Customs Town Hall

Tuesday - November 05, 2013

7:30 AM - 8:30 AM


8:30 AM - 8:45 AM


Michele Wilton - Manager, US Customs Operations
   - Chrysler Group LLC

Scott Tolmie - Manager, WCM Academy Lead
   - Chrysler Group LLC

8:45 AM - 10:00 AM

Automotive Center of Excellence and Expertise

Updates from CBP on the Automotive and Aerospace CEE, including how CEE performance is being measured. Learn about the latest participating accounts, staffing and outreach/training.

Tinesha Cherry - Assistant Director, Trade Operations
   - U.S. Customs & Border Protection

10:00 AM - 10:30 AM


10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Canada Border Services Agency Update

Updates from CBSA on Commercial Programs & Operations, and the eManifest Implementation.

Gerry Dundas - Chief of Commercial Operations, Ambassador Bridge
   - Canada Border Services Agency

11:30 AM - 12:00 PM

AIAG Supply Chain Security Assessment System

Introduction to AIAG's Supply Chain Security Assessment System launching in the first Quarter 2014.

James Phillips - Senior Customs Manager
   - General Motors Company

Karen A. Lobdell - Director, Global Solutions
   - Integration Point, Inc.

12:00 PM - 1:15 PM


1:15 PM - 2:15 PM

Customs and Border Protection Update

US Customs today and future iniatiatives

Brenda Brockman Smith - Executive Director, ACE Business Office
   - U.S. Customs and Border Protection Office of International Trade

2:15 PM - 3:15 PM

National Intellectual Property Rights Center

Lev J. Kubiak - Director, National Intellectual Property Rights Coordination Center
   - U.S. Department of Homeland Security

3:15 PM - 3:45 PM


3:45 PM - 4:45 PM

Mexico Customs Update

Discussion on the similarities and differences between NEEC & C-TPAT, as well as an update on the 2014 Mexican Customs Regulations Changes.

Juan Guillermo Loza Meza - Foreign Trade & Customs Manager
   - Chrysler Group LLC

4:45 PM - 6:00 PM


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