Water Issues Bubble Up in Automotive Supply Chains

Feb 15, 2016

The World Economic Forum now ranks water issues as #1 on their list of worldwide risks. The nonprofit CDP recently highlighted how large-scale investors are moving money away from “traditional” investments and into equities that are meeting the global water scarcity challenge. Water-related risks abound for business. But what’s specifically at issue in the automotive supply chain? What are the main challenges? And are there opportunities in addition to risks?

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Workforce Collaboration Takes Off in 2016

Feb 04, 2016

AIAG knows how to work together to fix the problems of tomorrow. That’s why we assemble over 600 industry volunteers, from OEMs to suppliers, to collaborate and create common solutions for their manufacturing and supply chain issues.

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Allen: ‘Suppliers Responsible for Contraband They Unknowingly Bring Into the Country’

Feb 03, 2016

At AIAG’s Customs Town Hall event in Livonia, Michigan, on November 17, 2015, Paul Allen, manager — trusted traders for Canada Border Services Agency, reminded AIAG members that they are responsible for the goods they bring into and out of the country.

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Blaskiewicz: ‘To Prepare for ACE, Find Out Where Your Data Lives’

Feb 03, 2016

In preparation for the Automated Commercial Environment (ACE), Joseph Blaskiewicz is advising AIAG members to seek out their data now. “There’s lots of moving pieces with ACE and ACE readiness,” he said in a video interview. “Suppliers need to identify what data sources they have and where they need to go for information so that they aren’t scrambling for the new items the CBP is presenting to us. For example, your company may have a different enterprise system that you have to know how to access.”

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Effective Risk Management Starts with FMEA

Feb 01, 2016

All new product development projects involve risk. A properly implemented FMEA will help ensure that potential failures have been considered and addressed during the product and process development cycle.

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Why Download The AIAG 2016 Product Catalog?

Jan 28, 2016

Did you know the 2016 AIAG Product and Training Catalog is available now for FREE download on the AIAG website? Here’s the link.

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You're Invited to Speak at a Future Automotive Experts (FAE) Program Event!

Jan 27, 2016

Prospective Speaker: Automotive Industry Action Group (AIAG) welcomes your proposal for a presentation or case study.

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AIAG Names GM’s David Leich And Kongsberg Automotive’s Matthias Vogel to its Board Of Directors

Jan 27, 2016

The Automotive Industry Action Group (AIAG) announced the appointment of David A. Leich, director of global supply chain for General Motors Corporation, and Matthias Vogel, senior vice president quality and HSE for Kongsberg Automotive ASA, to its board of directors. More than 20 executives from the automotive and transportation OEM and supplier community currently serve on the AIAG board, representing a cross-section of member companies.

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Are You Interested in Speaking at the 2016 AIAG Supply Chain Summit?

Jan 27, 2016

Prospective Speaker: Automotive Industry Action Group (AIAG) welcomes your proposal for a presentation or case study at the 2016 Supply Chain Summit!

This year's summit will take place on June 14, 2016, at the Laurel Manor Banquet and Conference Center in Livonia, Michigan.  

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Benefits to Getting your Internal Auditor Certification from AIAG

Jan 25, 2016

Much like a tooth cleaning at the dentist or a routine oil change on a car, internal audits are a vital part of keeping quality management systems running smoothly. And similar to the dental and car maintenance situations, the skills and certifications of the person conducting the audit can significantly change your perception of the diagnosis. AIAG offers a wide range of training options to enhance the capabilities of your internal auditors, all of which can be held at your facility. Whether internal or lead, AIAG has an auditor certification course for your needs.

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