Fuelling Manufacturing in Toronto: An Event Hosted by the Toronto Region Board of Trade

30. Nov. 2017 , , Activities, Meetings   0 comments

How can your manufacturing business increase global sales? On December 6th, Gwenaele Montagner, Director of International Trade Development at World Trade Centre Toronto, will speak with organizational leaders to discuss local programs that help manufacturers expand their business globally, access capital, and more. Trillium Deputy Director Alister Smith will be participating in the event as …

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APRC Policy Research Workshop 2017

03. Apr. 2017 , , Meetings, News & Commentary   0 comments

On March 16th and 17th, 2017, the Automotive Policy Research Centre (APRC) held its second annual research workshop at the Kingbridge Centre in King City, ON. Attended by academic, industry stakeholders, and policy-makers, the workshop featured research presentations by APRC researchers and plenary presentations by international guests. Trillium Deputy Directors, Dave Hudson and David Moloney, …

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Training Engineers for the Automotive Industry

15. Sep. 2015 Meetings   0 comments

On August 25, the Trillium Network and its partner, Auto Parts Manufacturers’ Association (APMA), convened a teleconference to discuss firms’ training needs with Western Engineering Professor Jeff Wood. In addition to the APMA, firms participating included Magna International, Toyota Motor Manufacturing Canada, and Linamar Corporation.

Convening officials supporting the Auto Advisor

15. Sep. 2015 Meetings   0 comments

On August 12, the Trillium Network convened a meeting of federal and provincial officials, industry and academic representatives and Auto Advisor, Ray Tanguay to discuss how the groups could come together build an automotive manufacturing database to support Ray’s work. The group met at Western’s Fraunhofer Project Centre for Composites Research and afterwards got a …

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