Canada's Premier Advanced Design & Manufacturing Event Returns in 2013
The 2013 event features PACKEX, Plast-Ex, Design & Manufacturing Canada, ATX Canada, Sustainability in Manufacturing, and PTX/Powder & Bulk Solids Canada. The event takes place once again at the Toronto Congress Centre, which boasts an exhibition hall with nearly 200,000 net square feet of contiguous space for maximum crossover traffic. The TCC is the ideal venue for the co-located events, with its central location, free parking, and proximity to Pearson International Airport.
Canada: A Major Force in North American Manufacturing
According to government agency Industry Canada, there are more than 56,000 manufacturing establishments in Canada that employ more than 1.7 million people and generate nearly C$600 billion in annual sales. These facilities spend C$368 billion on materials and supplies used in production, while making annual investments of C$177 billion in machinery and equipment.
Automation solutions for industry. ATX was launched by UBM Canon in the U.S. in 2005 to be the automation feature of the overall co-located events produced in various regions throughout the U.S. Exhibitors in this show include suppliers of custom automation equipment and components, robotics, motion control/vision inspection, quality control equipment/services, and related components and services. Attendees are manufacturing engineers and managers, automation engineers and managers, quality control specialists from industries including medical, solar, energy, aerospace, industrial equipment, food & beverage, pharma, and cosmetics/personal care, among others.