2019 CIC Toronto Industry Tours

Are you graduating soon, or interested in industrial chemistry jobs?


The CIC Toronto Section is organizing industry tours hosted by two of Ontario’s top chemistry companies: Alphora Research Inc. and Apotex. See below for additional details.



Date:  Feb 22nd at 1:00 PM

Canada’s largest producer of generic drugs. They were founded in 1974 by Dr. Barry Sherman, a proudly Canadian, global pharmaceutical company that produces high-quality, affordable medicines (both generic and innovative pharmaceuticals) for patients around the world with annual revenues of CAD $ 1.19 billion in 2016.



50 Steinway Blvd

Etobicoke, ON M9W 6Y3


Agenda (1.5 h):

Lisa Montini, Manager of Global Communications, will give the plant tour of the warehouse, QA, production and packaging. Questions are encouraged throughout the tour.

Limited registration, 20 spots available, sign up now! https://cic_apotex_tour_feb22.eventbrite.ca

Password: Apotex


Alphora Research Inc.


Date: March 1st and March 8th at 2:00 PM

Founded in 2003 by Dr. Jan Oudenes, Alphora’s management team has over 200 years of combined experience; developing API technology for hundreds of pre-clinical and clinical compounds; and establishing manufacturing positions for commercial API’s with an annual market value of over US $ 1.5 Billion.


2395 Speakman Drive, Suite 2001

Mississauga ON  L5K 1B3


Agenda (1.5 h):

We will have a 20 min presentation about Alphora Research Inc. followed by a tour of our facilities led by an R&D Managers. Following the tour, one of Alphora’s R&D senior staff will hold a Q&A.


Still curious about Alphora research? Check-out:


Limited registration, only 10 spots per date available, sign up now!


Password: Alphora 1


Password: Alphora 2


Important details

This is a great opportunity for you to network with your peers and industry representatives. 

We want to make sure we respect our host’s time, as such we ask you to show up at least 10 minutes ahead of time. 

Bring your Eventbrite ticket on the day of the event, only ticketholders will be admitted!

Tickets cost $5 per event.


If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Rodolfo directly at r.f.gomezbiagi@gmail.com.