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 


2020

February

 

February 12 - 13

California Food Producers

Food Processing Expo 2020

Visit CMTC at the Expo. California’s largest food processing trade show, a unique and growing event bringing the food processing industry together through an expansive trade show floor, industry seminars, workshops and more!


Come See What All the Fuss is About!

https://www.foodprocessingexpo.org/

 

Thursday, February 20

11:30 am -1:30 pm
Kern County Technology Showcase and Accessing Capital Seminar
CMTC, CSU Bakersfield SBDC, with the participation of the Kern Economic
Development Corp.
Owens Valley Career Development Center (CDC)
1001 Tower Way #225, Bakersfield, CA 93309

Click here to download and share event flyer.

Click here to RSVP

 


Other Events 


2020

Thursday, January 30
M&A Panel Event
5:30 pm
AleSmith Brewing Company
9990 AleSmith Court
San Diego, CA 92126

Hosted by M&T Investment Group, RBC Wealth Management and CMTC

RSVP to Chase Tushaus at 858-550-5132
Click here to download a printable PDF

 

Thursday, February 6
First Annual State of Local Manufacturing Event - MFG:SJ
7:30 am - 10:00 am
The Westin San Jose
302 South Market Street
San Jose, CA 95113

Click here to RSVP. For more details on the event or becoming a sponsor please contact Linda Becker at 415-408-5605 x12 or linda@mfgsj.org.
CMTC is proud to co-sponsor.

 

Tuesday, February 11
CESMII and Atollogy Smart Manufacturing Open House and Networking Event
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Atollogy
1650 Coleman Avenue
Santa Clara, CA 95050

See Atollogy's Smart Manufacturing Demo Center in action. Enjoy conversation and hors d'oeuvres with CESMII and Atollogy industry leaders. Learn more about how Smart Manufacturing can transform your manufacturing operations.

Click here to RSVP. Contact Laurie Gibson if you have any questions about the event, 650-996-1946.

 

Tuesday, February 11
Protecting Intellectual Property Seminar: The StopFakes.Gov Roadshow
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
International Trade Association
1410 Ethan Way - South Entrance, Room 150
Sacramento, CA 95825

Critically important information about intellectual property to the audience that needs it most – start-ups, entrepreneurs, small and medium-sized businesses, independent creators, and inventors.
Click here to view online flyer. For more information contact: George Tastard at George.Tastard@trade.govor 916-566-7170

 

Thursday, February 13
Protecting Intellectual Property Seminar: The StopFakes.Gov Roadshow
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
International Trade Association, Silicon Valley USPTO
26 S. Fourth Street
San Jose, CA

Critically important information about intellectual property to the audience that needs it most – start-ups, entrepreneurs, small and medium-sized businesses, independent creators, and inventors.
Click here to view online flyer. For more information contact: Joanne Vliet at Joanne.Vliet@trade.gov

 

Saturday, February 15
Symposium and Panel Discussion
How Is the Trade Environment Affecting Your Supply Chain Decisions?

7:30 am - noon (includes breakfast)
Ronald Reagan Presidential Library
40 Presidential Dr
Simi Valley, CA 93065
Symposium admission price includes same day access to the Reagan Library.
CMTC is a sponsor organization.

RSVP: www.apics-sfv.org or call 818-850-6575
Click here to download a print flyer.

 

Wednesday, March 25 - Friday, March 27
CALED 2020 Annual Conference: Getting It Done

Sheraton Grand Sacramento Hotel
13th and J St
Sacramento, CA 95814

California Association for Local Economic Development Conference. CMTC is a co-sponsor of the event.

Register: https://caled.org/40-caled-annual-training-conference/ Secure the Early Bird rates through 2019.

 

Tradewinds Mission and Business Forum: Indo-Pacific Business Opportunities

Monday, April 20-27, 2020
8:30 am – 11:30 am
Hong Kong

Business-to-business matches only for U.S. companies with U.S. products/services: Hong Kong, Japan, Korea, Thailand and Vietnam.

Register online: https://live.eventtia.com/en/tradewinds2020/Home

 

Virtual Global Fair
Textiles, Apparel, & Sporting Goods Virtual Fair (Sponsored by the U.S. Commercial Service)
Virtually promote your Made in the USA products and services and connect with foreign buyers.
Find out more at Export.gov.     Click to view flyer. 

 
 

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 comm@cmtc.com to find out more.

View All 2019 Manufacturing Day/Month Events at www.mfgday.com

Looking back, MFG DAY 2018 was a resounding success in California! 251 host sites were registered on MFGDAY.com 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.


View/Download Recap


California Food Expo Success!

September 9 - 10, 2019, Fresno Convention Center

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

LEARN MORE

 

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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