Finished Vehicle Logistics Programme

Wednesday 30th September 2009

09:00-10:30
Session 1
The impact of the recession
What impact has the recession had on the finished vehicle logistics market?
Leaders of the industry discuss the implications on logistics.
Jack Cooper Transport Vicki Streukens, Director, Vehicle Logistics, General Motors Steve Tripp, Senior Manager, Worldwide Vehicle Transportation, Chrysler Group LLC

10:30 – 11:00
Coffee

11:00 – 12:30
Session 2

FVL Damage Limitation
This session will look at the methods used to limit the damage to vehicles in transit.
Dennis Manns, VP Logistics, American Honda Gustavo Ortelli, Regional Manager, SOLNET

12:30 – 14:00
Lunch

14:00 – 15:30
Session 3

Quality and Benchmarking
Looking at ways to benchmark finished vehicle logistics
Marc Brazeau, Principal, AutoDiversity Management inc. (ADMi)
Barry Long, Manager, Vehicle Logistics, BM

15:30 – 16:00
Coffee

16:00 – 17:00
Collaboration

The heads of logistics of Ford and GM get together to discuss how OEMs are collaborating.
Susanna Webber, Director, Global Logistics, General Motors Frederiek Toney, Vice President, Ford Customer Service Division Peter Weiss, Director, Worldwide Transportation, Chrysler