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ATS to acquire KMW and produce electric vehicles

Ontario-based automation solutions provider ATS Automation Tooling Systems Inc. has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire KMW, a German-based supplier of custom micro-assembly systems and test equipment solutions.

Humber to host FIRST Robotics Competition in 2019

Toronto's Humber College will host a robotics competition in partnership with FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) Robotics Canada from March 8 to 10, 2019.

Canada invests $400K in Indigenous forestry jobs and manufacturing

The federal government has announced funding to support Indigenous jobs and manufacturing efficiencies in Canada's forestry industry.

Managing cannabis in the workplace

Cannabis is set to be legalized for recreational use as of October 17, 2018. For many employers still struggling with how to accommodate employees who have been prescribed cannabis for medicinal purposes, this will create new challenges and questions.

Industry 4.0: Ending the data deadlock

Recent reports project that Canadian industry is perfectly positioned to take advantage of a new industrial revolution and the process is already taking place. » Read full article

HP Metal Jet for high-volume 3D printing of parts

HP has announced the launch of the HP Metal Jet, which uses 3D printing technology for high-volume manufacturing of production-grade metal parts. » Read full article

WAGO adds MCS MAXI 832 Series lever-actuated PCB connector

WAGO has introduced the MCS MAXI 832 Series, which the company says the world’s first lever-actuated PCB connector for high-power applications up to 66 A/600 V, and up to 4 AWG conductors. » Read full article
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Transatlantic Conference: Advanced Manufacturing and Lightweighting

Location: Hamilton, Ont.
Date: September 24-25, 2018
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Location: Berlin, Ger.
Date: October 1-2, 2018
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International Robot Safety Conference

Location: Detroit, Mich.
Date: October 9-11, 2018
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Advantech IoT Co-Creation Summit

Location: Suzhou, China
Date: November 1-2, 2018
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Supporting Women in Trades Conference

Location: Halifax, NS.
Date: November 6-7, 2018
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Location: Frankfurt, Ger.
Date:v November 13-16, 2018
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Advanced Design and Manufacturing Expo

Location: Montreal, Que.
Date: November 14-15, 2018
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Automation Fair

Location: Philadelphia, Pen.
Date: November 14-15, 2018
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IDTechEx Show!/Printed Electronics USA

Location: Santa Clara, Calif.
Date: November 14-15, 2018
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SPS IPC Drives

Location: Nuremberg, Ger.
Date: November 27-29, 2018
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AI World Conference & Expo

Location: Boston, Mass.
Date: December 3-5, 2018
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