Movers and Shakers
Feb. 27, 2018 - Yaskawa Motoman is welcoming David Troeter as its new vice-president of customer satisfaction, where he will be responsible for the overall performance of Yaskawa Motoman’s Customer Satisfaction Group (CSG) including field service, technical support, training, spare parts, robot refurbishment and repair, retrofits and aftermarket support sales for the Americas.
Feb. 13, 2018 - Not-for-profit consortium Excellence in Manufacturing Consortium (EMC) has named Kim Wolf field service advisor for the Ontario communities of Kitchener, Waterloo, Cambridge, Guelph and Brantford.
Feb. 8, 2017 - Excellence in Manufacturing Consortium (EMC), a not-for-profit consortium serving and supporting Canada’s manufacturing industry, has announced several changes to its board of directors and daily operations.
Jan. 25, 2018 - Omron Canada has appointed Chris Barnes to the position of account manager, Infrastructure.
Jan. 25, 2018 - George Brown College president Anne Sado has announced the appointment of three new vice-presidents to help guide the college’s transformation as it adapts to meet the realities of the new global and digital economy – including increased automation, digital disruption and shifting labour market demands.
Jan. 18, 2018 - Steven Travis has joined Klauber Machine & Gear in the role of plant manager, where he will manage the Pacific, Mo., manufacturing facility. His responsibilities include servicing customers, developing internal teams, optimizing processes and production, and ensuring a safe work environment, says the company.
Dec. 5, 2017 - Reko International Group has hired Mark Read as director of the automation division, succeeding Rick Stone, who is retiring after almost 29 years of service.
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