TUESDA , APRIL 12 - MORNING Technical and Business Sessions
SESSION TITLE, DESCRIPTION, AND ROOM
Management and Leadership in Engineering and Manufacturing Organizations (IDM202)
The purpose of this session is to further the exploration and research into management and leadership techniques which may be beneficial to engineering and manufacturing organizations. Reviews of how to improve the design process or possibly the manufacturing methods would be examples of acceptable submittals. Also, submittals which provide overviews and examples of functional roles which provide better understanding of engineering and manufacturing organizations.
10:00 a.m. - 11:20 a.m.
Organizers: Gene Dixon, East Carolina University
Chairpersons: Gene Dixon, East Carolina University
Cooperation Management: An Essential Enabler for Advanced Technology Development in the US
(2011-01-0078) Priya Playle, P3 North America Inc.
Steps to Overcome Resistance and to Implement Necessary Changes in a Manufacturing Organization
Jo Umberger, Umberger Development Partners Inc.
Followers and Commitment in the Workplace
Gene Dixon, Ashley Mercado, East Carolina University
Technical Keynote: Leading in Crazy Times
(Oral Only) Theresa Rich, General Motors Company
Designing and Design Reviewing for Preventing Quality Problems in Automotive Parts (Written Only -- No Oral Presentation)
(2011-01-0081) Akihiro honda, Denso Corporation
Planned by Lean - Six Sigma Committee / Integrated Design and Manufacturing Activity
Technical Session Oral Evaluation Incentives
In an effort to collect more evaluation ratings for the technical session speakers, SAE will be holding daily drawings for anyone who completes an oral evaluation card distributed in technical session rooms. Simply complete the card, tear off the perforation with your name and contact number, and turn it in to the session moderator. Three (3) winners will be announced daily to receive $50 gift certicates. Winners will be announced daily and posted in the technology lounges.
Career Development Session -- Reinvent Yourself for Green Jobs! (CONG100)
International Innovation Forum: Focus on France (CONG102)
Green careers in Michigan – do you have the skills? Find out from employers about the jobs that are available and what is required; find out from academia about the courses that have been created; and if you may qualify for funding to learn these skills? Presented by Michigan Academy for Green Mobility Alliance (MAGMA).
The SAE Congress is the important meeting place for automotive innovation leaders worldwide. This years event, on the eve of the proliferation of alternative fuel technologies, will be particularly exciting as it addresses the challenges and the trends which will determine the evolution of the industry over the next years. In this context, the American Embassy in Paris is sponsoring this afternoon’s event to highlight the wealth of innovation in France and the opportunities that this can present to American and International companies, by hosting a rostrum of France’s top automotive technology leaders.
1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
1:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
WEDNESDA , APRIL 13 - AFTERNOON Technical and Business Sessions
SESSION TITLE, DESCRIPTION, AND ROOM
Organizers: Martha Schanno, SAE International
US Commercial Service - Global Automotive Team
(Oral Only) Eve Lerman, US Dept. of Commerce
Conference Sessions and Speakers
(Oral Only) Stephanie Pencole, US Embassy Paris
PFA/FIEV: French Automotive Technological Attractiveness
Claude Cham, French Equipment Vehicle Industries
SNECI: Taking Advantage of France’s Technological Attractiveness
Sheila Smertnik, SNECI International Customer Supplier Performance Specialist
RENAULT: Innovation Strategy and Technological Expectations
Remi Bastien, Yves Arbeille, Renault Research Studies Center
LMM, group AVL: Development and Testing of Powertrain Solutions
(Oral Only) Pierre Yves Geels, LMM Group.
IAV: Powertrain, Electronics and Vehicle Development
(Oral Only) Thomas Rolle, IAV
Questions and Answers/Conclusions - All
B to B Session (REGISTRATION REQUIRED) -- TO REGISTER FOR ONE- ON-ONE MEETINGS WITh FRENCh INDUSTRY REPRESENTATIVES
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