A long list of International as well as national automotive lightweight executives have already signed up for the 2nd Automotive Lightweight Procurement Symposium. Beside a row of exiting speeches focused on the topic Automotive Lightweighting, supply chain and procurement management, the symposium is also an ideal location to interchange with executives from many leading OEMs and suppliers from all over the world. The symposium is held in the days leading up to the Aluminium China and China Diecasting shows, both taking place at the Shanghai New International Expo Centre which is located next to the symposium venue, Jumeirah Himalayas Hotel.

Agenda: Mr. Frank VENIER – Strategy and Innovation – Lightweight Design Centre – Audi AG [Keynote] Dr. Gerhard KRACHLER - Director Advanced Development & Product Strategy – MAGNA STEYR Fahrzeugtechnik AG & Co KG Mr. Christian JURICEK – Manager R&D Europe – MAGNA COSMA International Mr. Peter BERNSCHER – Member Of The Board & Director Automotive Body Parts – Voestalpine AG Mr. Andreas MUELLER – CEO – DGS Druckguss Systeme AG Mr. Li WAN – Vice President – Guangdong Hongtu Technology (Holdings) Co., Ltd Mr. Lothar HARTMANN – Managing Director Foundry Machines & Trimming Presses – Kurtz GmbH Mr. Jochen SIEBERT – Managing Partner – JSC Automotive Consulting Co. Ltd. [Keynote] Mr. Rudolf RIEDEL – Group Managing Director – StrikoWestofen GmbH Mr. James LIU – Managing Director & Vice President of Asia Auto Sales – Novelis China Dr. Jin HOU – General Manager – Sapa Technology Asia Mr. Yoshikazu MUKAI – Executive Vice President & Technical Specialist – Kobelco Automotive Aluminium Rolled Products (China) Co,.Ltd – Shanghai Branch Prof. Fei XIONG – Chief Engineer & Director of Auto Lightweight Department – Geely [Keynote]

Fast Facts:
• Statistics of participants: 47% Executives, 41% Managers, 12% Experts / 44% Europe, 6% NAFTA, 50% Asia
• Exhibitors are Kurtz, Novelis, Idra, StikoWestofen, DGS Druckguss
• Number of executive speakers - 18+
• Presentation (40 - 55 min) languages - Chinese & English (Simultaneous interpreting)
• Three reception parties included

For further information and registration visit: http://www.alumag.cc/asia-2015-symposium/

Mr. Jost GAERTNER, Managing Partner - AluMag, Tel.: +49 2373 929492, j.gaertner@alumag.de
Ms. Ying Zhou. Project Coordinator Japan & China - AluMag, Tel.: +49 172 6415876, y.zhou@alumag.de