Automotive Parts Suppliers Conference


Wednesday, APRIL 25, 2018

2:10 p.m.

Industry Outlook

Joe Langley
Economist, IHS View the Presentation


3:30 p.m.

Metal Additive Manufacturing for Automotive

sponsored by 3D Metal Printing Magazine Brad Kuvin, Moderator
Publisher, Metalforming Magazine


Practical Guidance From Design to Production

Dan Skulan
National Sales Manager, Renishaw View the Presentation


Challenges and Opportunities from the EU to the U.S.

Jon Walker
Automotive Specialist, EOS View the Presentation


Thursday, APRIL 26, 2018

8:30 a.m.

Quality Control in the Digital Age

sponsored by IQMS Jeff Hohlfeldt Vice President, Northern Industrial Manufacturing Corp. View the Presentation

9:00 a.m.

Tariffs and Raw Material Costs / Warranty Recovery Claims: Best Practices for Suppliers

Dan Sharkey
Partner, Brooks Wilkins Sharkey & Turco PLLC View the Presentation

10:45 a.m.

It’s a Chain Reaction: NAFTA and your business

Lou Longo, Moderator Partner and International Consulting Leader, Plante Moran Alejandro Rodriguez
Country Manager, Plante Moran Daron Gifford
Partner and Automotive Leader, Plante Moran View the Presentation

12:45 p.m.

Automotive Lightweighting: the Past, Present and Future

Abey Abraham
Managing Director, Ducker Worldwide

1:45 p.m.

New Age of Automobility

Lawrence D. Burns, PhD,
Business Advisor View the Presentation