(11:30 am -- lunch is provided)
Derrick Redding (SCM'02), General Manager Toyota Business Unit, Johnson controls, Inc.
Leading Global Cost Reduction Programs @ Toyota and Johnson Controls: How the MLOG degree helped
Derrick will discuss how his MLOG degree helped him in his roles at Toyota as well as at Johnson Controls in his various roles to include leading global cost reduction for the Nissan business and, in his current role, leading the global Corolla Seating business. He will give an example of tools that can be used to identify variation in manufacturing plants and how it can be eliminated, reduced or contained.