Media Advisory

Monday, October 30, 2017


The Media are invited to participate at the Emerging Technologies in Automation Conference and Trade Show taking place on Tuesday, October 31, 2017 at Caesars Windsor in the Augustus Ballroom. The conference and trade show is an annual signature event of the WindsorEssex Economic Development Corporation in partnership with NRC-IRAP, WEtech Alliance and the Windsor-Essex Regional Chamber of Commerce.

The objective of this conference and trade show is to provide our local companies involved in the development of cutting-edge industrial manufacturing systems the opportunity to present and showcase their latest developments in automation that is changing the face of manufacturing globally.  Automation is rapidly changing the world around us, what are the opportunities for Canada and the Windsor-Essex region? To date there are over 300 delegates and vendors attending.

Delegates will hear from experts in emerging technology such as: Michael Gardiner, Siemens -“How Industry 4.0 is driving Robotics & Automation”, Paul Rauch & Barrie Cutting, Reko International Group Inc. “Change is Predictable. How to Use Automation and Stay Flexible”, and Keynote address by Kristin Dziczek, Center for Automotive Research presenting “Future Trends in Autonomous Manufacturing Systems” and more.


WHEN: Tuesday, October 31, 2017
TIME:  7:30AM to 4:30PM
WHERE: Caesars Windsor- Augustus Ballroom

Program Agenda  


Media Contact:

Lana Drouillard, Director Marketing/Communications - 519 259-9600