Packaging Technical Networking Session

Tuesday - November 18, 2014

8:30 AM - 9:00 AM



9:00 AM - 9:15 AM


Brian Hall - Program Manager Supply Chain
   - AIAG

9:15 AM - 10:00 AM

Overcoming Global Part Shipment Challenges

Overcoming Global Part Shipment Challenges with Reusable Packaging and Protective Dunnage. As automotive OEMs and tier suppliers expand globally, their need for reusable packaging is increasing. Learn how automotive companies are reducing freight with collapsible designs or standardized packaging to get better use in their trailers; improving their part protection with better class-A protective dunnage materials and increasing pack density with new and different dunnage material options.

Bob Petersen - Industrial Market Manager
   - ORBIS Corporation

10:00 AM - 10:45 AM

Trends in Container Pooling

Ken Comben - Packaging Engineering Manager
   - CHEP Automotive and Industrial Solutions

10:45 AM - 11:15 AM



11:15 AM - 12:00 PM

Container Visibility and Tracking Today

Stacy Schmidt - CMS/MHE Manager
   - Chrysler Group LLC
Thomas Teagan - Supervisor GMNA Container Flow
   - General Motors Company

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Networking Lunch


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