-centric manufacturing.
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Case study

Accelerating People Development at Vertex Pharmaceuticals
The International Academy of Automation Engineering (IAAE) has supported, and continues to support, Vertex in their intentional and proactive development of their personnel through an emphasis on both education and credentialing.
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Digital Transformation
Industry insights on the journey to business value
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Build capability in your people to leverage digital manufacturing

Our content and education programs greatly benefit individuals and teams working with industrial automation technologies. Watch our video to see how IAAE can enhance workforce professional development and create sustainable, valuable outcomes for both the employees and your organization.

Build capability in your people to leverage digital manufacturing

We have found that those who work either with or in teams that use industrial automation technologies benefit massively from our content and education programs.

Watch the video to learn how IAAE can enable professional development of the workforce to drive the type of change that results in long-lasting and valuable outcomes for both them and your organization.

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Frequently Asked Questions

The IAAE is a non-profit education, credentialing, and research organization, specializing in digital manufacturing. We offer online, self-paced courses and also run learning programs for Life Sciences companies to help with capability building. Our work focuses on personnel who are either seeking to upskill (Professional Development) in Digital Manufacturing, or wanting to enter the workforce (Workforce Development). To learn more, please feel free to reach out to our team. 

IAAE offers courses covering topics from the basics of automation, to data analytics, model-based biomanufacturing, data integrity, Operational Technology (OT) cybersecurity, and much more. All of our courses are online and self-paced. For detailed information on all our course topics, check out our latest Course Catalog.

Enrollment can be done directly through our website. If you have any issues purchasing courses, feel free to reach out to our team for assistance. 

There are no prerequisites necessary to enjoy any of our courses unless you intend to join a hands-on course at one of our academic partner sites. 

Completion of most of our courses results in the earning of a digital certificate. You can learn more about these certificates on our Credentialing Page. 

Yes, we have three tiers of content subscriptions depending on the size and need of your organization (more details can be found on our Org Subscription page). We also offer bespoke learning programs. If interested, we recommend connecting with an IAAE team member for a brief call to discuss education and credentialing options. Please fill out the contact form with specific requests for information or a meeting. 

Please follow our LinkedIn page to stay informed about upcoming events. You can watch previous webinars through our Knowledge Center

Our LinkedIn Global Connections group serves as a way for those across the Life Sciences industry who have engaged with our content to stay connected. Feel free to follow the myIAAE page to hear about news and events in the community, and find like-minded peers. 

The IAAE Life Sciences Advisory Board (LSAB), formed in 2017, is made up of industry professionals from top companies in Pharma/Biopharma, Medical Devices, and other health regulated manufacturers to support an ecosystem of likeminded individuals with a desire to see the industry improve as a whole. Our board members help inform new course content and the overall strategy of IAAE in order to solve a problem (workforce development and capability building) too big for any one company or partner to solve alone. To learn more about our board and members, you can visit our LSAB page.

Our easy-to-use online Learning Management System (LMS) is where you can access your IAAE courses. You will receive access within 24 hours after your purchase.

If you are an organization, you also have the choice of hosting our learning content on your internal LMS if you prefer. Feel free to reach out to an IAAE team member to learn more. 

IAAE seeks to credential 10,000 learners globally, and to engage 10 of the top 20 companies in each regulated health industry, by the end of 2035.

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