The MGI Group is composed of MGI Digital Technology and CERADROP. MGI Digital Technology designs, manufactures and markets a full and innovative range of award-winning digital presses and a complete line of versatile finishing solutions. CERADROP designs and markets Materials Deposition Digital Printers exclusively for Printed Electronics Industry and Smart 3D Printing.
NovaCentrix, is leading product innovator in printable electronics (PE) manufacturing. It develops, patents, and commercializes new technologies in PE, nanoparticle manufacturing, pulsed power equipment and related fields. NovaCentrix is known for its PulseForge line of tools (used to dry, sinter or anneal thin-film materials on substrates) and its Metalon conductive inks.
Xerox Research Centre of Canada
Xerox Research Centre of Canada is Canada’s leading materials research centre, home to a world-class team of scientists and engineers with broad expertise in materials chemistry, formulation design, prototyping, testing, and chemical process engineering. The centre delivers real-world solutions for Xerox and external customers in areas such as electronic materials, sustainable chemical processes, coatings, and security/authentication, as well as novel technologies for the printing, electronics, and manufacturing industries.
Established in 2014, the CPEIA brings together key Canadian and international players in industry, academia and government to build a strong Canadian Printable Electronics sector. The Association is the united voice for the sector and implements critical development strategies to facilitate growth through networking, stimulating R&D and investment, building a strong PE supply chain and working towards the broad adoption of PE by end customers.
ICI – the Printability and Graphic Communication Institute
ICI offers independent and impartial consulting services adapted to your printability and formulation needs, no matter your business segment. With a team consisting of field specialists, scientists and technicians, ICI offers you an array of services intended to answer to all your printability and formulation needs, no matter your industry sector. The Institute is an integrated centre for innovation and expertise in graphic communications and printability that actively supports companies and their employees in their technological and commercial development. Fields of expertise include; Applied R&D, consultation, training seminars, laboratory, technology watch, customized training.
IDTechEx provides market research, business intelligence and events on emerging technologies such as printed electronics. Our clients use our insights to help make strategic business decisions and grow their organizations. IDTechEx is headquartered in Cambridge, UK with additional offices in the USA, Germany and Japan.
The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc. (IEEE) is a non-profit, technical professional association of more than 421,000 members worldwide. IEEE Canada is the legal and official presence of IEEE in Canada. It is the largest technical professional association in Canada with over 18,000 members across the country. Many of our members are technology leaders, business leaders and practitioners in industry. The IEEE Ottawa Section, part of IEEE Canada, represents more than 1,800 individual members and serves to organize and promote local events significant to electrical, computing, and software engineering.
Optomec is evolving the world of additive manufacturing by taking 3D printing in new directions. Our production-grade 3D printers support the broadest set of functional materials, from structural metals to conductive electronics and biologic matter. Our flexible systems are used for building prototypes to volume manufacturing to repairing high-value metal components to remanufacturing obsolete parts.
Neotech AMT GmbH
Neotech AMT GmbH is one of the leading companies developing systems for 3D Printed Electronics (3D PE). The company installed the first 5 axis 3D PE system in 2010. Rapid advances lead to the first commercial installation for mass production for printed 3D circuits in mobile communications devices in 2015.
The Voltera V-One is a desktop solution for printing circuit boards, dispensing solder paste, and reflowing components allowing you to go from concept to creation in minutes. Voltera has been named TechCrunch Hardware Battlefield champions, Popular Science Invention of the Year, and the first Canadian company to win the James Dyson Award.
At OMsignal, we believe that greatness comes from within. We seamlessly weave technology into life by designing beautiful and functional smart apparel to help people live active, fit and healthy lives. With OM’s technology, clothes can read the body’s deepest signals, interpret them into actionable insights, and then wirelessly communicate them directly to your mobile device.
AFELIM is France’s printed and organic electronics industry association. Its mission is to create a network of members of different trades in the market for PE, exchange on the issues of the profession, enhance the value chain, create a strong link between R&D and production, disseminate market information, open access to major research programs, and represent the profession and its members at industry events and to European and global bodies.
XENON Corporation is the global leader in Pulsed Light technology, with more than 50 years of experience and 3,000+ systems deployed on industrial production lines worldwide. Hundreds of end-users and OEMs count on XENON products for long service life, high reliability and low down time. Founded in 1964, the company focuses exclusively on Pulsed Light and its applications, from the research laboratory to the production line. Its technology plays a key role in applications as diverse as printed electronics, sanitization, food enhancement, optical disc, semiconductor, display and solar simulation. XENON is particularly focused on helping emerging products grow from the research laboratory to the marketplace.
At the forefront of wearable and embedded technology is Myant & Co. We are a dynamic team of business leaders, designers and scientists who build, test, certify and support the creation of wearable technology. We set ourselves apart through our creative process, which relies on cross-discipline collaboration and vertically integrated design and manufacturing. Specialties Biometrics, Electroluminescence, LED, Fiber Optics, Smart Fabrics, Seamless Knitting, Bio Energy Harvesting, Wearables, Embedded Technology, Industry Solutions, Connected Homes, Software, Hardware, Active Technology, Passive Technology
The National Research Council (NRC) is the Government of Canada’s premier research and technology organization (RTO). NRC’s Printable Electronics (PE) initiative coordinates research with industrial partners as a springboard for establishing a competitive, sustainable and large-scale PE sector in Canada. NRC has established a research and product demonstration capability to give Canadian designers and manufacturers a decisive competitive edge in producing PE products for world markets. NRC’s current PE research priorities encompass functional materials, devices, security and printing technology.
Founded in 1876, Henkel operates worldwide with leading brands and technologies in three business areas â€“ laundry and home care, beauty care and adhesive technologies. The company employs almost 50,000 people and reported sales of US$20.1 billion and adjusted operating profits of $3.2 billion in fiscal 2015. For more than 30 years, Henkel Electronic Materials has been a key materials supplier in the printable electronics industry, where it offers many different materials like conductive inks, protective coatings and laminating adhesives. Henkel intends to work with other CPEIA member organizations to support their ongoing programs with turnkey enabling materials for printed devices that can be easily accessed from the Henkel material portfolio. An additional advantage of Henkel is that it also offers design and prototype services for printed electronic devices through its print facility in the U.S. This allows for fast prototyping of devices.
Insulector is the largest supplier of PCB and Printed Electronics materials. Insulectro combines a premier product offering with local inventory in strategically located stocking locations across the country, fabrication capabilities and expert customer and technical support services.