Carlsbad events for Manufacturing Day 2017

October 2, 2017

Go behind the scenes and learn about advances in manufacturing technology for the celebration of San Diego’s Manufacturing Day. Carlsbad’s own Anchor Audio, Chuao Chocolatier, FORECAST 3D, and the MiraCosta Technology Career Institute, are hosting events open to the public.


Tuesday, October 3, 2017 Anchor Audio factory tour at 10:00am

5931 Darwin Ct, Carlsbad, CA 92008

Anchor Audio manufactures Portable PA and Portable Sound Systems. By using a lean manufacturing technique, Anchor Audio is able to keep production in the USA, deliver custom products the same day, and guarantee high quality. During a tour you will see how Portable PA systems are made from speaker to circuit board. Anchor Audio will also be participating in the MFG Day Breakfast hosted by the San Diego Regional Economic Development Corporation.

Register here for the Anchor Audio tour 



Wednesday, October 4, 2017 MiraCosta College Technology Career Institute (TCI)

1:30-2:30pm Manufacturing Industry networking evet

2:30-4:30pm North County Manufacturing Resource Fair

5:00-7:00pm MiraCosta Technology Career Center Open House

2075 Las Palmas Dr, Carlsbad, CA 92011 

MiraCosta Technology Career Institute (TCI) offers technological training for adults of all ages. Offering hands-on, skills-based learning, TCI partners with local businesses to provide the most up-to-date training for employees and job seekers alike.

                                                                                Register here for the MiraCosta events



Friday, October 6, 2017 FORECAST 3D tour and lunch

10:00am-1:00pm OR 12:00-3:00pm

                5928 Geiger Ct, Carlsbad, CA 92008

FORECAST 3D creates custom manufacturing and 3D printing services to many different industries including: healthcare, automotive, aerospace, consumer goods, and design. Using Additive Manufacturing technologies with old fashioned craftsmanship, FORECAST 3D delivers quality prototype and production components. Tour the 3D Manufacturing Center powered by HP, Stratasys, & SLM; presentations on the technologies, and lunch will be included.

                                                                                Register here for the FORECAST 3D tour 

Friday, October 6, 2017 Chuao Chocolatier facility tour and presentation


                2350 Camino Vida Roble, Carlsbad, CA 92011

Chuao Chocolatier opened their brand new Chuao JOY factory in 2016. This location is home to the manufacturing plant, warehouse, headquarters, chocolate boutique and tour program. Come hear how Chuao became an internationally award-winning chocolatier and taste an assortment of chocolate confections. (Please adhere to the dress code and photography rules.)

                                                                                Register here for the Chuao tour