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Congress Central Theme

CONFERENCE MAIN THEME Market Changes drive Innovation in Paint and Process Nearly 350 High Qualified Automotives Experts will spend 2 days together to discuss and debate the following issues: 1.Regulation Compliance New Regulations in NAFTA Impact of banning current Chemical composants New Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Requirements What can we learn? How to anticipate and adapt? 2.Substrates: How do ensure Quality with changing substrates for new vehicles (EV, (...)

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Congress Program

2-Day Conference: June 13-14, 2018
DAY 1 - JUNE 13, 2018
08.40 am - SURCAR International President’s Welcome Remarks:
Tim Hayes - Ex-Global Customer Director, Delegate of the Board, DÜRR SYSTEMS GMBH
08.45 am - SURCAR North American Congress President’s Opening Address :
Kenny White - Director, Vehicle Systems Global Paint/GMNA Paint Execution, GENERAL MOTORS
09.00 am - Keynote Address : Transforming the Automotive Industry using Advanced Analytics
Paul Ballew - Vice President and (...)

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President Welcome Note

KENNY WHITE
SURCAR NORTH AMERICAN CONGRESS PRESIDENT
DIRECTOR, VEHICLE SYSTEMS GLOBAL PAINT/GMNA PAINT EXECUTION
GENERAL MOTORS
I am very excited to have the first North American Surcar meeting in Detroit. Having been in the paint finishing business for forty years, I have come to understand that our industry problems are not proprietary. At this Congress, OEMs and suppliers will collaborate on innovations and share their (...)

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Congress Central Theme

CONFERENCE MAIN THEME Market Changes drive Innovation in Paint and Process
Nearly 350 High Qualified Automotives Experts will spend 2 days together to discuss and debate the following issues:
1.Regulation Compliance
New Regulations in NAFTA
Impact of banning current Chemical composants
New Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Requirements What can we learn? How to anticipate and adapt? 2.Substrates:
How do ensure Quality with changing substrates for new vehicles (EV, (...)

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Committee Members

Major Carmakers and leading Paint Materials & Equipment Suppliers

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