Canadian Manufacturing Technology Show

Manufacture the Future Canada’s largest display of manufacturing equipment and technology attended by over 8,000 professionals. When: September 28, 2015 to October 1, 2015 Where: 6900 Airport Road, Mississauga, Ontario L4V 1E8 – Halls 1 – 4 Register now Experience more than 3, 000,000 lbs of Manufacturing Equipment in Action Connect with 700+ suppliers of technologies and solutions under one roof… Continue reading Canadian Manufacturing Technology Show

Canadian Manufacturers Urged to Join Innovation Challenge Contest

Are You Up For A Challenge? Enter THE INNOVATION CHALLENGE Contest! Why? To improve manufacturing productivity To gain a competitive edge To become more innovative and grow your business How? Complete the questionnaire to be entered in the contest for a chance to win. Application submission due date is December 31st, 2013 If your company’s project… Continue reading Canadian Manufacturers Urged to Join Innovation Challenge Contest

3D Printing: A Revolution In Medicine

By: Shanza Anwaar CNBC News reports how “3D printing has been successfully used in the health care sector to make prosthetic limbs, custom hearing aids and dental fixtures”.  The innovative technology is now being used for creating more intricate structures such as human tissue. 3D printing is an affordable way of “making three-dimensional solid objects… Continue reading 3D Printing: A Revolution In Medicine

Sustainability Skills Lab: Driving Energy Performance – Manufacturing

  Join Partners in Project Green and Natural Resources Canada to learn about:ENERGY MONITORING TO SUPPORT OPERATIONAL EFFICIENCY IMPROVEMENTYou can’t manage what you don’t measure. Learn how to save valuable energy and dollars by following simple steps to track your performance and achieve results. By the end of the two part workshop, you will: UNDERSTAND… Continue reading Sustainability Skills Lab: Driving Energy Performance – Manufacturing

Canadian Productivity: A Challenge For Entrepreneurs

By: Shanza Anwaar The stagnant state of the Canadian economy in the past few decades could mean a decline in the standard of living for Canadians and a threat to entrepreneurship in Canada.  In its annual report, auditing giant Deloitte discussed how Canada lags behind the US and other developed nations in growth.  The report… Continue reading Canadian Productivity: A Challenge For Entrepreneurs

Innovate Forward: 3D Printing Seminar & Tour

Connect to experts for a demonstration of how 3D printing is revolutionizing the manufacturing industry and experience the process first hand in a state of the art laboratory at Sheridan’s Centre for Sustainable Manufacturing and Design Technologies. Join industry leaders for access to student talent and practical resources to enhance your business with these innovative… Continue reading Innovate Forward: 3D Printing Seminar & Tour

RFP: Novel Matrix Materials for Embedding Light-Emitting Particles

NineSigma, representing OSRAM, a global leader in design and manufacturing of solid-state lighting devices, invites proposals for a novel transparent and thermally conductive matrix materials. Click here for: Response_Template_69093. Look below for the RFP document’s download link. NineSigma_REQ_69093.pdf (291.0 K)Download Organization: OSRAM Request Type: Standard Industry: Chemicals and Materials Technical Area: Materials Science Collaboration Type:… Continue reading RFP: Novel Matrix Materials for Embedding Light-Emitting Particles

Social Media and The Digitization of Manufacturing

By: Shanza Anwaar Is your business prepared for the third industrial revolution? Can you keep up with the changing landscape of manufacturing? The digitization of manufacturing is in the throes of changing how manufacturers do business in today’s high-speed, hyper-connected world. The rapid dissemination of information through online social media is bringing change to traditional… Continue reading Social Media and The Digitization of Manufacturing

What’s New in Peel Plastics?

By: Fatema Fatakdawala On Tuesday, May 29th, 2012, the Altitude Accelerator hosted a Tech Leader’s Network peer to peer session at the Xerox Research Centre Canada with the topic Cutting Edge Technologies in Plastic Manufacturing. The luncheon was designed to give emerging and established businesses in the plastics sector a sneak peek at some of… Continue reading What’s New in Peel Plastics?

Innovate>Forward Continues to “Wow”

By: Saadia Muzaffar Practical and relevant to the day to day operations of a manufacturing facility, Innovate>Forward continues to give advanced manufacturing companies the kind of “walk away and apply today” tips, tools and advice they need in order to successful pilot a new idea through to commercialization. At the April 17th session, 30 guests… Continue reading Innovate>Forward Continues to “Wow”