2012 AIAG Auto Parts Purchasing Leadership & Supplier Forum

Saturday - October 27, 2012

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8:50 AM - 8:55 AM

Forum Chairperson

Yilong Chen - Director, Asia Pacific Affairs
   - AIAG

8:55 AM - 9:00 AM

Welcome and Opening Remarks

J. Scot Sharland - Executive Director
   - AIAG

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Session I

Automotive OEM's Requirements and Messages to Suppliers

Johnny Saldanha - Purchasing Vice President
   - General Motors International Operations
Keith Cooper - Purchasing VP
   - Ford Motor Company-Asia Pacific and Africa
Jack Cheng - Purchasing VP, Fiat China
   - Fiat Auto -China
Leyang Lv - Purchasing VP
   - Volvo Cars China

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Session II

How to Improve the Competiveness in the Challenging Environment

Arvind Sharma - Executive Director, Purchasing of Lear APO
   - Lear Corporation
Bin Huang - Corporate Purchasing VP
   - Bosch Asia-Pacific
Michelle Du - Director of Purchasing & Supplier Development
   - Magna Asia Pacific
Jay Jiang - Deputy General Manager
   - Delphi Automotive Systems - China

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

Lunch

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1:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Session III

Automotive Supply Chain Data Network Connectivity-China

1:30 PM - 1:50 PM Standards-Managing & Enabling the Seamless Globalization

Mike Lemon - Chairman
   - International TechneGroup, Inc.

1:50 PM - 2:10 PM AIAG Supplier Network Connectivity Project

Betty Young - EDI Manager
   - Chrysler Group LLC

2:10 PM - 2:45 PM European OEM-Supplier Connectivity Landscape

Florian Von Kurnatowski - Director
   - ENX Association -European Network Exchange Association
Lars Cederholm - Volvo Information Technology
   - Volvo IT AB
Sten Lindgren - Managing Director
   - Odette Sweden AB

2:45 PM - 3:15 PM Break


3:15 PM - 3:40 PM North American Supplier Strategy Connectivity& Data Exchange

Deborah Jablonski - EDS Supply Chain Specialist
   - Midway Products Group, Inc.

3:40 PM - 4:30 PM China Automotive Connectivity Case Studies

Lessons Learned & Implementation Case Studies by Seeburger, GXS, and BASE2/DiCentral.


4:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Question and Answer

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