Make your designs more efficient with AIAG’s Design Review Based on Failure (DRBFM) Guide

Jan 18, 2016

Your current design works, but you may be looking for a way to make it more efficient. AIAG’s Design Review Based on Failure Modes (DRBFM) Reference Guide provides guidance on this in-depth analysis process that focuses on engineering changes once a baseline design has been established. It works by analyzing your current design identifying areas for improvement, and defining the impact of the change.

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Survey Coming to Help AIAG Clarify Problem-Solving Issues that Impact Quality

Jan 14, 2016

According to AIAG’s 2015 Quality 2020 study, OEMs and suppliers rank problem solving as the most critical issue impacting quality. Now, AIAG is asking industry professionals to respond to a follow-up survey to help determine an actionable path forward. AIAG says the survey invitation will arrive in inboxes late January.

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Register by January 15th to Save on First Southern Automotive Quality Summit

Jan 14, 2016

AIAG and the Alabama Automotive Manufacturers Association is urging interested attendees to its first-ever Southern Automotive Quality Summit to register by January 15, 2016 to avoid the higher late-registration fee that goes into effect after that date.

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U.S. Government may be Harsh on Companies that Don’t Adequately Manage Risk

Jan 07, 2016

At AIAG’s Customs Town Hall event in Livonia, Michigan, on November 17, 2015, Greg Husisian, a partner with the law firm Foley & Lardner LLP, noted that “key U.S. sanctions are not going away” for non-U.S. subsidiaries and joint ventures.

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Is the Approved Economic Operator Program Now a Business Philosophy?

Jan 07, 2016

Marcela Garcia says that the World Customs Organization’s Approved Economic Operator (AEO) program is “here to stay” and that it is turning into a “business philosophy.” Garcia’s remarks were made during a video interview at AIAG’s Customs Town Hall in Livonia, Michigan, on November 17, 2015.

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Labeling Documents Available FREE for Members!

Jan 06, 2016

Are you being asked by your customer to use certain labeling practices but you don’t know where to find them?  AIAG has the labeling guides and standards you are looking for. Want to hear something else great? If your company is an AIAG member, all three of these documents are available to you for FREE in eDocument version. Take advantage of your member benefits and order your free electronic versions of these three indispensable guides to proper labeling today. 

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Building a Business Case for Sustainability: Theory vs. Practice

Dec 17, 2015

Effective corporate responsibility practices require companies to stay informed on the issues confronting them, as well as strategies for economically viable business cases, technical approaches for integration, and insight on how leading companies tackle similar issues. The 2016 Summit is a unique opportunity to support your organization’s efforts to identify risk and strategies to better manage the outcome. Stay ahead of the CR curve by engaging with forward-thinking leaders in the field and by discovering new insights and industry best practices.

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What’s Ahead in 2016 for Corporate Responsibility?

Dec 17, 2015

In 2015, AIAG’s Corporate Responsibility Program Management Team and the active work groups and committees formed from member subject matter experts continued to build on our promise to be a leading industry resource and convener of topics such conflict minerals reporting, global chemical regulatory management, and supply chain sustainability.

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To Those Who Made A Difference in 2015

Dec 17, 2015

With 2015 drawing to a close, AIAG’s Corporate Responsibility team wishes to express its gratitude to the many individuals whose personal and professional commitments of time, energy, resources, experience, and expertise have made a significant impact on AIAG’s CR accomplishments over the last 12 months.

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AIAG Previews Southern Automotive Quality Summit Agenda for January 2016

Dec 10, 2015

AIAG has released the agenda for its first-ever Southern Automotive Quality Summit, which will be held in collaboration with the Alabama Automotive Manufacturers Association (AAMA) on January 28, 2016 at the Birmingham/Jefferson Convention Complex in Birmingham, Alabama.

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