Canadian Host Resources

Thank your for hosting a MFG DAY event! Browse through the resources below to help you promote and plan your event.

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From MFG DAY Strategic Content Partner Edge Factor comes the Rock MFG Day Kit! Created for hosts of registered MFG Day events, this Kit is a time-saving, turnkey package of cinematic media and interactive resources to promote and host an awesome MFG Day event! With these online resources, you can change perceptions of manufacturing, inspire students, spark conversations, connect to parents and obtain meaningful feedback on the success of the event.

The Kit includes resources such as high impact videos, a PowerPoint template, audience engagement tools, and even hands-on classroom projects.

Canadian Plant Tour Guides

The Canadian Plant Tour Guides, created by the Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters (CME) are designed to provide organizations with the advice and tools they need to plan and execute a successful Open House event to celebrate manufacturing on one day of Manufacturing Month.  The Plant Tour Guides answer common questions, provide rationale for participating and appropriate statistical information that will help participants reach out to media to promote their events.
In each guide you will find:

  • Planning Checklist
  • Proposed Agenda
  • Invitations
  • Plant Preparation
  • Getting to Know Your MPP
  • Talking Points
  • Media Outreach
  • Sample Invitation, Fact Sheet, Media Advisory

Download a copy of the Plant Tour Guide for your province today and start planning your company’s big Manufacturing Day during Manufacturing Month – October 2016!  Don’t forget to register your event on the official calendar at