Southern Manitoba Manufactures’ Summit brings cutting edge technology and best practices to southern MB’s doorstep
Published by CME Manitoba on September 08, 2017
Are you ready to take your business to the next level? Join CME, our partners and hundreds of your peers on October 26 in Morden, MB. Explore how technology impacts every aspect of your manufacturing business – from how you reach your customers to how you build your product. The Southern Manitoba Manufacturers’ Summit provides a learning opportunity for companies of all sizes to explore their highest potential; from robotics to Gemba, digital marketing and more! What does your future hold? Register now at www.daretocompete.ca
• Sylvia de Sousa, Partner and intellectual property lawyer, TDS
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• Dave Chalk, CEO of Chalk Media Corp and host of the Dave Chalk Computer Show
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SPEAKERS & TOPICS
• The 5Ws of automation
Join Eascan as they take you through the who, what, when, where and why (and how) of automation. Learn general methods of automation and understand the limits, relative costs and ROI calculations.
• Company spotlight
Icon Technologies is moving into a new, state-of-the-art, 100,000+ square foot facility and credits their success to a focused approach to business, concentrating on customer's needs, and a workplace that fosters employee engagement using technology to enhance productivity. Join Icon as they share lessons learned along the way.
• Environmental permits and manufacturing regulatory requirements
Stantec will provide a high-level overview of environmental regulatory requirements and considerations for siting, constructing and operating new or expanded facilities for manufacturers.
• How to do a Gemba Walk
What is Gemba? Going to the source to find the facts to make better decisions, build consensus and achieve goals. Go “see” first hand, with your own eyes, Gemba is the “Check and Adjust” part of PDCA. Join us as we show you how to walk Gemba walk and talk the Gemba talk!
• Storytelling & the power of multimedia
Video is one of the most engaging mediums in use in the digital era, and if you're not using it, there's a good chance you're falling behind. Learn how to leverage powerful tools to communicate your unique selling proposition and reach customers in more powerful, memorable ways than ever before.
• Failure doesn’t have to be an ‘F’ word
Learn how to use Fail Fast/Fail Cheap cycles of learning to increase confidence and decrease risk in decision making and projects by using failure as an iteration in the process, rather than an end result. Failure doesn't have to be a bad word. Join us and learn how to fail your way to success.