Building your Automation Roadmap - Tools, Supports & Best Practices

Wednesday, March 6, 2019 8:30am Amherst SIG 252 Views

Event Details



Cumberland Region & Moncton Consortiums

EMC Members and invited guests,

                            Is your company’s growth constrained by access to labour? Have you thought about how automation may help mitigate those labour constraints? Have you considered building a scalable automation strategy? Is your company even ready to automate? Answer these questions and more. Please join your peers to learn about the path to successful automation. Find out what you need to consider, what are the right questions to ask and how to make the best automation decisions today in order to avoid costly and disappointing results in the future.  





  • 8:30 Welcome, Introductions & EMC Update

Cumberland & Moncton Consortiums

Date: March 6, 2019

Time: 8:30- 11:30


Location: LED Roadway

21 Tantramar Crescent, Amherst, NS B4H 4S8





Opening Topic:

  • 8:45 Discussion as per topics below
  • Identifying automation need – What problems are you trying to solve
  • Identifying task ripe for automation
  • Understanding automations impact and constraints to your processes


  • 9:45 Get caught up with old friends or meet a new one.

Interactive SIG topic discussion



Facility Tour

  • 10:00
  • Determine your operations readiness for automation
  • Tools and supports available to you
  • Roundtable Discussion


  • 11:00 Our host will give as a tour of their plant. Please ensure you have safety footwear and glasses for the tour.





Who Should

  • Business Owners, Operations Managers, CI Managers, Production Managers or those interested in the event topic.

Thank you to LED Roadway Lighting
our event host!


Upcoming Events

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Please click on the RSVP Link to let me know who from your facility will participate.

I look forward to seeing you.



Susan Elliott , Field Service Advisor, Excellence in Manufacturing Consortium

Cell: 902 890 9915 | Email: |



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