We’re down to the wire! In the final weeks before the AIAG/AAMA Southern Automotive Quality Summit on March 5th in beautiful Birmingham, Alabama, we’re looking forward to hearing from our incredible speaker lineup. You won’t want to miss out on sessions like these!Read More
As chair of AIAG’s Quality Steering Committee, there’s no doubt that Harald Wilhelm – head of Quality Processes and Standards, North America at Continental – brings a wealth of experience and expertise to the table. Sitting down for an interview just days after celebrating his 30th anniversary with Continental, Harald shared his thoughts on the importance of getting involved, staying informed and keeping up with industry news.
A friendly reminder! If you’re interested in presenting at AIAG’s 2019 Quality Summit – scheduled for October 2-3 – session proposals are due by Friday, March 1st.Read More
New event alert!
AIAG is hosting a Call to Action on February 26, 2019 to announce the formation of the Supplier & Product Reliability Assurance work group. This group will update AIAG’s current D-32 publication by the same name, working to improve existing tools, update common industry terms, and incorporate references to IATF 16949 and the upcoming AIAG-VDA FMEA guideline.Read More
Traceability provides product visibility throughout the automotive supply chain, helping organizations identify products by location and product/process characteristic while assisting in streamlining product callbacks, containment, and inventory management. OEMs and suppliers have implemented numerous product traceability solutions – but until now, there hasn’t been a guideline that outlines the standardized best practices endorsed by the automotive industry. That’s where AIAG’s new Traceability Guideline comes in.Read More
In 2012, AIAG introduced the Core Tools Self-Assessment (CTSA) as a means to measure an individual’s Core Tools proficiency and identify areas for improvement. The CTSA is a timed, open book self-assessment that covers APQP/PPAP, FMEA, MSA and SPC and is offered in eight different languages. Exam questions are tied to the proctored Core Tools certification exams offered by AIAG.Read More