Upcoming Events

Date/Time Event
9:15 am - 3:00 pm
BWA Lean Leadership – Level 2: Export Readiness Series

EDC Export Growth Hub, Kitchener
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
BWA Export Round Table: Export Readiness Series

EDC Export Growth Hub, Kitchener
9:30 am - 4:00 pm
BWA Health and Safety & the Law

Kitchener Public Library, Kitchener
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
BWA Sandler Training Milton – Sales Workshop: Export Readiness Series

Sandler Training Milton, Milton Canada
12:30 pm - 4:00 pm
BWA Quarterly Networking Event – Humber College

Humber College, Etobicoke Canada
10:00 am - 12:30 pm
BWA Plant Tour Focus Group – TBD

Past Events


BWA Lean Road Map & Innovation Culture – An export readiness necessity

December 11th, 2019 at EDC Export Growth Hub in Kitchener, Canada’s only business hub, BWA members came together to learn about how lean is transforming companies into competitive forces to be reckoned with in the market place. As more and more BWA members continue their lean journey, their competitive strength continues to grow. The day […]


BWA members travel to Toyota Cambridge for half-day TPS Tour and Lecture.

On the afternoon of December 9th, 2019, BWA members arrived at the Toyota Cambridge Plant to attend the half-day TPS Tour and Lecture. Toyota began manufacturing automobiles in 1933 and has grown into the 2nd largest automotive manufacturer in the world. They have been tweaking their manufacturing processes for generations, and frankly, it shows. It […]


BWA features continuous improvement at Windmill Cabinets for Plant Focus Tour

On November 21st, members of the Bluewater Wood Alliance attended the Plant Tour Focus Group at Windmill Cabinets located in Chatham, Ontario. The 40,000 sq. ft. facility opened its doors to the BWA and focused the group challenge around its product flow and the layout of the facility.   “We are looking for opportunities for continuous improvement, […]