SME Calgary is set up to provide high quality continuing educational
opportunities, technical based programs, professional development and
networking opportunities for Manufacturing Engineers, Students and other
professionals interested in manufacturing methods and systems through
quality technical programs, plant tours, and seminars.
SME Calgary going forward
As many of you are aware the Chapter has been very quiet (dead) for the last few years. The Calgary Chapter is in the process of renewing itself. The target for 2010 is to host 3 or 4 manufacturing events this year. A combination of factory tours and training events.
If you would like to get involved with SME Calgary contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or contact one of the Chapter Officers listed below.
We look forward to seeing you at one of our next
July 2010 - First factory tour of the year to TENET Medical Engineering, Inc - Tuesday July 06 at 4pm
TENET Medical Engineering, Inc. designs, manufactures & distributes medical devices world-wide that are used to position patients during surgical procedures. Based in Calgary with 41 employees, TENET has recently received the 2010 Calgary Manufacturing Industry’s Best Employer Award; been on the Profit 100 fastest growing companies (2008, 2009); and received the prestigious 2009 Manning Award for the design of the SPIDER Limb Positioner.
The tour of TENET will display their continued efforts in Lean Manufacturing best practices with good examples of visual tooling, Kanban systems, 5S and Continuous Improvement initiatives.
Tuesday, July 6th, 2010
Tour: 4:00 - 5:30 pm @
TENET Medical Engineering, Inc.
#203, 11979 - 40th Street SE
Cost $25 Members
$30 First time guests
$40 Non members
$15 Students ** Cash only please - NO credit/debit cards **
Registration: Email email@example.com with your name, company and number attending
September 2010 - Brewery and 5S, a perfect combination
October / November 2010 - Tour 2 'Keeping change happening through the changes of the last 2 years'
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