True to its name, WMTS targets the specific needs of manufacturers in Western Canada.
Ever-evolving technology, unique economic challenges, and the heavy influence of the oil and gas industry present a diverse mix of circumstances — and WMTS is up to the task of meeting them.
A showcase of top solution providers, we’ve got the answers you’re looking for. Walk the show floor and meet face-to-face with the experts who can show you how applying new methods and advanced technology can improve your operation and your margins.
Leading-edge machine tools, tooling and accessories, fabrication, design, automation, process control, and plant maintenance equipment — it’s everything you need all under one-roof!
More than just a tradeshow.
Combined with an industry keynote, an interactive town hall panel and limitless opportunities to network and share ideas with like-minded colleagues, WMTS is a complete manufacturing experience that will give you the practical knowledge you need to stay competitive in Western Canada.
If you are a manufacturer looking to evaluate and compare cutting-edge equipment, advanced technologies and services to help you succeed, you need to be at WMTS 2015!
Meet numerous customers and prospects at WMTS from oil & gas, industrial and commercial machinery, construction, mining, agriculture, wind energy, and aerospace that are looking for the latest in technology to enhance their productivity and manufacturing systems.
Reach a regional audience of leading companies from Western Canada with purchasing power from all levels of the supply chain, including hard-to-reach manufacturing companies.
Nothing beats face time for closing the sale
WMTS gives attendees from all walks of manufacturing an experience they never forget and often repeat: a hands-on, flexible, learning environment of revolutionary technologies.
Why Western Canada?
WMTS is the major forum for manufacturing professionals from Alberta and all of Canada to source machinery, equipment, supplies & services for all aspects of their operations.
WMTS attendees came to evaluate the following technologies: (multiple responses)
Machining Centers, Milling & Boring Machines
Automated Manufacturing & Assembly
Cutting Tools & Accessories
CNC Programming Software
Metal Forming & Fabricating
Turning Machines Lathes & Turning Centers
Maintenance & Repair
Automation & Controls
Controls, CAD/CAM Software
Sawing & Cut Off Machines
Laser & Laser Systems
Measurement Inspection & Test
Coolants & Lubricants
Deburring & Edge Finishing
Workholding Systems & Devices
Fastening & Joining
Finishing & Coatings
Bar Code Equipment & Sales
Flexible Manufacturing Systems
Gases & Gas Equipment
Plant Engineering & Maintenance
SME is an organization for individuals, students, educators and companies involved in all facets of manufacturing. Founded in 1932, it is dedicated to advancing and educating the manufacturing industry. This is accomplished through a variety of tactics and outlets including events, media, membership, training and development, and an education foundation. SME focuses its efforts on several areas of manufacturing: aerospace and defense, energy, medical and motorized vehicles.
This is a biennial event.