Bill Krueger, Nissan's new North American manufacturing boss, will speak at a gala dinner on May 17. Frank Ewasyshyn, Chrysler's executive vice president for manufacturing, will speak earlier that day.
Krueger and Ewasyshyn are among several industry leaders who will address the conference, scheduled for May 16-18.
When: May 16-18
Where: Renaissance Nashville Hotel, Nashville
For information: 313-446-0485 or autonews.com/manufacturing
Host sponsors: Deloitte and Tennessee Economic and Community Development
He oversees all production and supply chain management functions for Nissan's three U.S. plants and its two plants in Mexico.
Before joining Nissan, Krueger held management positions at Toyota, most recently as general manager at the Georgetown, Ky., plant.
The theme of the conference will be "The Seamless Supply Chain: The managerial culture and technical tools that make for high-quality, high-productivity manufacturing."