––– NEW MEMBERSHIP OPTION –––
The Supplier Advisory Council has selected a new membership level for participation in SEA. The new ASSOCIATE membership is an “individual” membership and it is designed to provide individuals with the opportunity to join SEA, and explore ways in which their company can implement the roadmap by attending webcasts, briefings and conferences to learn and collaborate with other suppliers.
Select this Membership if any of the following applies to you:
You are interested in learning about an industry proven system for performance improvement.
You are interested in collaborating with suppliers that have implemented the system and are experiencing extraordinary results.
50% discount on CEO Conference and Supply Chain Summit fees
Free participation in Benchmark Site Visits
SEA Newsletter and updates
Free participation in LES Implementation Webcasts
Join SEA at an ASSOCIATE level today!
A new individual membership for consultants was also created. Click here to visit SEA's JOIN page for more information
––– SEA ROADMAP –––
Implementing the SEA Roadmap
Just Got Easier
Have you visited the SEA Webcasts Tab lately?
We’re making it easier to implement the roadmap with a series of one-hour webcasts that help you accelerate your improvement.
––– UPCOMING EVENTS –––
SEA SUPPLIER CEO CONFERENCE
The seven practices for industry-leading performance
SAVE THE DATE!
March 19, 20 - 21, 2012
March 19: Benchmark a world-class metal finishing company – Hixson Metal Finishing, Newport Beach, CA
March 20: SAC Meeting (open to the public), Supply Chain Summit and Reception
March 21: CEO Conference
Event Location: Hyatt Regency, Irvine, CA
About the Conference
What should today’s aerospace supply chain leader be doing to insure future success? Where should we place our focus and investment to ensure that we capture more market share in today’s aerospace market? How important is the role of a leader in driving continuous improvement? Customers, suppliers, and industry leaders speak about the role of leadership in insuring success and continuing growth in market share in today’s tough economic climate. Speakers will highlight the seven leadership practices of the SEA Roadmap.
Who Should Attend
- Aerospace and Defense Industry Contractors and Suppliers
- CEOs, company owners, presidents and operations senior leaders
- OEM and Tier One senior supplier development, management and procurement professionals
- DoD, Airlines, and others who depend on the aerospace and defense supply chain
Not a SEA member? JOIN NOW!
––– A&D SUPPLY CHAIN AWARDS CONFERENCE 2011 –––
SEA held it’s 5th annual A&D Supply Chain Awards Conference and Gala on November 15-17 at the Hyatt Grand Champions in Indian Wells, CA. The award finalists and winners were revealed during the Awards Ceremony on November 17th. Please visit the SEA website for a list of the 2011 Award Finalists and Winners.
Click for video clips of the CEO Conference & Awards Gala
Click for video clips of the Supply Chain Summit
––– ABOUT SEA –––
Did you know…?
SEA is an unprecedented aerospace and defense alliance led by sub-tier suppliers committed to accelerating supply chain performance. SEA is a non-profit 501c6 funded by supplier memberships and sponsorships that provides...
- a proven turnkey system for supplier development targeted to mid-tier aerospace and defense customers.
- a platform for supplier visibility, performance improvement and collaboration.
- an industry voice for suppliers on issues affecting supply chain performance.
SEA partners and alliances include Agie Charmilles Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME), National Defense Industrial Association (NDIA), International Aerospace Quality Group (IAQG), Society of British Aerospace Companies (SBAC), and California Space Authority.
For further information and answers to your questions about SEA, please contact:
Main telephone: (949) 476-1144
Executive Director: Mickey Wiebe, Ext 6
Director, Operations: Hilda Pacheco-Taylor, Ext 3
Director, Sponsorships: Mickey Wiebe, Ext 6
Director, Project Management: Jeff Hawley, Ext 1
––– SEA LEADER WORKSHOP REDESIGN –––
The SEA Leader Workshop has been re-vamped and it is now a 3-day workshop focused specifically in preparing the SEA Roadmap Leader (Champion) within your company to understand the SEA Lean Enterprise System (LES), the SEA Roadmap, and how to prepare the company for the SEA Certification.
The recommended participants are Supplier company executives and managers who will serve as champions for the SEA conversion process in their company. Participants will be expected to learn the steps for SEA implementation and go back to their company and provide facilitation for key workshop activities.
For the next scheduled SEA Leader Workshop CLICK HERE