MRO Magazine

2014 Canadian Urban Manufacturing Summit

Canada's only national conference dedicated to retaining and reviving Canada's manufacturing capacity will take place May 7-8, 2014, at the Sheraton Hamilton Hotel, Hamilton, Ont.


April 21, 2014
By PEM Magazine

Tim Hudak, MPP, Niagara West-Glanbrook, and leader of the Ontario PC Party, will deliver the keynote address on government’s role in leading and fostering a strong manufacturing sector.

“I know manufacturing is destined for a bright future in Ontario,” says Hudak. “Our Ontario will always build things, make things and fix things. Let’s get going on a new approach to advanced manufacturing and usher in a new era of prosperity for this great province.”

This learning and networking opportunity will address why manufacturing is so important for a balanced economy; how to capitalize on current trends; how cities and provinces can be competitive; how to stave off further declines; and how to cultivate the return of manufacturing jobs. Learn through the successes of experts and case studies from:

•     Stoke-on-Trent, U.K.
•     Detroit, Mich.
•     Boulder, Co.
•     Boston, Mass.
•     Minneapolis, Minn.
•     Vancouver
•     Montreal
•     Toronto
•     Niagara, Ont.
•     Stoney Creek, Ont.
•     Tillsonburg, Ont.


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