Plan to attend AIAG’s first Finished Vehicle Logistics Conference to learn more about the forecast for vehicle production in Mexico and how industry leaders are planning to address the impending shortfall of capacity to handle that production.
Topics covered in event sessions include:
- Global and Regional Market Update, including key issues impacting the industry (oil prices, emission regulations, China’s economic impact, etc.)
Brandon Mason, Leader, Autofacts Americas at PwC
- Mexico Industry Capacity Analysis
Scott Conover, Automotive Segment Leader at Infor
- Keynote Address
Anthony Foxx, U.S. Secretary of Transportation, Invited
- FVL Modal Capacity Panel Discussion
Roberto Zavala, Managing Director/Head of Mexico at Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics
Riki Howard, President at Jack Cooper Transport
Frank Hernandez, General Director/ U.S./Mexico Operations at BNSF Railway
Gary Salvador, Senior Vice President, Sales & Marketing at AMPORTS Inc.
- OEM Panel Discussion
Mark Boucher, General Manager, Vehicle Logistics at Volkswagen Group of America
Chris Styles, Director, Logistics at Nissan North America
Bryan Burkhardt, Director, Logistics Operations at General Motors Company
William Mikkelsen, Manager, Vehicle Logistics at Ford Motor Company
Marc Brazeau, Head of Finished Vehicle & Mexico Logistics at MOPAR/International Procurement, FCA US LLC
A special topic will include a comprehensive review of the North American market from a sales, assembly, and import/export perspective, including discussion on when the next economic downturn is expected along with its impact on the industry.
Date: September 7, 2016
Time: 8:30am – 5:00pm
Place: MSU Management Education Center | Troy, MichiganRegister today!