CME Annual Conference 2019
October 17th 2019
Theme: We help manufacturers grow! Conference will focus on success factors for business. Includes a technology tour, a Recognition Awards reception and dinner, plenary sessions and panels on current affairs, networking and, three learning streams on manufacturers’ top issues. Keynotes:…
Your chance to confront candidates about policies that drive away investment.
Take a few minutes to fill out the Canadian Manufacturing Workforce Survey.
Will gradually boost the percentage of US components for qualifying American-made products from 50% to 75%.
Some of the key measures with pros and cons from key industry associations.
2018 CME Annual General Meeting & Manufacturing Conference
November 7th 2018
Presented by Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters (CME), the Advancing Innovation for Global Success event focuses on strategies to remain globally competitive and scale-up exports through new technologies and skills development. Engaging keynotes, thought leadership panels and interaction with political leaders.…
Fill out the Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters Management Issues Survey.
A response is needed to US policies that have reduced personal and business-related taxes.
Calls for a provincial strategy that lowers competitive barriers, increases investment and jobs.
A CME report discusses the under-representation of women in manufacturing and what to do about it
Forecasting $18.1-billion shortfall for 2018-19 that will gradually shrink to $12.3 billion in 2022-23.
Report says women account for only 28% of manufacturing jobs and just 4.5% of skilled trades.
CME calls the changes “significant but flawed piecemeal amendments.”
CME Industrie 2030 study aims to identify challenges that impede women-led manufacturing firms.
Report offers specific recommendations based on feedback from manufacturers.