SAE 2014 World Congress & Exhibition

Technical Session Schedule

Wednesday, April 9

Global Supply Chain Management
(Session Code: IDM401)

Room 116 A  8:00 a.m.

The critical role an optimized supply chain plays in every company’s competitive strength and long term success. Organizations must create supply chain improvements that enable growth, efficiency, and sustainability in the global economy. This session will discuss the understanding a customer’s global business strategies and supply chain goals in order to deliver quantified business value to a customer’s bottom line through improvements to revenue, expense, and current or fixed assets.

Organizers - Mohamed El-Sayed, Kettering Univ; Beena Anand, DTE Energy

Time Paper No. Title
8:00 a.m. ORAL ONLY
Technical Keynote: Command and Control of the Global Supply Chain
David Pollard, FedEx Customer Solutions
8:40 a.m. 2014-01-0781
Analysis of Technology Adoption Rates in New Vehicles
Aaron Hula, Jeffrey Alson, Amy Bunker, Kevin Bolon, US Environmental Protection Agency
9:00 a.m. 2014-01-0783
Need for a Robust Asset Management Business Algorithm
Seyed M. Mirmiran, Vern Scott, Chrysler LLC; Bill Swenson, Stephen Funtig, Accelero Solutions Inc.
9:20 a.m. 2014-01-0779
Automobile Speedometer Reading Recognition for Automated Testing
Sunil Kumar Chippa, Bhavani Srinivasaiah, Samraj Jabez Dhinagar, TVS Motor Co., Ltd.
9:40 a.m. 2014-01-0780
Convolution of Engineering Methods (TRIZ, FMEA, Robust Engineering) to Creatively Develop New Technologies
Miwoo Han, Yongpyo Lim, Seong-ho An, Hyundai Motor Co.
10:00 a.m. 2014-01-0782
Battery-Free AGVs Advantages over Chain Based Conveyance
Rod Emery, RedViking
10:20 a.m. ORAL ONLY
KPIs Simulation of a Steel Producer Supply Chain
Raid Al-Aomar, Abu Dhabi University
10:40 a.m. ORAL ONLY
Accelerating Implementation and Reducing Costs of Late Design Changes
Joseph Barkai, IDC Manufacturing Insights