A group of stakeholders in the manufacturing industry is developing a new vision of what they believe industrial apprenticeships should look like in Canada, and they’re getting ready to bring this vision to government.
February, 10 2014
Four women, who help guide SME in advancing manufacturing and attracting future generations, are being honoured at the Women in Manufacturing STEP Awards Gala in Washington, D.C. The honorees serve on the SME and the SME Education Foundation Board of Directors.
February, 05 2014
Recruiting qualified employees in the face of a declining workforce is a top problem facing today’s manufacturers. And solving it will require taking concrete steps to narrow the gender gap, say industry experts as they prepare for FABTECH Canada, the only event of its kind in this country, which takes place March 18-20, 2014, at the newly-renovated Toronto Congress Centre.
October, 24 2013
A few of this year’s winners talk about the importance of the award to them, and what they feel the industry's needs are to thrive in the future.
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October, 07 2013
On Tuesday, October 1st, MP&P hosted a luncheon and awards presentation ceremony at CMTS 2013 to honour this year's MP&P Top 20 Under 40 awards recipients. Of the 20 honourees, 14 were able to attend the awards ceremony. Representatives of the award sponsors - title sponsor Sandvik Coromant, Mazak Canada, Mitutoyo Canada and SME - were also on hand to congratulate the winners.
Canadian manufacturers are expecting business activity to increase in 2013 despite some uncertainty in the economy, reports a recent survey by the Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME), producer of the Canadian Manufacturing Technology Show (CMTS) 2013, to be held at The International Centre, September 30 to October 3.
March, 26 2013
Trade associations across Canada in general gave the federal budget, tabled last week, a thumbs up for its prominent showcasing of manufacturing as a top priority.
Latrobe, PA – The U.S. Federal Government today announced the creation of a National Additive Manufacturing Innovation Institute (NAMII) in Youngstown, Ohio.
The Society of Manufacturing Engineers' Toronto chapter was at Fabtech Canada in March educating attendees about its "Take back manufacturing" (TBM) campaign, which is aimed at getting government, educators and industry leadership to work closer together to plan the recovery of the declining manufacturing sectors in Ontario.
April, 01 2012
The most pressing challenge facing Quebec manufacturers in 2012 is the need to do more with less, reports a recent survey conducted by the Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME). The survey is being released just weeks before the launch of a newly-expanded Montreal Manufacturing Technology Show (MMTS), which features an inspirational keynote address by Canadian senator and former CFLer Larry Smith.