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Tangle Creek Golf & Country Club

4730 Side Road 25

Thornton, ON L0L 2N0

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Join us on November 7th for the 4th Annual Manufacturers Forum at Tangle Creek Golf and Country Club.

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This event is a great opportunity to network with manufacturing leaders in the region. Participate in sessions on skills and workforce, updates from the NextGen Supercluster, business supports and funding opportunities.... and more!

This event is presented in partnership with the City of Barrie, the City of Orillia, Georgian College, Lakehead University, and the Excellence in Manufacturing Consortium.

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8:00-8:30am: Registration and Made in Simcoe County B2B Showcase - Continental breakfast will be served

8:30-8:50am: Welcoming Remarks - Warden George Cornell, County of Simcoe

8:50-9:40am: Update on Manufacturing in Canada – Skills and Workforce - Dennis Darby, President and CEO , Canadian Manufacturers and Exporters

9:40-10:30am: Regional Manufacturers Panel - Hear from manufacturing leaders as they make way in today’s changing landscape and speak about strategies to attract and retain an engaged workforce.

10:30-10:50am: Bio Break and Made in Simcoe County B2B Showcase

10:50am-11:30am: Next Generation Manufacturing Canada Supercluster - NGen Overview and Project Application Process, Project Collaboration Presentations

11:30-12:00pm: Session Details Coming Soon

12:00-1:00pm: Lunch and Made in Simcoe County B2B Showcase

1:00-1:05pm: The Trade Accelerator Program - Agathe Damour, World Trade Organization, Toronto

1:05-2:00pm: Breakout sessions

[A] Explore Opportunities in Aerospace

[B] Apprenticeship and Training Supports

2:00-3:30pm: BONUS Session for Human Resource Professionals with the Excellence In Manufacturing Consortium (EMC).

The Made in Simcoe County B2B Showcase will feature local manufacturers products and technologies. If you are interested in showcasing your product, please contact edo@simcoe.ca

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Tangle Creek Golf & Country Club

4730 Side Road 25

Thornton, ON L0L 2N0

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