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Have You Registered Yet for the 2016 Supply Chain Summit? Regular Registration Ends May 31st

Regular registration for AIAG’s annual Supply Chain Summit ends on May 31, 2016. Scheduled for June 14, 2016 at Laurel Manor in Livonia, Michigan, the event delivers unique and relevant content from senior-level automotive executives and gives attendees the chance to ask questions to an OEM and Supplier Panel.

The theme of this year’s summit is “Automotive Supply Chain Tools and Risk Management.”

This year's presentations focus on updates and solutions applicable to privacy, data security, risk requirements, cyber security, and a unique perspective related to risk assessment by the U.S. Customs and Border Patrol agency. 

Interested sponsors and exhibitors are encouraged to reserve space now, as there are only a few spaces remaining and last year’s exhibit floor sold out. Event sponsors include (in alphabetical order) Aisin Group, Bosch, Denso, FCA, General Motors, Honda, iPoint, Magna, Nissan, Resilinc, Thirdware, and Toyota.

Click here for more information!  

Powering Performance

By Carla Kalogeridis, Wednesday, May 4, 2016 4:17 PM

AIAG’s FVL Oversight Committee says addressing logistics capacity challenges in Mexico is Job One for the industry right now. The new FVL Oversight Committee is the automotive industry’s sounding board on all things related to logistics, and is comprised of 11 selected individuals from among OEMs, rail, ocean, trucking, service providers, and advisors who represent the voice of the industry and guide AIAG to industry pain points.

Registration Now Open for Weeklong Executive Seminar on Global Purchasing and Supply Chain Management
By AIAG, Wednesday, May 4, 2016 2:15 PM

Wayne State University, in cooperation with AIAG, is offering a one-week, automotive-industry focused, Global Purchasing and Supply Chain Management Seminar designed to provide purchasing and supply chain executives with the knowledge and skills to significantly improve company supply chain management contributions to cost, financial, and overall performance.

Where to Begin Your Automotive Training
By AIAG, Friday, April 29, 2016 3:30 PM

Wondering where to start on your company’s road to standards compliance success?

Let’s say you’re a newer supplier to the auto industry and you’re eager to make sure your company and employees meet and exceed supply chain quality standards.

Or you’re an experienced supplier but realize that your team members could be a little stronger when it comes to knowledge of corporate responsibility compliance standards in such areas as environmental compliance, conflict minerals reporting, or supply chain sustainability.

AIAG Revises Supply Safe™ Pricing Structure for Universal Affordability
By AIAG, Tuesday, April 26, 2016 9:13 AM

AIAG’s Supply Safe program —a common system to help automotive importers and their suppliers comply with the federal government’s Customs-Trade Partnership Against Terrorism (C-TPAT) — has debuted a new tiered pricing structure to make the program affordable to virtually any company in the industry.