Manufacturing in Mexico – Industry News


Tijuana News Baja Goes for Space Dollars

In a renewed bid to further position their localities in a booming 21st century industry, officials in Tijuana and Baja California will host an aerospace conference later this month. Jacobo Ackerman Garcia, local delegate for Mexico’s Economy Ministry, said the goal of the July 21-22 event at Tijuana’s international airport is to provide a networking opportunity for industry leaders, manufacturers and representatives of Mexican government agencies. Read more:

Tijuana News Baja Goes for Space Dollars

The 2nd Annual Baja California Aerospace Forum

The 2nd Annual Aerospace Forum will take place in Tijuana at MATRIX on July 20 & 21, 2011. This world-class event is being organized by not only the Tijuana-EDC but also a consortium of private and public entities, with the mission to connect buyers and sellers of parts and services in Baja California’s growing aerospace industry. Read more:

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Baja California will be Showcased at the Paris Air Show 2011

During the Paris Air Show the Baja CA team will feature a business seminar, Tuesday June 21st, focused on supply chain opportunities for the $30 billion U.S. Dollar market within the Southwest United States and Northwest Mexico ($2 billion just in Baja CA). Visitors of the Mexico Pavilion will meet with experts on how to establish a manufacturing operation in Baja CA, as well as the availability of government incentives. Read more:

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Mexicali CDI is Set to Host the 1st Manufacturing Summit in Canada

The Industrial Development Commission of Mexicali (CDI) presents “A Manufacturing & Design Strategies Summit” on Tuesday, May 17th in Toronto at the Hilton Garden Inn Mississauga Airport West. View the complete agenda online. Read press release:

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Webinar: US-Mexico Integration for Global Competitiveness

The Tijuana Economic Development Corporation (Tijuana-EDC) will host a live webinar, “US-Mexico Integration for Global Competitiveness” on Thursday, March 31, 2011 from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM PST. This webinar will feature DJO Global’s success story in regards to its near shore manufacturing strategy. NAPS was proud to co-host an AME Consortia event at the DJO Tijuana Plant.

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Tijuana Group Embarks On $5 Million Image Makeover

Can Al Gore, Larry King and the founder of Twitter help Tijuana improve its image? That’s the hope of businessmen behind a two-week long $5 million PR effort that starts in Tijuana Thursday, October 7. Jose Galicot is the Tijuana businessman behind Tijuana Innovadora. Galicot says the idea to show off the border city to the world came from his heart . . .literally. Read more:

Tijuana Group Embarks On $5 Million Image Makeover

Tijuana Welcomes the World with Two-Week Conference to Promote Business, Technology and Society

Tijuana will be showcasing its world-class capabilities and insights from North America’s greatest thought-leaders in innovation, design, the arts, and philanthropy at the inaugural Tijuana Innovadora conference, which begins October 7 and runs through October 21, 2010. “Tijuana employs nearly 200,000 workers in fields represented at Tijuana Innovadora, making everything from heart valves and software, to television sets and cars. The city has one of Mexico’s best-educated workforce and provides great transport links to both the U.S. and Asia,”said José Galicot, Coordinator and Founder of Tijuana Innovadora. Read more:

Tijuana Innovadora 2010

2010 Medical Device and Manufacturing (MD&M) – Tijuana

September 7 & 8, 2010 / Tijuana, Mexico
The event will feature a conference program, a medical sector trade show, and business matchmaking with executives from Medtronic, CareFusion, Greatbatch, Honeywell, and Sunrise Medical to name a few. “This event provides an excellent, cost-effective way for medical device suppliers to network with new prospects, as well as facilitate introductions for prospective buyers of suppliers in this specialized field,” comments Olivieri of the Tijuana EDC. MD&M Website. Read more:

2010 Medical Device and Manufacturing (MD&M) – Tijuana

BajaMak 2010 – Tijuana

October 12-15, 2010 / Tijuana, Mexico
Do you make components, supplies, and machinery for input to the Aerospace, Automotive, Medical, Metal-mechanical, and electronics manufacturing industries? BajaMak is the leading industrial expo in Northwest Mexico. BajaMak 2009 had 240 exhibitors and over 2,300 qualified, decision-making, visitors from Mexico’s Northwest manufacturing industry. The show seeks to connect U.S. suppliers of components with Mexican manufacturing to meet the requirements of NAFTA for the industrial sector production process. Read more:

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TechAmerica to Host United States/Mexico Technology Summit

TechAmerica, partnering with the Dallas Regional Chamber and University of North Texas will host the first United States/Mexico Technology Summit – an unparalleled opportunity for the business community to enhance its companies’ international performance by exploring critical international trade issues and networking with key industry stakeholders from the two countries. The event will be held Wednesday, Sept. 29 and Thursday, Sept. 30 at the Cityplace Conference and Event Center north of Downtown Dallas. Read more:

United States/Mexico Technology Summit