Manufacturing Re-Engineered and Rediscovered : National Manufacturing Month October 2014

OTTAWA, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- Sep 22, 2014 -- Not just unlocking a world of opportunity, but opening doors to the public is the purpose of Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters' National Manufacturing Month, being held across Canada this October.

"We are celebrating Canada's largest business sector," said Jayson Myers, president & CEO of CME. "The perception of manufacturing today is out of touch with reality. We need to change that."

And that begins with education.

"Seeing is believing," he added. "That's why we are encouraging companies from coast to coast to open up their doors and show that manufacturing is no longer our grandfather's industry. It is high tech, high value, high paying and highly skilled as well as the economic engine of Canada."

The month-long campaign will kick off with the release of the results of CME's exclusive Management Issues Survey, October 7 in Ottawa during the organization's Lobby Day on Parliament Hill."

Early results indicate that Canadian manufacturers are very optimistic about the business conditions over the next three years with the majority planning to hire more people; invest in machinery and equipment as well as research and development while expecting sales to outpace the levels recorded in the past three," Myers said. "These are great reasons why we need to celebrate and showcase both the innovation and creativity that make Canadian manufacturing a global force."

Companies from coast to coast will be hosting tours of their facilities throughout the month and students will be showcasing their own manufacturing talents through a video contest, Made by Canada - Why manufacturing is cool.

For more information, visit www.mfgmonth.ca.

Contacts:
Brad Fougere
613-238-8888 ext. 2267

brad.fougere@cme-mec.ca





Review Article Be the first to review this article
Autodesk - DelCAM

Featured Video
Editorial
Jeff RoweJeff's MCAD Blogging
by Jeff Rowe
Hexagon’s Recent Ups & Downs Update
Jobs
Solidworks Product Designer for NASCENT Technology at Charlotte, NC
SYSTEMS INTEGRATOR for Palm Beach County Human Resources at West Palm Beach, FL
Developer-Support-Implementation Engineer for EDA Careers at San Francisco Area, CA
CAD/CAM Regional Account Manager (Pacific Northwest) for Vero Software Inc. at Seattle, WA
Upcoming Events
AI·GI·CRV Conference 2017 at Edmonton, Alberta Canada - May 16 - 19, 2017
Innorobo 2017 at Docks de Paris Paris France - May 16 - 18, 2017
Display Week 2017 at Los Angeles Convention Center 1201 S Figueroa St Los Angeles CA - May 21 - 26, 2017
LiveWorx Tech Conf 2017 at Boston MA - May 22 - 25, 2017



Internet Business Systems © 2017 Internet Business Systems, Inc.
595 Millich Dr., Suite 216, Campbell, CA 95008
+1 (408)-337-6870 — Contact Us, or visit our other sites:
AECCafe - Architectural Design and Engineering EDACafe - Electronic Design Automation GISCafe - Geographical Information Services TechJobsCafe - Technical Jobs and Resumes ShareCG - Share Computer Graphic (CG) Animation, 3D Art and 3D Models
  Privacy Policy Advertise