Ciociaro Club


October 18th, 2022


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Ciociaro Club of Windsor is located within minutes of Highway 401, Highway 3 and all major arteries throughout the Windsor and Detroit areas.

Easily accessible from the Ambassador Bridge, the Windsor/Detroit tunnel and Windsor Airport.

With ample free parking for everyone.

Ciociaro Club | 3745 N. Talbot Road Oldcastle, ON

Keynote Speaker

Rob Wildeboer

Executive Chairman
Martinrea International Inc.

Rob Wildeboer is the Executive Chairman and co-founder of Martinrea International Inc., a diversified and global automotive supplier engaged in the design, development and manufacturing of highly engineered, value-added Lightweight Structures and Propulsion Systems. Martinrea currently employs approximately 16,000 talented and motivated people in 57 operating divisions in Canada, the United States, Mexico, Brazil, Germany, Slovakia, Spain, China, South Africa and Japan. He brings a deep and intricate knowledge of the Company’s culture, key personnel, strategy, history and development, and relationships with key constituencies such as capital providers and governments, to the Company. He has also been intimately involved in negotiating the purchase and financing of every acquisition in the Company’s history, as the Company has been one of the fastest growing automotive parts companies in the industry. He has been involved in the automotive industry for many years in many roles, whether as a representative of the Company in negotiations or as an advisor to public policy makers and others. He is focused on the Company’s Culture, Vision, Mission and Principles, with a commitment to the Company’s most important asset, its people.

Previously, Mr. Wildeboer was a partner of Wildeboer Dellelce LLP, a law firm that practices corporate, securities, lending, tax and real estate law that he co-founded in 1993. Mr. Wildeboer has been an entrepreneurial investor, director or officer of a number of private and public companies and currently sits as Chair of NanoXplore Inc., a manufacturer and supplier of high-volume graphene powder for use in industrial markets. The company provides standard and custom graphene-enhanced plastic and composite products to various customers in transportation, packaging, electronics, and other industrial sectors. Martinrea is the largest shareholder of NanoXplore, and Mr. Wildeboer is Martinrea’s representative on the board.

Mr. Wildeboer is co-chair of the Canadian Automotive Partnership Counsel (CAPC) and was co-chair of the CAPC Task Force on COVID-19; a present and past advisor to the Governments of Canada and Ontario on a variety of economic, trade, investment, industry, innovation, manufacturing and automotive mandates; past Chair of the Macdonald-Laurier Institute and past Chair of Cardus, both leading Canadian think tanks; and a director or advisor of numerous charitable organizations.

Mr. Wildeboer holds an undergraduate degree from the University of Guelph, a law degree from Osgoode Hall Law School, an MBA from York University, and an LLM from Harvard University. In 2012, he received the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal in recognition of his contributions to Canada. In 2018, he received the Jay Hennick Award from Osgoode Hall Law School and the Schulich School of Business for career achievement.

Event Schedule

Keynote Address

9:00am - 10:00am, Join Us For Coffee!

Keynote Session

The world's industries are beginning to regionalize, to be much more considerate of where their supplies come from.

What impact will this trend have on industry here?
How can Canadian companies take advantage of this opportunity?
What changes are emerging in manufacturing (globally)?

Exhibitor Showcase

10:00am - 4:00pm

2022 Windsor Exhibitors

  • Acetronic
  • Allied Machine & Engineering
  • APMA (Automotive & Aircraft Parts Manufacturers’ Association Canada)
  • Automate Canada
  • Blaser Swisslube Inc.
  • CAMM (Canadian Association of Moldmakers)
  • Canadian Tooling & Machining Association (CTMA)
  • Capital North Corporation
  • CIMCOOL Canada
  • DiPaolo Machine Tools Ltd.
  • DME Company
  • DMG MORI Canada Inc.
  • Elliott Matsuura Canada Inc.
  • Expertech Distribution and Technologies Inc.
  • Ferro Technique
  • hyperNC Solutions
  • LSI Supply Inc.
  • MAPAL Inc.
  • Mazak Canada
  • MC Machinery Systems, Inc.
  • Megatel
  • Moon Machinery
  • NCPerformance Technology
  • OSG Canada Ltd.
  • PCS Company
  • Proto3000 Inc.
  • Ramstar
  • Sandvik Coromant Canada
  • Shop Metalworking Technology
  • SME (American Society of Tool Engineers)
  • Triumph Tool Ltd.
  • TSquared Tooling Solutions

October 18th, 2022


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Ciociaro Club of Windsor, Inc.

3745 North Talbot Road
Oldcastle, Ontario N0R 1L0

Ciociaro Club of Windsor is located within minutes of Highway 401, Highway 3 and all major arteries throughout the Windsor and Detroit areas.

Easily accessible from the Ambassador Bridge, the Windsor/Detroit tunnel and Windsor Airport.

With ample free parking for everyone.


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Publisher, Shop Metalworking Technology

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Past Exhibitors

  • APMA (Automotive & Aircraft Parts Manufacturers’ Association Canada)
  • Automate Canada
  • Belmont Equipment & Technologies
  • CAMM (Canadian Association of Moldmakers)
  • CAM-TOOL by CGS North America Inc.
  • Capital North Corporation
  • Corwhin Tool & Manufacturing Ltd.
  • Colonial Tool Group Inc.
  • CTMA (Canadian Tooling & Machining Association)
  • DiPaolo Machine Tools Ltd.
  • DSI Manufacturing Ulc
  • Elliott Matsuura Canada Inc.
  • EMEC Machine Tools Inc.
  • Expertech Distribution and Technologies Inc.
  • FCS North America Inc.
  • Fooke USA Inc.
  • FPT Industrie S.P.A.
  • Haimer-USA, LLC
  • High Speed Machinery Technologies Canada Inc.
  • hyperNC Solutions Inc.
  • iD Additives
  • Iscar Tools Inc.
  • Longterm Technology Services Inc.
  • Mag Tool
  • Master Fluid Solutions
  • Mastip Hot Runner Systems
  • Natex Machinery Group Inc.
  • NCPerformance Technology Inc.
  • Optimoule
  • Performance Machinery LLC
  • POM Solutions Inc.
  • Progressive Components
  • Promac North America Corp.
  • Ramstar Carbide Tool Inc.
  • REGO-FIX Tool Corp.
  • Renishaw (Canada)
  • SME (American Society of Tool Engineers)
  • SolidCAD
  • Sputtek Inc.
  • Tool & Cutter Supply Co. Ltd.
  • TOS America Inc.
  • Triumph Tool Ltd.
  • Universal Robots USA, Inc.