Northumberland Manufacturers Association

Gold Sponsor

Bronze Sponsor

Bronze Sponsor
Cam Tran Co. Ltd.

Bronze Sponsor
CpK Interior Products

Bronze Sponsor

Bronze Sponsor
Town of Cobourg

Northumberland Community Development Corporation

Annual Tri-Association Conference

2017 Tri Association Conference

October 24, 2017
Peterborough Golf & Country Club

Michael Skinner, Innovation Cluster

“Manufacturing Makerspaces: The Future of Innovation”

Jeff Anthofer, Screaming Power

“The App That Makes Greenhouse Gas Solutions Easy”

Brenda Kelly, Neil Clark, Kelly and Clark Inc. & Lee- Ann Moore Cochrane Moore LLP

Strategies To Save WSIB Premium & Manage Claims
WSIB - Tricounty Presentation
K&C - WSIB Rate Group Demo
K&C - IT Custom Software & Report Writing

Panel Discussion

Panel: Rhonda Barnet, Steelworks Design; Cyndy Palleske, Safran Electronics; Diane Richard, Diatom Professional Consulting & Training.
Women In Manufacturing

Workshop: Alysha Dominico – Tangible Words & Paul Vreugdenhil

How We Used Social Media to Grow Our Companies

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The Coalition of Concerned Manufacturers & Businesses of Ontario

2017 Tri Association Conference

Jocelyn Williams Bamford - Founder of the Coalition of Concerned Manufacturers & Businesses of Ontario

How to Engage the Millennials at Work

2017 Tri Association Conference

David Coletto Keynote Speaker

If you are interested in the 2018 Tri-Association Conference, please contact us at:

600 William Street, Suite 600
Cobourg, ON K9A 3A5
P: 905-372-8315 Ext. 241

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2016 Conference

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2016 Conference Speaker Presentations

Creative Problem Solving

Dr. Roger Firestien, International Center of Studies in Creativity, State University of New York – Buffalo State

Unleashing the Power of Creativity booklet
Brain Writing Form

Improvement Through Collaboration

Brad Fegan, CpK Interior Products & Dan Ross, Sabic and NMA President

HPM Focus Group Collaboration Presentation

Elevate Program – Effective Onboarding

Chuck O’Malley, Loyalist College and Rob Yorki, Vantage Foods Inc.
Elevate Plus Presentation

Advisory Boards

Rhonda Barnet, Steelworks Designs Inc. and Dawn Hennessey, BDC

AGS Presentation
PPT Presentation Advisory Boards 2016

2016 Conference Sponsors-


The Future of Canadian Manufacturing

Searching for Competitive Advantage

Past Conferences

Presentations from the 2014 Tri-Association Conference
Building Towards Tomorrow on Today’s Foundation

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Presentations from the 2013 Tri-Association Conference
Gaining The Edge By Unlocking Your Potential

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Presentations from the 2012 Tri-Association Conference
Your Journey. Who’s on it? Who’s Leading It?

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Contact Us

Tel. 289-677-4988
Fax. 905-372-2238

Executive Director
Cell: 289-251-3758

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Northumberland Manufacturers’ Association
Venture13 Building
739 D’Arcy Street, Suite 110
Cobourg, ON K9A 0H6

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Global Human Resources
A full service staffing agency, established in 1991 with offices in Cobourg, Bowmanville, Whitby, Scarborough, Lindsay and Peterborough offering recruiting and payroll services to companies within a variety of industries.

Ambience Data Ambience Data founded in 2014 provides a sensor agnostic end-to-end Internet of Things (IoT) platform to allow users to monitor, analyze and predict environmental parameters achieved through its proprietary robust sensor stations. Visit

Sprucewood Brands is an 11-year old company that makes small batch, high quality shortbread cookies. Located at their new Bakery & factory outlet store at 628 Ontario Street, Cobourg, this medium size producer of artisan shortbread ships to over 600 retail stores in Canada, the US, Dubai & India.

Millard Towers Ltd.Millard Towers Ltd. is an engineering and manufacturing firm operating out of Cobourg, Ontario, Canada. With over 65 years of experience, Millard is renowned for engineering and fabricating tower solutions for stringent applications in the most demanding environments. Please visit

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