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AIAG EXPANDS QUALITY PORTFOLIO WITH AUTOMOTIVE SPICE ASSESSOR CERTIFICATION TRAINING — COURSES AVAILABLE IN AUGUST AND NOVEMBER

Posted by AIAG on Jun 13, 2017 11:14:27 AM

With the release of the new IATF 16949 global quality standard, the scope now includes products with embedded software. Training is needed to support the new requirements for assessing the organization’s and suppliers’ software development processes.

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AIAG Members Receive Free Admission to Surface Finishing Applications for Automotive Workshop and Special Rate for Limited Access to SUR/FIN

Posted by AIAG on May 23, 2017 9:08:54 AM

The National Association for Surface Finishing and AIAG are hosting a special workshop for automotive materials engineers, supplier quality engineers, and metallurgists in Atlanta on June 20, 2017 from 1:00pm – 5:00pm at the Georgia World Congress Center.

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AIAG INTERNATIONAL CORE TOOL SOFTWARE PROJECT TEAM’S VOICE OF THE CUSTOMER SURVEY RESULTS

Posted by AIAG on May 19, 2017 10:34:49 AM

AIAG recently announced the creation of a Core Tools Forms Software project. The second Voice of the Customer Survey was sent out, and the results show a strong international interest in a cloud-based application to complete several very technical forms related to product and process development (FMEA, Control Plan), measurement system capability evaluation (MSA), and product release (PPAP) that are part of the Advanced Product Quality Planning (APQP) process.

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2017 Quality Summit Registration is Open

Posted by AIAG on Apr 27, 2017 9:08:50 AM

The theme of this year's Quality Summit is "Building the Future of Automotive Quality." 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 2017, our volunteers and partners are working today defining the new building blocks for the future of automotive quality.

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Core Tool Software Project Status

Posted by AIAG on Apr 17, 2017 11:08:36 AM

Last month AIAG announced the creation of a Core Tools Forms Software project.

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AIAG Members Receive Special Rate for Surface Finishing Applications Workshop and Access to SUR/FIN

Posted by AIAG on Apr 17, 2017 9:04:21 AM

The National Association for Surface Finishing and AIAG are hosting a special workshop for automotive materials engineers, supplier quality engineers, and metallurgists in Atlanta on June 20, 2017 at the Georgia World Congress Center. AIAG members receive a special rate of $100 to attend the Surface Finishing Applications for Automotive Workshop as well as the Automotive Sessions offered at SUR/FIN Manufacturing & Technology Trade Show & Conference.

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All Members invited to AIAG 35th Anniversary Membership Appreciation Event

Posted by AIAG on Mar 28, 2017 3:12:28 PM

On May 5, 1982, AIAG was incorporated by a small group of visionary automotive leaders to improve its members’ competitiveness through a cooperative effort of North American vehicle manufacturers and their suppliers. 35 years later, and with over 1,800 global members from all levels of the supply chain, AIAG continues its mission to streamline industry processes via global standards development and harmonized business practices.

To help us celebrate, all members are invited to share our Cinco De Mayo themed Casino Night anniversary with us!

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Don’t Miss the Final Global IATF 16949 Rollouts

Posted by AIAG on Mar 22, 2017 2:55:00 PM

AIAG is hosting a series of roll-out events for the new IATF 16949:2016 automotive quality standard. The purpose of the events is to help AIAG members and others in attendance understand the latest edition of the standard and what it means to their organizations and the re-certification process.

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AIAG Announces Core Tools Forms Software Project

Posted by AIAG on Mar 15, 2017 3:02:25 PM

In December 2016, the AIAG Quality Steering Committee approved the launch of a Core Tools Forms Solution Project. The Automotive Quality Core Tools are essential building blocks in the automotive quality body of knowledge. The current Core Tools are Advanced Product Quality Planning and Control Plan (APQP/CP), Failure Modes and Effects Analysis (FMEA), Measurement System Analysis (MSA), Statistical Process Control (SPC), and Production Part Approval Process (PPAP). The methodologies defined in the Core Tools manuals are indispensable for quality planning during new product launch and necessary for continual quality improvement during on-going manufacturing. 

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Are You Quality Core Tool Certified?

Posted by AIAG on Mar 15, 2017 3:01:20 PM

Competition is becoming increasingly fierce, and many new product launches are delayed or compromised due to quality performance shortfalls. Issues like these make the need for a work force proficient in the principles and practices of the Quality Core Tools a central concern to many automotive companies. To this end, AIAG’s Supply Chain Institute verifies that you have the knowledge to perform applicable Core Tool processes and provides formal recognition that you have proficiency within, and a comprehension of, APQP/PPAP, FMEA, MSA, and/or SPC.

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