About

Mission

The Technology Access Centre for Aerospace and Manufacturing (TACAM) is a conduit for innovation, supporting the aerospace and manufacturing sectors by providing access to technological assets, applied research expertise and specialized training.

Funding Partners

The Technology Access Centre for Aerospace and Manufacturing (TACAM) is a part of the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada’s (NSERC) Technology Access Centre (TAC) program. TACs help local companies, particularly small- and medium-sized enterprises, become more productive and innovative by providing them with ready access to college expertise, technology and equipment.

TACAM is funded in part by the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada’s (NSERC) College and Community Innovation Program.

TACAM is also a proud member of Tech-Access Canada.

Key Partners

TACAM collaborates with a strong network of organizations, including sector councils and provincial technology service providers to leverage collective capability for industry. Key organizations whose involvements have been and will continue to be advantageous in complementing TACAM’s capabilities include:






















Advisory Team

Voting Members

  • Sean McKay, Honger Innovations Inc. – Board Chair
  • Garry Bergman, Elmer’s Manufacturing
  • Sean Gaudreau, Price Industries
  • Ron Koslowsky, CME Manitoba
  • Roy MacLean, Lode King
  • Brent Ostermann, Standard Aero
  • Heather Smart, Precision ADM
  • Jeff Thomas, Argus Industries
  • Alberto Velasco-Acosta, YES! Winnipeg

Non-voting Members

  • Derek Kochenash, Dean, School of Skilled Trades and Technology
  • Lucia Martinez, Program Officer, Natural Science and Engineering Research Council of Canada
  • Dele Ola, Director, Technology Access Centre for Aerospace and Manufacturing
  • Simon Potter, Director, Research Partnerships and Innovation

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