Upcoming Events

Date/Time Event
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
BWA Quarterly Networking Event - Conestoga College – Doon Campus Rec Centre

Conestoga College, Kitchener Canada
7:30 am - 12:30 pm
Manufacturing Matters 2019

London Convention Centre, London
10:00 am - 12:30 pm
BWA Plant Tour Focus Group - Doma Doors

Doma Doors Mfg. Inc., Mississauga
1:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Toronto International Centre, Mississauga Canada
12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Plant Tour - Toyota Cambridge Plant - TPS Lecture – November 18th, 2019

Toyota Plant Tour, Cambridge Canada
10:00 am - 12:30 pm
BWA Plant Tour Focus Group – Windmill Cabinets

Windmill Cabinets, Chatham
12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Plant Tour - Toyota Cambridge Plant - TPS Lecture – December 9th, 2019

Toyota Plant Tour, Cambridge Canada

Past Events

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Strategic Leadership and Planning for the Future at the Summer Quarterly Networking Event in Walkerton!

On Thursday, June 20th, the BWA hosted its Summer Quarterly Networking Event at the Walkerton Clean Water Center. Mike Baker, Executive Director of the Bluewater Wood Alliance opened the event with an update on current events and highlighted some new content set to roll out later on this year. What makes great leadership and why? […]


BWA Toyota Plant Tours Recap – Toyota Manufacturing: Success as a process in action.

Take a 3 million square ft. facility, fill it with a constantly moving stream of parts, robots, machines; factor in leadership dedicated to continuous improvement; a workforce dedicated to producing a product of first-rate quality utilizing Lean Manufacturing and what you have is a tour nothing short of memorable and inspiring to witness. Following up […]

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BWA’s Lean Roadmap Training Event brings manufacturers and suppliers to the starting line!

  On May 16th, the BWA hosted its Lean Road Map Training Event for manufacturers and suppliers at EDC’s Kitchener location: EDC Export Growth Hub. Brad Cairns & Sepp Gmeiner brought a wealth of knowledge to train and discuss all aspects of Lean Manufacturing. What bugs you about your current systems? Reflect for a moment […]