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Canadian Manufacturing Technology Show


CME is a partner of the Canadian Manufacturing Technology show and, we are offering our members 1 complimentary Exhibit Hall pass valued at $50 with the purchase of entry. Use promo code CMECMTS.

Top CMTS Features Included with Your Free Pass:

  • Exhibit Halls featuring 400+ Interactive Equipment Demos & 200+ New Products
  • All Keynotes & Special Presentations
  • All Knowledge Bar and Smart Manufacturing Hub sessions
  • All Ask Me Anything Manufacturing (#AMAmfg) sessions
  • Entry to Late Night Show Floor Social
  • 20% off Conference rates


    RHONDA BARNET | President & COO, AVIT Manufacturing
    Panel: Attracting Tomorrow’s Manufacturing Workforce: A Spotlight on Inclusion and Diversity
    DENNIS DARBY | President & CEO, Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters Panel: Attracting Tomorrow’s Manufacturing Workforce: A Spotlight on Inclusion and Diversity
    CYNDY PALLESKE | Vice President, Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters,
    Ontario Operations & Membership Engagement
      CURTIS PASTORIUS | Technical Lead,
    Canada Makes Program

    Date & Time:
    Sept. 30 – Oct. 3, 2019

    Location: International Center Toronto, ON

    Agenda: View Schedule Here

    Rates: View Prices Here

    Promo Code:CMECMTS


Formnext AM Trade Mission To Germany

Join Canada Makes’ four-day additive manufacturing (AM) trade mission to the Formnext trade-show  in Frankfurt, Germany and meet with global leaders in advance manufacturing.



Formnext is the leading AM trade-show and the next generation of intelligent manufacturing solutions. It focuses on the efficient realization of parts and products, from their design to serial production. See cutting-edge technologies companies can leverage to gain a competitive edge and  help reduce time-to-market.


Trade missions are about opening doors, gaining insights, business-to business contacts, information and tools for Canadian businesses, especially small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs).


Canada Makes members delegate and take full advantage of :

  • A set the agenda tailored to specific business needs
  • Admission to the event
  • Logistical support
  • Pre-booked networking meetings with leading AM companies
  • Market briefing from Canada’s German trade commissioner

Canada Makes will try to accommodate the request to meet with a specific company amongst the hundreds of Formnext exhibitors.


Date: November 19-22, 2019

Location: Frankfurt, Germany

Rates: CME & Canada Makes Members: $500 + HST

*Includes Formnext ticket and, access to exclusive networking opportunities.

Travel & Accommodation: At the participant’s discretion

Availability:  Limited


Space is limited. Secure your spot on Canada Makes’ Formnext AM Trade Mission to Germany today! Contact Curtis Pastorius (curtis.pastorius@cme-mec.ca) to register.

Top Business Applications for Additive Manufacturing

Réseau Québec-3D (RQ3D), Canada Makes and McGill University partner for this industry focused event designed to help companies adopt one of the main pillars of Industry 4.0: 3D Printing / Additive Manufacturing.

Join us and learn about real business applications of additive manufacturing (AM). Hear from experts using this emerging technology and increasing both productivity and capability.

The experience and expertise of the day’s speakers and panelists is an opportunity not to be missed, as they have a track record of helping industry adopt AM and making businesses more competitive in a global market. Join us and hear about some top business applications of AM.

When:      Montreal – February 27, 2019
Where:     McGill University, 3450 McTavish St, Montreal, Quebec
Cost:         100$ members / $150 non-members participant (including lunch)



Martin Lavoie is Master of Ceremonies

Time Topic Speaker
8:00 – 9:00 a.m. Registration and Networking Coffee  
9:00 – 9:10 a.m. Welcome Remarks Dr. Mathieu Brochu, McGill University
9:10 – 9:55 a.m. Keynote: Business Case for Additive Manufacturing in Serial Production Dr. Alexander Böhm, KSB SE & Co. KGaA
9:55 – 10:30 a.m. Keynote: How Additive Manufacturing is changing the way satellites are built Gerry Senechal, MDA
10:30 – 10:50 a.m. Networking Break  
10:50 – 12:00 p.m. Panel 1 – Machining challenges in an additive World Moderator Fabian Sanchez, Siemens



Christian Desravines, Usinage Multiconcept

Éric Thibault, Bell Helicopter

Jared Kozub, Precision ADM

12:00 – 1:00 p.m. Networking Lunch  
1:00 – 1:30 p.m. Additive Manufacturing in the construction sector  
2:40 – 3:00 p.m. Presentation:   CRIQ AM medical initiative Denis Lepine, CRIQ