Cluster Description

The advanced manufacturing cluster in the Greater Toronto region (the cities of Toronto, Mississauga, and Brampton are part of this region) is a regional cluster with a highly educated and integrated workforce, as well as strong supply chain, business-to-business, and logistics networks. This is a highly connected cluster of advanced manufacturing companies, educational institutions that supply the highly trained talent, and government and non-government agencies that fund and support the on-boarding of highly qualified personnel as well as the adoption of innovative technologies in manufacturing.

Key sectors within this cluster include aerospace, automotive, food and beverage processing, and clean tech companies. The firms within this cluster range from companies with several decades of proven capabilities for the global marketplace to start-ups and relatively young organizations with unique technological capabilities for manufacturing. Manufacturers include original equipment manufacturers as well as Tier 1 and 2 suppliers with the top companies in the world as their clients They are world leaders in the utilization of leading-edge technologies considered to be part of Industry 4.0 including but not limited to robotics and automation, additive manufacturing, and nanomaterials.

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