Thursday, 03 May 2018
May 3, 2018 - In a quest to measure business and government readiness for Industry 4.0, the Deloitte Global survey polled roughly 1,600 C-level executives across 19 countries in the second half of last year. One of its most notable findings is the strong correlation between how executives approach technology and how well prepared they believe they are for Industry 4.0, and as such, the business case they make for new technologies.
Tuesday, 24 April 2018
Apr. 24, 2018 - Taking place April 23 to 27, Hannover Messe 2018 will bring an expected 220,000 visitors and 5,000 exhibitors together for five action-packed days of industrial technology. Follow our journey at the world’s leading trade fair of its kind as we explore disruptive technologies and solutions from around the world.
Tuesday, 27 March 2018
Mar. 27, 2018 - There’s no doubt about it — industrial automation is on the rise around the world. According to the International Federation of Robotics (IFR), 74 robot units per 10,000 employees is the 2016 average of global robot density in manufacturing industries, up from 66 units in 2015.
Monday, 22 January 2018
Jan. 22, 2018 - What do you see when you look into the manufacturing crystal ball? It’s a Manufacturing AUTOMATION tradition to highlight the top five trends and technologies to keep an eye on at the start of a New Year. Read on for expert predictions about the impact of Big Data analytics, the Digital Twin, artificial intelligence and more.
Thursday, 18 January 2018
Jan. 18, 2018 - Dozens of analyses have been released over the past decade estimating a large segment of the labour market will be displaced due to increased automation in the workplace. The McKinsey Global Institute recently predicted up to 800 million workers worldwide — or one-fifth of the global workforce — will lose their jobs by 2030 and be replaced by robotic automation.
Monday, 06 November 2017
Nov. 6, 2017 - Next week, Manufacturing AUTOMATION will present content dedicated to the development and application of industrial robotics. Join us as we roll out fresh, engaging content only available on automationmag.com, as well as a few throwback articles from our archives that still provide lots of relevant insight today.
Monday, 30 October 2017
Oct. 30, 2017 - The lack of women in manufacturing has been a critical topic of discussion for a number of years. This is of particular concern as attracting and retaining a skilled labour force will be an increasing concern for about 60 per cent of manufacturers over the next five years, according to Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters (CME).
Tuesday, 03 October 2017
Oct. 3, 2017 - There’s no time like the present — an adage that holds truer today than many old proverbs. Last week I attended the Canadian Manufacturing Technology Show in Mississauga, and after sitting in several conference sessions, I noticed an underlying thread connecting the various presentations.
Sunday, 30 July 2017
Jul. 30, 2017 - Manufacturing AUTOMATION was there as M&R Automation Canada celebrated the grand opening of its relocated headquarters in North York, Ont. Located at 355 Norfinch Drive, the new facility boasts 32,000 square feet for sales, project management, mechanical and electrical design and assembly departments.
Tuesday, 01 August 2017
Aug. 1, 2017 - Taking place October 30 & 31, at the Hilton Mississauga Meadowvale in Mississauga, Ont., ERP Vendor Congress 2017 is a unique two-day event where selection teams and decision-makers come together to compare leading manufacturing ERP systems, learn best practices, and network with their peers.
Tuesday, 27 June 2017
Jun. 27, 2017 - Taking place April 23 to 28, Hannover Messe 2017 drew roughly 6,500 exhibitors and 225,000 visitors together for five action-packed days of industrial technology. The lead theme of Integrated Industry – Creating Value put a spotlight on the benefits of Industry 4.0 and the role of humans in tomorrow’s integrated factories.
Tuesday, 27 June 2017
Jun. 27, 2017 - Flow Water operations officer and plant manager, Mike Bajurny, gave Manufacturing AUTOMATION a tour of the tetra-pack-water producer’s new Aurora, Ont., plant which began operations last month.
September 10-15, 2018
AI Manufacturing 2018
September 12-13, 2018
International Robot Safety Conference 2018
October 9-11, 2018
Advanced Design and Manufacturing Expo 2018
November 14-15, 2018