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Flavio Volpe, President at Automotive Parts Manufacturers’ Association- Chip Shortages for Automakers

The Tom McConnell Show, Newstalk 610 CKTB March 2, 2021 Flavio Volpe discusses traffic stops and chip shortages that affect automation manufacturers on a serious level. This global problem centres very specific...

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How can Canada capitalize on the US auto sector’s pivot to electric vehicles?

John, Moore, Moore in the Morning February 15, 2021 Flavio Volpe, president of the Automotive Parts Manufacturers’ Association explains how to Canada plans to make a hard turn towards EVs and what that me...

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How Canada can capitalize on U.S. auto sector’s abrupt pivot to electric vehicles

James McCarten, The Canadian Press, Toronto Star February 14, 2021 WASHINGTON – The storied North American automotive industry, the ultimate showcase of Canada’s high-tensile trade ties with the United St...

CUSMA is here: Is your organization ready for the long term?

Click here for full webinar recording (YouTube) Click here for KPMG’s presentation (PDF) The pace of regulatory change, managing unexpected costs, government regulations, and the need for an elevated tale...

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Canada-United States-Mexico Agreement (CUSMA)

On July 1, 2020, the new Canada-United States-Mexico Agreement (CUSMA) entered into force. Signed on the margins of the G20 Leaders’ Summit in Buenos Aires in November 2018, CUSMA outcomes preserve key elements...

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Empire Club – The Evolution of an Economic Engine: Assessing the State of Canadian Advanced Manufacturing

Click here for full event recording (Event held on June 5th, 2020) Panelists: Jayson Myers, Diane Reko, Flavio Volpe, Moderator: Peter Hatges Dwindling cash flows, ongoing skills shortages and disruptions to su...

Reskilling Manufacturing with AI – Learn why AI is critical to withstand the COVID-19 Crisis

Date:  Thursday, May 28 Time: 10:00am EDT / 4:00pm CEST. Presenters: Humera Malik, CEO of Canvass Analytics and Michael Gardiner, Manufacturing Industry Lead, Microsoft COVID-19 has sent a thunderbolt in manufa...

Best Manufacturing Apps Conference

Microsoft & VOX ISM are pleased to offer their third annual Best Manufacturing Apps Conference. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, this year’s Best Manufacturing Apps Conference will be conducted online. The Bes...

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Online Manufacturing Training – Learning Management System RFP

The APMA is seeking proposals from Learning Management System enterprises interested in providing the technology for a new Online learning portal for the auto manufacturing sector. Please review the linked RFP....

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Windsor Mold Group to provide over 2 million face shields to healthcare workers

Melanie Borelli, CTV May 4, 2020 WINDSOR, ONT. — The Windsor Mold Group has signed a contract with the federal government to manufacture over two million face shields and thousands of head bands to protec...