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.
San Diego Area Technology Showcase and Acquisition of Capital Seminar for the Small and Medium-Sized Manufacturer
Tuesday, June 18
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Join our group of experts to learn important advances in new manufacturing technologies and the process of raising capital for the procurement of equipment and fostering growth. Hear how technologies such as Smart Manufacturing and Robotics and Machine Vision are changing the way in which products are made and the innovative solutions that can be used to acquire this new technology.
Wednesday, June 26
9:00 am - 11:00 am
Cross Campus El Segundo
840 Apollo St., Suite 100,
El Segundo, CA 90245
Presenters include Shekhar Chandrashekhar, Ph.D., Smart Manufacturing Practice Lead, CMTC
Special offer: Save $20
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Register Today: https://www.laedc.org/event/futureforumjune26/
Annual Port Tour - Los Angeles Seaport Operations
Thursday, July 18
7:00 am – 4:30 pm
Join WITOC (Women in Trade Orange County) for its 26th Annual Port Tour and Luncheon. The event features the Los Angeles Seaport Operations and touring some facilities, including private tours of the new Gerald Desmond Bridge, Tra Pac Container Terminal, Marine Exchange of Southern California and a boat tour of the Port of Los Angeles.
Space is Limited. WITOC Member discount available. Space is reserved on first-paid, first registered basis. All Reservations Must be Received by July 12. No Refunds for Cancellations after that date.
2019 Department of the Navy Gold Coast Small Business Procurement Event
Thursday, July 25 - Friday, July 26
8:00 am - 5:00 pm (Pacific Time)
San Diego Convention Center
111 W Harbor Dr
San Diego, CA 92101
Registration Questions, please call 619-584-4738 or contact firstname.lastname@example.org
4th Annual Manufacturing Expo by the East County Economic Development Council of San Diego County
Tuesday, October 1
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
200 East Main St.,
El Cajon, CA 92020
Register now for Early-Bird Prices by selecting your "ticket" to reserve your space! This event is FREE to East County EDC Member manufacturers. Click here to register.
San Diego 2019 North County Manufacturing & Engineering Day
Tuesday, October 1
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
CSU San Marcos
University Student Union Ballroom
333 S. Twin Oaks Valley Rd.
San Marcos, CA 92096
There is NO COST to exhibit or attend. Click here to register.
6th Annual Grow Manufacturing Expo
Thursday, October 3
9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Bell Memorial Union, California State University Chico
Once again, manufacturers from Northern California will showcase their technology and products at California State University Chico during the annual Grow Manufacturing Expo. This year’s Expo will focus on education and career opportunities for students and job seekers and will include Engineering & Technology Lab Tours and Breakout Sessions. While the expo is not a job fair, each manufacturer displays a “ job board” listing typical occupations within that company and the educational requirements for each occupation. For students nearing graduation, the event is an opportunity to meet potential employers and learn more about the companies. This is your opportunity as Manufacturer or Educator to inspire and recruit the next generation of manufacturers!
Check back soon for details.
ExporTech™ - Los Angeles
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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.
2018/19 Small Business Consulting Expansion Program RFP
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.