2018 Southern Manitoba Manufacturers' Summit
Published by CME Manitoba
October 25, 2018
Are you ready to take your business to the next level? Join us and see how technology impacts every aspect of your manufacturing business – from how you reach your customers to how you build your product. Manufacturers of all sizes come together to explore their highest potential.
SIGN UP for an insightful day filled with stories from local businesses, powerful keynotes and interactive workshops. This summit is sure to bring you practical solutions for your challenges, creating new opportunities and best practices that will help your business grow today and in the future! PLUS optional afternoon workshops; exhibitor hall open all day!
SPEAKERS & WORKSHOPS
Founding Director and retired Vice President, Operations
Bob’s career started as a Tool and Die Maker serving a 5-year apprenticeship in the UK before coming to Canada. He worked in various positions from supervising a machine shop, maintenance department and tool room to Manufacturing Engineering Manager in the late 1980’s where he got his first introduction to Lean Manufacturing.
Bob progressed to Vice President of Manufacturing and Director of Operations of two leading North American companies. His ‘Lean’ leadership strategies have directly resulted in the cultural changes of Canadian and US companies that enabled them to successfully implement the Lean Strategies needed to enhance their global competitiveness.
Over the past 14 years, Bob has been involved in the development of consortia with manufacturing companies across Canada, who are coming together to share best practices and help each other achieve their goals while on the road to ‘world class’.
Director of Sales & Marketing
Winnipeg Goldeyes Baseball Club
Entering his 19th season with the Winnipeg Goldeyes Baseball Club, Dan Chase has been responsible for helping make the Goldeyes one of the best-attended franchises in all of Independent baseball.
Prior to joining the Goldeyes in 2000, Dan was involved with a number of successful companies serving as Project Manager for The Bowering International Group, Vice President of Sales with Perth Services and Director of Sales for Mallabar Apparels.
Dan has an extensive background in the entertainment industry as a performer and emcee. Some of these talents are on display at Goldeyes games as Dan hosts a variety of promotions and special events.
With the Goldeyes, Dan has been a key member of an organization that captured 2012, 2016 & 2017 American Association Championships and continues to draw rave reviews from fans and visitors from across North America.
Lunch Keynote and workshops only
MEMBER $60+GST ***Does not include a morning program
NON-MEMBER $75+GST ***Does not include the morning program
Location: Event Access Centre | Morden, Manitoba
Time: 8:00 - 3:30pm
Cost: Members $135 +GST | Non-members $155 +GST