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McMaster University joins Canada Makes

Canada Makes is pleased to welcome McMaster UniversityMcMaster University as a member to its network. A world-class institution, McMaster’s Faculty of Engineering plays a key role in helping the University earn its well-deserved reputation as one of Canada’s most innovative universities in learning and research.

“McMaster’s is delighted to be part of Canada Makes and play an important role in moving up the bar for Canada’s additive manufacturing (AM) sector,” said Prof. Mohamed Elbestawi, Director W. Booth School of Engineering Practice and Technology, which is part of McMaster University’s Faculty of Engineering. “We share Canada Makes’ vision of getting more people involved in and helping industry in adopting AM.”

Canada Makes is looking forward to working with McMaster University to further our common goals. Partnerships like this, developed through Canada Makes, only improve Canada’s AM eco-system, creating an environment where the sector can thrive,” said Frank Defalco, Manager Canada Makes.

About McMaster University
Founded in 1887, McMaster University is one of only four Canadian universities consistently ranked in the Top 100 in the world.

The McMaster Faculty of Engineering has a reputation for innovative programs, cutting-edge research, leading faculty, and aspiring students. It has earned a strong reputation as a centre for academic excellence and innovation. The Faculty has approximately 160 faculty members, along with close to 4,000 undergraduate and about 1000 graduate students. www.mcmaster.ca

About Canada Makes
A Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters (CME) initiative, Canada Makes is a network of private, public, academic, and non-profit entities dedicated to promoting the adoption and development of additive manufacturing in Canada. For more information on Canada Makes, please visit www.canadamakes.ca or contact Frank Defalco at frank.defalco@cme-mec.ca

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