Southern Manitoba Manufacturers' Summit
Published by CME Manitoba
October 26, 2017
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; from robotics to Gemba, digital marketing and more!
SIGN UP for an insightful day filled with stories from local businesses, powerful keynotes and interactive workshops. Hear about the 5 Why’s of Automation, how to protect your intellectual property and tips on bringing strategic focus to your process. This summit is sure to bring you practical solutions for you 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!
Stay tuned for the full attendee and sponsor prospectus
SPEAKERS & WORKSHOPS
Silvia de Sousa, Parnter and intellectual property lawyer, TDS
Intellectual property: what you need to know to grow
Silvia de Sousa is an expert on intellectual property and technology law, including IP transactions, commercial law, financings and licensing matters. With pending changes to the Trade-mark Act and IP as a hot topic in NAFTA negotiations, her timely presentation will cover IP ownership and protection, patents, copyrights, trademarks and more. Learn how to do it right, and the consequences for manufacturers of doing it wrong, in this important keynote address.
Dave Chalk, CEO of Chalk Media Corp and host of the Dave Chalk Computer Show
Doing more: harnessing the power of prioritization for process and technology
Keynote David Chalk, CEO of Chalk Media Corp will share why a strategic prioritization is critical make your assets and time go further. Hear David’s insights on why failing to prioritize is like saying you’re too busy driving to stop and get gas. Most importantly, David provides guidance on how to strategically prioritize business processes implementing the seven ways to use technology more effectively to increase productivity.
How to do a Gemba Walk - CME
Storytelling and the power of multimedia - Tripwire Media
7:30 AM Registration & coffee
8:15 AM Opening remarks
8:30 AM KEYNOTE | Sylvia de Sousa, TDS
9:30 AM The W5's of Automation | Phil Bernardin, Eascan Automation Inc.
10:00 AM Break
10:30 AM Company Spotlight | Icon Technologies
10:50 AM Presentation
11:10 PM KEYNOTE | David Chalk, Chalk Media Corp
12:10PM Closing morning remarks
12:15 PM Lunch and Networking
LOCATION | Event Access Centre | Morden, Manitoba
TIME | 8:00 - 3:30pm
COST | Members $135 +GST | Non-members $155 +GST
LUNCH KEYNOTE, WORKSHOPS ONLY | Members $60 +GST | Non-members $75+GST (Does not include morning program)
FEE | $500 +GST
INCLUDES | 10X10 Booth, 8' decorated table, 2 chairs
For additional space beyond these option please contact the Project and Event Lead, Geri Rempel at firstname.lastname@example.org
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Location: Morden Access Event Centre
Time: 8:00 -3:30
Cost: Members $135 +GST | Non-members $155 +GST