CMTC Events & Speaking Engagements

Manufacturing Events & Webinars Around California

Throughout the year CMTC holds topical events geared towards manufacturers. In our continuing effort to support California manufacturers, CMTC events cover a wide range of topics from growing your business to energy efficiency and more. We also support our partners and other strategic alliances by posting their events as well.

Online registration is available for certain CMTC events. 

CMTC Events 


Due to the COVID-19 (Coronavirus Disease) CMTC has temporarily removed the calendar of events listings.


Speaking Engagements

Check back soon for upcoming speaking engagements.

Click here for a complete list of CMTC speakers, topics and who to contact.

Great Manufacturing Month 2019!

MFGDay-e-signatureCalifornia is the most populous state and home to over 38,100 manufacturers. Limiting Manufacturing Day to just one day was not enough, so CMTC launched a month-long celebration of manufacturing in California starting on Friday, October 4, 2019 and continuing as MFGMonth-CA.
We encourage you to get involved in 2020! Whether it's for the first time or as a long-time participant, you help make MFGDAY a success! Whether you are interested in participating as a school, or hosting an open house event on-site, or participating as an exhibitor in a larger manufacturing community event, reach out to to find out more.

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Looking back, MFG DAY 2018 was a resounding success in California! 251 host sites were registered on with over 330 manufacturers and support organizations participating in events throughout the month of October.
Our Recap below  highlights the organizations that participated in events for 2018.

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California Food Expo Success!

September 9 - 10, 2019, Fresno Convention Center

CMTC – Helping California-based food and beverage manufacturers Grow Profitably and Improve Productivity.



California Small Businesses Connect with Baja California Manufacturers During Industrial Tour

The San Diego CITD, in collaboration with the Baja California Secretary of Economic Development (SEDECO) and Ensenada Economic Development Corporation, led a tour of several manufacturing facilities for small businesses in the Southern California region. More than 20 participants—which included business owners & representatives, as well as trade specialists and economic development professionals—boarded a bus provided by SEDECO and participated in the Baja Supplier Day Industrial Tour in Ensenada, Baja California. Companies participating in the event were recruited with the help of San Diego CITD partner, CMTC—a non-profit provider of manufacturing consulting services to California small and medium-sized manufacturers.

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