SAE 2014 Aerospace Manufacturing and Automated Fastening Conference & Exhibition

Technical Session Schedule

Tuesday, September 23

Manufacturing/Materials/Structures - Lean Manufacturing, Six Sigma & Supply Chain
(Session Code: AMAF206)

Room 251B  10:00 a.m.

This session will address the use of Lean Tools and Techniques in aerospace manufacturing. Attendees will also hear case-studies on Lean Implementation and the application of the hybrid technique of Lean / Six Sigma in the aerospace industry. Lastly, this session will address the issues of Supply Chain (the 4 Ws) and the Dynamics of Supply Chain that are involved when dealing in a global manufacturing environment.

Organizers - Jeffrey Morgan, Boeing; Kevin Sweeney, Boeing Commercial Airplanes; Monica Tatar, Boeing Co.
Chairpersons - Monica Tatar, Boeing Co.

Time Paper No. Title
10:30 a.m. 2014-01-2231
Five Strategies for Improving Aerospace Supply Chain Quality Management and Performance
Louis Columbus, Plex Systems Inc.
11:30 p.m. ORAL ONLY
AS6500 Manufacturing Management Standard
Robert Reifenberg, Hill Air Force Base
An Agent Based Approach for Multi-Objective Optimization in Production Scheduling for Turbine Engine Blade Manufacturing (Written Only -- No Oral Presentation)
Ruiqiang Lu, AVIC Beijing Aero Mfg Tech Res Inst.

Planned by Manufacturing, Material, Structure Committee / EMB Air and Space Group