McMaster Manufacturing Forum 2018
Innovation-Transitioning Ideas into Production in a Globally Competitive Market
Join ReMAP along with industry representatives, government officials and academics for the McMaster Manufacturing Forum & Industry Open House on May 9th. Hosted by the McMaster Manufacturing Research Institute (MMRI), this event attracts hundreds of attendees from around the globe.
See Irene Sterian, moderator for Expert Panel I: Innovation-Transitioning Ideas into Production in a Globally Competitive Market from 10:35a.m. – 12:30p.m. Hear a diverse panel of manufacturing experts on the commercialization of innovations for the global market.
The key theme of this year’s Manufacturing Forum is, Industry 4.0, with numerous activities taking place:
- Keynote Speakers
- Expert Panels
- Open House & Poster Session – McMaster Research Facilities
“What sets the MMRI apart from other research institutes is the ability to directly link our academic research to benefit industry,” says Stephen Veldhuis, Professor, and Director of MMRI.
MMRI, one of Canada’s largest research institutes, is a 15,000-sq.-ft. facility located at McMaster University. Since 2001, the MMRI has been combining research excellence with state-of-the-art equipment needed to meet the sophisticated needs of leading manufacturers. From technical problem-solving in metal manufacturing processes to helping partners establish world-class productivity and capability, the MMRI provides partners with R&D capability not available from any other sources.
Date: Wednesday, May 9th, 2018
Venue: McMaster University, Michael DeGroote Centre for Learning and Discovery (MDCL), Room 1305/1307
Address: 1280 Main Street West, Hamilton, Ontario, L8S 4L7