The Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA) Information Services Council will host its third annual MIS Council Supplier Forum from noon until 3:30 p.m. on Wednesday, July 16, at the Hyatt Regency O’Hare in Chicago – immediately following the Aftermarket eForum(tm).
The free event is open to employees of motor vehicle parts suppliers who are responsible for information technology, information services, e-commerce, cataloging, business process support, networks, Web services, finance and plant floor computer support.
The program will include a facilitated discussion on "The Changing Role of IT Managers" and breakout sessions on "Identifying Supplier Operations Impacted by Technology." Lunch will be provided.
For details about the MIS Council Supplier Forum or other Council activities, contact Chris Gardner at 919-406-8830 or [email protected]. More information about the MIS Council is available online at www.miscouncil.org.
The MIS Council, a peer council of the Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA), provides leadership, education, industry interaction and idea exchange regarding matters of common interest to information technology (IT), information services (IS) and e-commerce professionals in the automotive aftermarket and heavy duty industries. Members include IT, IS and e-commerce executives and professionals from member companies of MEMA market segment associations – the Automotive Aftermarket Suppliers Association (AASA) and Heavy Duty Manufacturers Association (HDMA).
MEMA (www.mema.org) represents more than 700 motor vehicle product manufacturers with nearly 12,000 U.S. plant locations and 783,000 workers. Together, these companies keep the U.S. automotive and truck industry supplied with the components that enable it to produce some 17 million vehicles annually and keep the 232 million vehicles on the road with replacement products and services. MEMA supports its members through its three market segment associations: Automotive Aftermarket Suppliers Association (AASA), Heavy Duty Manufacturers Association (HDMA) and Original Equipment Suppliers Association (OESA).