Automotive Parts Suppliers Conference

Automotive Parts Suppliers Conference



2:30 p.m.

PMA Southeast District: Ulbrich Stainless Steels and Special Metals 100th Anniversary Tour

Ends at 5:00 p.m.
Event partner, PMA Southeast District, is hosting a plant tour at Ulbrich’s Westminster, SC, facility to celebrate the company’s 100th anniversary. This is a free event for PMA members only and limited to 50 registrants.
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6:00 p.m.

Early Arrivals Reception

Ends at 8:00 p.m.
Enjoy cocktails, hors d’oeuvres and great conversation in a relaxed and informal setting before the conference officially begins the following day.



7:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

Exhibitor/Sponsor Setup

10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

Registration and Exhibits Open

11:00 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.

Welcoming Remarks

David Klotz President, Precision Metalforming Association
11:15 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 12:45 p.m.

Lunch and Exhibits Open

12:45 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Cost Effective Solutions in Aluminum Roll Forming for Body Structure and EV Systems

Mario Greco Director, Strategy & Marketing, Global Automotive, Novelis Inc.
Nando Tedeschi Director, Business Development, Global Automotive, Novelis Inc.
1:30 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.

Strategies for Metalformers to Cash In on EV Opportunities

Tom Alongi Partner, UHY LLP
Dan Bruce Principal, UHY LLP
2:15 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Networking Break and Exhibits Open

2:30 p.m. - 3:45 p.m.

Roundtable Discussion: The Ever-Evolving Automotive Supply Chain

Moderator Steve Horaney VP, Sales and Membership, MEMA
Michael Haughey President & CEO, North American Stamping Group, LLC
Donna Kuhr CEO/President/Managing Partner, PTM Corporation
3:45 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

External Innovation and Venture

Kellie Lindsay Director of Strategic Partnerships, Autotech Ventures
4:30 p.m. - 4:35 p.m.

Day One Wrap-Up

4:35 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Cocktail Reception



8:00 a.m. - 8:45 a.m.


8:45 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.

A Legal Discussion with Dan Sharkey

Dan Sharkey Partner, Brooks Wilkins Sharkey & Turco PLLC
10:15 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

Networking Break and Exhibits Open

10:30 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.

Opportunities for Metalforming in the Energy Transition: From Renewable Energy and Batteries to Electrolyzers, EVs, Fuels Cells and More

Alex Chapman President, Ridge Creek Global
11:15 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

Closing Remarks

David Klotz President, Precision Metalforming Association
12:15 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

BMW Driving Experience

Be introduced to professional driving instructors who will have set the course for four driving sessions.

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Alison Miller

Meetings and Events Manager

(216) 901-8800
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