Annual Events

25th Annual Manufacturer’s Scholarship Awards & Recognition Night

OVERVIEW

Celebrate 25 years of supporting education in manufacturing with Southwestern Ontario’s chapter of CME. Southwestern Ontario’s premier event unites 300+ industry professionals to celebrate success and award scholarships to the next generation of manufacturing professionals.

In honour of 25 years, CME-SWOB will award $25,000 to regional students pursuing manufacturing careers, including a special $5,000 contribution known as the CME-SWOB Inspiring Girls Award.

Please join us on May 7th at RBC Place London to support education in manufacturing and network with leaders in industry and academia.

Theme: “Where Are They Now?”

Hear from some of our most successful alumni who are making an impact in their careers, communities and most importantly, manufacturing.

Chris Billington Erica Glatt Katherine Down Kevin Alcock

Since 1995, CME-SWOB has awarded more than a quarter of a million dollars to nearly 200 students pursuing careers in manufacturing, engineering and the skilled trades. Celebrate an exciting milestone and connect with hundreds of leaders from manufacturing, academia and related industries.

For more information please contact Candace Campbell, CME-SWOB Vice-Chair at caycamp@ledc.com or 519-619-9507.

COST*

$99 Individual tickets
$480 Table of 5
$960 Table of 10
*HST will be added at time of registration.

Location

RBC Place London
300 York Street
London, Ontario

Date & time

May 7, 2020
5:00 PM
Cocktail Reception & Exhibitor Showcase

6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Dinner Service & Evening Program

Parking

FREE PARKING On-site. Surrounding street parking is free after 6pm.

Awarding $25,000 including the NEW ‘Inspiring Girls’ Award

  • 10 students pursuing manufacturing careers will receive $2,000 scholarships
  • The Ivey Academy Manufacturer of the Year to an employer that facilitates hands-on learning
  • Inspiring Girls – $5,000 for 10 grade nine females to promote manufacturing as a career choice

Sponsorship Opportunities (prices may vary)

Platinum $3,000 (+HST)

  • 2 Minute Podium Presentation
    •Scholarship Names After Your Company
    •10 Dinner Tickets ($960 value)
    •Inside Cover Recognition on Event Program
    •Recognition on All Online/Print Promotional Materials
    •Verbal Recognition at Event
    •Prominent Exhibit Space

Gold $2,000 (+HST)

  • 5 Dinner Tickets ($480 value)
    •Inside Cover Recognition on Event Program
    •Recognition on All Online/Print Promotional Materials
    •Verbal Recognition at Event
    •Exhibit Space

Silver $1,000 (+HST)
•2 Dinner Tickets ($198 value)
•Recognition on All Online/Print Promotional Materials
•Verbal Recognition at Event
•Exhibit Space

Bronze $500 (+HST)
•Recognition on All Online/Print Promotional Materials
•Verbal Recognition at Event

For more information please contact Candace Campbell, CME-SWOB Vice-Chair at caycamp@ledc.com or 519-619-9507.

Guest Speakers

Event Host

Paige Martin, London Knights On-Air Host, Rogers TV Contributor, CBC London

CME Event Speaker

Mathew Wilson, SVP, Policy & Government Relations

Where Are They Now? A panel discussion featuring CME-SWOB’s successful scholarship alumni:

  • Erica Glatt, Improvement Engineer in Training at Dow Chemical Canada, Alberta Canada (2015, Western Engineering Winner)
  • Chris Billington, Quality Analyst, 3M Canada Company, (2010 High School Winner; 2013 Fanshawe College Winner) London, Ontario, Canada
  • Katherine Down, Production Manager, Lanxess, Toronto, Ontario, Canada (2011 Western Engineering Winner)
  • Kevin Alcock, Lean Coordinator, Tigercat Inc., Woodstock, Ontario (2006, Fanshawe College Winner)
  • Moderator: Sherry Parker, Lean Six Sigma Black Belt & Supply Chain Manager | Health Care Business Group, 3M Canada Company, CME-SWOB Chair

Thank you to our 2020 Sponsors!

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