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Why Do We Use IMDS and How Will it Impact You?

Posted by AIAG on Sep 20, 2017 4:20:28 PM

This year’s IMDS & Product Chemical Compliance Conference addresses those questions and many more, with a focus on the evolution of the International Material Data System (IMDS), and the specific reasons we use this global reporting tool. A member of the IMDS Steering Committee will be onsite to share further information on new enhancements for IMDS.

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AIAG’s Corporate Responsibility Survey Closes in Just a Few Weeks…We Want to Hear From YOU!

Posted by AIAG on Sep 20, 2017 4:15:07 PM

This survey is an opportunity to make your voice heard — to take part in an ongoing conversation on industry issues, and to impact the actions we take at AIAG and within the automotive community.

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Input Requested by October 9 on Revisions to Two GRI Standards

Posted by AIAG on Sep 20, 2017 2:00:51 PM

GRI 303: Water — used by organizations to report on impacts related to water, and GRI 403: Occupational Health and Safety — used by organizations to report on impacts related to worker health and safety — are two of the GRI Standards currently being updated.

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Redefining Sustainable Business to Meet the Moment

Posted by Aron Cramer on Sep 20, 2017 1:19:17 PM

In 2017, the year of BSR’s 25th anniversary, I have been reflecting on the confluence of three crucial trends that are redefining business: clarity about the goals for sustainable business, widespread disruption in business, and political volatility. In this context, sustainability provides a North Star that can be essential in creating resilient, innovative, forward-looking businesses.

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AIAG ANNOUNCES FUTURIST JACK SHAW AS CLOSING KEYNOTE OF NEXT WEEK’S 2017 QUALITY SUMMIT

Posted by AIAG on Sep 14, 2017 11:26:21 AM

Futurist Jack Shaw will deliver the closing keynote address at the 2017 AIAG Quality Summit, scheduled for September 19-20, 2017, at the Suburban Collection Showplace in Novi, Michigan.

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AIAG Developing New Core Tools Forms Software Solution

Posted by AIAG on Sep 14, 2017 10:18:31 AM

As the result of a Voice of the Customer Survey focusing on Tier 2 and lower companies, AIAG learned of a strong international interest in replacing the previous Core Tools “spreadsheets on a CD” product with a cloud-based application. Often called the building blocks of automotive quality, suppliers voiced a critical need for support in successfully executing the Core Tools during their new product and process development projects. To address this need, AIAG is developing a new Core Tools Forms software solution.

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AIAG VIDEO INTERVIEW: Making Supply Chain Risk Management Part of Your Culture

Posted by AIAG on Sep 8, 2017 10:37:19 AM

Greater awareness of supply chain risk is needed among manufacturing facilities at the supply chain level, says Terry Onica, director of automotive at QAD. “When I go out in the industry to do my work, I see that many plants are really not prepared for any type of disruption at their facility,” she says. 

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Inaugural SCAC/AIAG Conference Expands AIAG Reach in South

Posted by AIAG on Sep 7, 2017 12:01:26 PM

The South Carolina Automotive Council (SCAC) and AIAG Supply Chain and Quality Conference was a success! This 1-½ day event at the end of August took place in historic Charleston, South Carolina, after months of planning and collaborating between the organizing parties. 

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Register Now for “Building the Future of Automotive Quality”

Posted by AIAG on Aug 30, 2017 10:50:37 AM

With the release of the industry’s quality standard IATF 16949 in 2016 and the revision of the Failure Mode and Effects Analysis (FMEA) manual in process, the industry is defining the new building blocks for the future of automotive quality. These developments are reflected in the theme of AIAG’s 2017 Quality Summit.

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Why Do We Use IMDS? How Will it Impact You?

Posted by AIAG on Aug 24, 2017 3:06:00 PM

This year’s IMDS & Product Chemical Compliance Conference addresses those questions and many more, with a focus on the evolution of the International Material Data System (IMDS), and the specific reasons we use this global reporting tool. A member of the IMDS Steering Committee will be onsite to share further information on new enhancements for IMDS.

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