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AIAG CQI-27 Special Process: Casting System Assessment, 2nd Edition is Now Available for Stakeholder Review and Commenting

Posted by AIAG on Dec 14, 2017 1:56:31 PM

Don’t miss this opportunity to provide your feedback!

Effective immediately, a draft of the new AIAG CQI-27 Special Process: Casting System Assessment, 2nd edition is available for stakeholder review and commenting. All comments must be submitted to stakeholderreview@aiag.org by February 1, 2018 for consideration.

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Sanctioned Interpretations Published for IATF 16949:2016

Posted by AIAG on Dec 14, 2017 1:45:18 PM

During the week of 11 September 2017, the IATF conducted a Stakeholder Conference in Oberursel Germany. The conference included representatives from the 43 Certification Bodies (CB’s) and five supplier representatives for each industry association in the IATF. AIAG also hosted a supplier feedback session in August, allowing approximately 40 additional industry stakeholders the opportunity to provide feedback to the IATF.

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New AIAG-VDA FMEA Handbook Draft Available for Review and Comments

Posted by AIAG on Dec 8, 2017 12:31:06 PM


Don’t miss this unprecedented opportunity to provide your feedback!

As of November 27, 2017, a free draft of the new co-copyrighted AIAG-VDA FMEA Handbook is available for a ninety (90) day stakeholder review and commenting period. 

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GM’s Gary West: To Achieve Zero Defects, Address Your Silos

Posted by Carla Kalogeridis on Nov 9, 2017 9:09:22 AM

More than 400 automotive quality professionals attended the 2017 AIAG Quality Summit on September 19-20, 2017, at the Suburban Collection Showplace in Novi, Michigan, leaving very few seats in the general addresses and standing-room only in many of the most popular breakout sessions. This level of participation — supported by over 40 exhibitors and sponsors — made this year’s Quality Summit one of the most engaging and valuable quality events in recent years.

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The New Automotive IATF 16949:2016 Memory Jogger Proves That Good Things Come In Small (Brightly Colored, Spiral-Bound) Packages

Posted by AIAG on Nov 9, 2017 8:43:18 AM

AIAG is announcing the availability of the new IATF 16949:2016 Memory Jogger. This valuable reference guide describes QMS implementation and maintenance strategies, answers background questions, and explains the Standard’s requirements. Written in clear and conversational language, the Memory Jogger was designed to be accessible to employees at all levels within an IATF 16949 certified organization.

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Posted by Carla Kalogeridis on Nov 8, 2017 4:16:33 PM

At AIAG’s 2017 Quality Summit, September 19-20, 2017, at the Suburban Collection Showplace in Novi, Michigan, several automakers provided updates on the IATF 16949 certification process to an audience of over 400 automotive quality processionals and answered the industry’s most common questions.

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Packaging Products Inc. (PPI) Benefits From Free AIAG Membership

Posted by AIAG on Nov 1, 2017 11:46:57 AM

For over 30 years, Packaging Products Inc. (PPI) has been the source of custom fit foam solutions for a broad variety of applications across numerous industries. To take their organization to the next level, PPI took advantage of AIAG's free, sponsored membership for small and minority suppliers, allowing them to get the training and certification needed to earn new business with Ford, Toyota, and Tier-1 suppliers.

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Making Decisions That Matter

Posted by MSAE on Nov 1, 2017 10:17:58 AM

Continuing its 2017 article series on the key concepts from the book SPARK: How to Lead Yourself and Others to Greater Success, Association IMPACT connected with J. Scot Sharland, executive director of the Automotive Industry Action Group, and engaged in a frank discussion about associations that take important actions on behalf of the industries they serve.

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The AIAG Traceability Work Group Needs Your Feedback

Posted by AIAG on Sep 27, 2017 2:36:09 PM

In response to the additional traceability requirements introduced in IATF 16949:2016, as well as the need for a single reference manual on the subject, the AIAG Traceability Work Group is drafting a document highlighting traceability best practices for the industry — and we need your help. These guidelines will support the entire supply chain in implementing improved traceability tools and systems that best fit their individual products and services.

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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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