CME’s Manufacturing Week 2023 – Register Today!

Trade Update • February 28, 2023

he third week of March, recognized as Manufacturing Week by the Manitoba government, is the manufacturing industry’s chance to come together, learn from each other, and celebrate success in the sector.

CME’s largest events of the year, the Dare to Compete Conference and the Gala Awards Dinner, provide an opportunity to do just that. Don’t miss out on industry-specific professional development opportunities, tap into the incredible power of the manufacturing network, and be inspired by stories of manufacturing success to energize you on your journey.

Dare to Compete Conference


The Dare to Compete Conference is a can’t-miss opportunity to boost your professional development. You’ll learn about best-in-class practices from experts, thought leaders and practitioners of operational excellence.

Be inspired by powerful keynotes and attend expert-facilitated sessions covering what matters most in the sector; plus hear real-life manufacturer success stories, with a wide array of topics covering supply chain issues, advanced technology adoption best practices and much more:

  • Making ESG Work for Manufacturers
  • Supply Chain: Forecasting the Future
  • Psychological Health and Safety, Presented by Made Safe
  • Canada’s Immigration Advantage: Programs and Resources for Employers
  • Environmental Sustainability through Advanced Manufacturing
  • Workforce Evolution and How to Adapt
  • Problem Solving Supply Chain (and more!)
  • Leading Exhausted Teams
  • The Technology Curve: Practical Insights for Leaders at All Levels

March 21, 2023

RBC Convention Centre Winnipeg
375 York Ave. Winnipeg, MB R3C 3J3

CME Members | $425
Non Members | $525
PLUS, save an extra 10% when you register 4 or more!

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CME Gala Awards Dinner


The Gala Awards Dinner is a unique opportunity to be inspired by Manitoban innovation and excellence in manufacturing. Join us on March 23, 2023, at the RBC Convention Centre, as we honour this year’s recipients and celebrate alongside hundreds of manufacturing’s leaders and job creators.

  • Hall of Fame Award | Steve Kroft
  • Pioneer Award | A.D. Plett
  • Safety Leadership Award | Todd LeRoy
  • Export Award | Elmer’s Manufacturing Ltd.
  • Emerging Award | Micro Tool & Machine Ltd.

March 23, 2023 | 5:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.

RBC Convention Centre Winnipeg
375 York Ave. Winnipeg, MB R3C 3J3

Individual Tickets | $250
Table of 10 | $2,500

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