June 6 – 8, 2017 | Edmonton EXPO Centre (Hall C) | Edmonton, Alberta

WMTS 2015 Show Highlights

Job Shop Appreciation Reception with Edmonton Oilers Alumni Craig MacTavish

A late night designed to give Job Shop owners and employees a chance to attend WMTS outside of business hours to source solutions for their manufacturing operations and network with peers over complimentary snacks and drinks.


Innovation Tech Zone


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 Virtual Reality  3D Printing  Collaborative Robots  New Trends  Laser Detection Technology  Productivity Solutions and more!



Continuous Improvement in Challenging Times

Western Canadian manufacturing is facing yet another downturn, putting pressure on margins and spurring a spree of cost-cutting across the board. Join us to hear a panel of industry experts discuss how continuous improvement has played a role in their ability to handle the current challenges, and some of the lessons they have learned along the way.

Moderated by: Mike Kluh, Associate Director, Productivity and Growth Services at GO Productivity

Will Leddy, Quality Assurance and Plant Operations , Flexxaire
Brent Willett, Sr. Manager, Private Strategy and Operations, Deloitte & Touche LLP

Meet & Greet Reception with Keynote Speaker and Panelists and Free Food and Drinks


Why is Manufacturing More Important Now than Ever?

Moderated by: Gary Loblick, President, The Winslow Group and Project Manager for the Manufacturing Centre of Excellence

• David Plante, Vice President – Alberta Division, Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters
• Calvin Austrom, Operations/Production Manager, RAM Manufacturing Ltd.
• David deJong/Darryl Short, Principals, Karma Machining and Manufacturing Ltd.



Complimentary Education Sessions

WMTS is more than just a tradeshow. Combined with an industry keynote, an interactive town hall panel and multiple conference sessions throughout the event, WMTS is a complete manufacturing experience that will give you the practical knowledge you need to stay competitive in Western Canada.

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