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New motion could trigger second confidence showdown for Liberal minority

Tories call for calling for a sweeping probe into a host of issues relating to the government's handling of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Face to face: Trump and Biden to meet for final debate

A final chance for both men to make their case to a television audience of tens of millions of voters.

Canada jumps closer to military spending target thanks to COVID-19

Poised to spend the equivalent of more of its GDP on defence this year than at any point in the past decade.

Russia and Iran have obtained voter info: US officials

Intelligence director and FBI director say the US will impose costs on any foreign countries interfering in the 2020 US election.

Fake news creates serious issues for battling pandemic: Tam

One claim is the pandemic is linked to a bid for public support of a universal guaranteed income.

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OPINION: Shoring up our future closer to home

AME’s whitepaper "A Manufacturing Marshall Plan" calls for reshoring, nearshoring and leanshoring. » Read more

IoT readiness for cooling units

Adapter links up to 10 older Blue e models. » Read more

Can't crush this: Beetle armour gives clues to tougher planes

Bug's crush-resistant shell could teach scientists about designing stronger planes and buildings. » Read more

Industry 4.0: Webinar examines tech engagement in Canadian manufacturing

Join us online Nov. 2, from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. ET as we discuss the 2021 Advanced Manufacturing Outlook report, based on a survey. » Read more

Satisfied with your pay level?

Use the EMC-PLANT salary calculator, a tool compiled from the 2020 salary survey conducted by PLANT and the Excellence in Manufacturing Consortium to compare against the survey average for your category. » Read more
Business Intelligence 

The German Technology Day Virtual Fair 2020 is coming Oct. 14

Bosch Rexroth, EPLAN, Murrelektronik, PILZ, Rittal and WAGO are hosting Canada’s second series of German Technology Days » Read more

Taiwan’s smart machines key to ‘smart factories’ of the future

The global pandemic highlights the need for manufacturers to future-proof their businesses. » Read more
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Industry 4.0 adoption: A breakdown of the 2021 Advanced Manufacturing Outlook report

Join us online November 2, from 2-3 pm ET as we discuss the 2021 Advanced Manufacturing Outlook report.

Joe Terrett, editor, PLANT Magazine, will break down the details of the recently published report which examined Canadian manufacturers' engagement with Industry 4.0. The report, based on a survey conducted over the summer and a roundtable of industry experts, delved into topics ranging from technology adoption and data management to investment strategies and leadership.

Jayson Myers is the chief executive officer of Next Generation Manufacturing Canada (NGen), the not-for-profit corporation leading Canada’s Advanced Manufacturing Supercluster. Myers will share his thoughts on manufacturers' engagement with advanced technology.

LuminUltra files patent for rapid, on-site COVID-19 wastewater testing solution

Research demonstrates wastewater data helps with early detection and tracking COVID-19. » Read more

Trump took a sledgehammer to US-China relations: won’t be an easy fix

China could face more challenges with a Biden presidency than another four years of Trump » Read more