Applications open for the Ontario Automotive Modernization Program (O-AMP)

Ministry of Economic Development, Job Creation and Trade August 18, 2020 Toronto — The Ontario government is launching the next round of applications for the Ontario Automotive Modernization Program (O-AMP). An important part of the government’s Driving Prosperity auto plan, the $10-million O-AMP provides auto parts companies with funding to invest in new technologies and support innovation in […]

Canada improves but other countries keep pace in KPMG’s 2020 AV readiness index

Luke Sarabia, Electric Autonomy Canada July 7, 2020 Source: KPMG 2020 Autonomous Vehicles Readiness Index Report Canada retains its 12th place ranking in KPMG’s latest AV readiness index, which compares 30 countries on the basis of policy, infrastructure, consumer acceptance, technology and innovation Canada has earned mixed results in KPMG International’s newly released 2020 Autonomous Vehicles […]

APMA launches Institute of Automotive Cybersecurity

APMA launches Institute of Automotive Cybersecurity Partnering with CloudGRC, offering complimentary assessments The Automotive Parts Manufacturers’ Association and CloudGRC Inc. have launched the APMA Institute of Automotive Cybersecurity (APMAIAC). The COVID19 pandemic has forced companies to adopt remote work initiatives, increasing Cybersecurity risk. According to a recent StatsCan report, the number of Canadian working remotely […]

Lead Reach and Connect Winter 2019 Issue

APMA’s most current issue of Lead Reach and Connect Winter 2019 is in the mail. The Winter Issue 2019 is feature rich with relevant articles reviewing the new USMCA, Steel/Aluminum Tariff Drawback Claims, SMART Hubs and Infrastructure, Industry 5.0, and Waterloo Research Driving Auto Innovation. The issue also includes APMA and CAMM member listings, new […]

AVIN/APMA Demonstration Zone

The AVIN/APMA Connected and Autonomous Vehicle (C/AV) Demonstration Zone (DZ), based in the City of Stratford, promotes a customer-centered and demand-driven approach to the commercialization of innovation in Ontario and provides Ontario-based companies with a competitive development option. These activities will also strengthen Canada as a region for foreign investment opportunities. The DZ will be […]