Keeping your packaging game sharp requires a little sweat and sometimes a little grit. 

At the AAMA Packaging Bootcamp
, join fellow automotive packaging professionals, material managers, procurement specialists and the like to get tactical, brush up on your basics and best practices and focus on the latest trends and challenges facing the automotive inbound supply chain, all from a unique packaging perspective.

This half-day interactive session is designed to equip you with the tools and know-how necessary to increase your strength and agility as a packaging manager. Throughout the day you’ll hear from industry veterans, manufacturers, service providers and even a little cross-industry expertise. Expect the latest in returnable container management, yard management, packaging design, and more.

As innovation and smart technology continue to enhance the role packaging plays in the supply chain, the AAMA Packaging Bootcamp will keep you on point, in shape and ready for the packaging challenges ahead.

WEDNESDAY
AUGUST 16
2017

HONDA MANUFACTURING
OF ALABAMA

LINCOLN | ALABAMA

 PROUDLY
PRESENTED
BY




Topics ranging from:
  • Design best practice and engineering trends
  • Manufacturing process and enhancements
  • Fleet management and packaging optimization
  • Emerging packaging and reusable container management technologies
Powerful presentations from packaging thought leaders and experts, including:
  • Morrison Industries
  • Schaefer Systems International
  • Club Car
  • Surgere


Networking opportunities and exhibit displays


Official AAMA Packaging Bootcamp Certificate of Completion

Afternoon plant tour at Honda Manufacturing of Alabama


REGISTER TODAY!

Members (AAMA, GAMA, KAIA, MAMA, SCAC, TAMA): $25
Non-members: $50

Tabletop Exhibit: $100
Only a few available!
Exhibits must be related to packaging or container engineering, design, manufacturing, management or technology. To request to exhibit, contact Lynsey Delane at 256.824.6407 or lynsey@alautoindustry.org.

WORKING AGENDA
*All presenters, session topics, titles and timing are pending confirmation and
 subject to change.

*All sessions are scheduled for 30 minutes, plus an additional 5 minutes for Q&A.

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

8:00 - 8:30 a.m.
Networking Coffee & Breakfast

8:30 - 8:45 a.m.
Welcome & Introductions
Ron Davis, President / AAMA
David Zingery, Director, Marketing & Strategy / Surgere

8:45 - 9:20 a.m.
Packaging Opportunities & Best Practices
Jacob Wilson, President / Morrison Industries

9:20 - 9:55 a.m.
Packaging Design & Engineering
TBD

9:55 - 10:15 a.m.
Reusable Packaging Right-Sized
Andy Schumacher, Director of Sales North America, Packaging Systems Division /
Schaefer Systems International

10:50 - 11:25 a.m.
Packaging Technology & Effective Problem Solving
Rob Fink, Vice President, Technology / Surgere

11:25 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Packaging Development from a Cross-Industry Perspective
Camille Chism, Packaging Program Management Leader / Club Car

12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
Networking Lunch

1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
Plant Tour
(optional)
Honda Manufacturing of Alabama


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Location
:
Honda Manufacturing of Alabama
Welcome Center
1800 Honda Drive
Lincoln, Alabama 35096
Map & Directions!

For more information or questions, please contact:
Lynsey Delane
256.824.6407
lynsey@alautoindustry.org

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@SurgereInc

Dedicated LinkedIn Group Available Post-Event!