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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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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Quality 2020 Study: Assuring Product Compliance is Top Focus in Product Development

Dec 09, 2015

AIAG’s Quality 2020 study reveals that OEMs and suppliers rank product development concerns among the top four most critical issues impacting quality. 

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New Study: Redundant QMS Requirements Affect Supplier Efficiencies and Ability to Respond to Quality-Related Events

Nov 04, 2015

AIAG’s new Quality 2020 study reveals that OEMs and suppliers rank complex and redundant quality management system requirements among the top three most critical issues impacting quality. (The other two top concerns are problem solving and customer service requirements — see reports, “Inadequate Problem Solving Tops the List of Automakers’ Quality Concerns,” and “Standardizing Customer Specific Requirements Represents an Opportunity for Industry-Wide Collaboration.”)

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AIAG’s First-Ever 2016 Southern Automotive Quality Summit Reveals Speaker Line-Up

Nov 04, 2015


The first-ever Southern Automotive Quality Summit  — scheduled for January 28, 2016 at the Birmingham/Jefferson Convention Complex in Birmingham, Alabama — has announced its speaker line-up.

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Cross-Plant Connectivity: A Reality with an Enterprise Quality Hub

Nov 04, 2015

Automotive manufacturers have long been pioneers when it comes to introducing new technologies, tools, and devices in their processes. As vehicles become more complex and are equipped with more bells and whistles, technology is playing a more important role than ever on the assembly line.

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How to Justify a Software Purchase — Step by Step

Nov 04, 2015

I recently participated in a discussion panel that was part of the AIAG Quality Summit in Novi, Michigan, September 22-23, 2015. The topic focused on software for quality in manufacturing. The panel included vendors offering software for quality improvement and quality management systems.

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Join Us for the New AIAG Governance & Ethics Professional Series

Oct 25, 2015

Given the recent attention to NHTSA recalls, Department of Justice litigations, and privacy issues within the automotive industry, you won’t want to miss this rare opportunity to hear perspectives from legal professionals with extensive experience working with the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), the US National Security Agency (NSA), and the US Department of Justice (DoJ).

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AIAG’s Tanya Bolden Presents at 2015 Southern Automotive Conference

Oct 21, 2015

The southeast United States, already known for its world-class automotive production and sound business environment, continues to boast the fastest growing automotive industry in North America as global sales increase and OEMs and major suppliers continue to invest.

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