Second Annual Conference on Manufacturing Management
"Managing Manufacturing: Implementing Change"
September 7 - 8, 1989
Purdue University - West Lafayette, Indiana
Thursday, September 7
3:00 - 5:00 p.m. Conference Registration - Krannert Drawing Room, Krannert Building
6:00 - 6:30 Reception - South Ballroom, Purdue Memorial Union
Welcome by Robert L. Ringel, Vice President, Purdue University
Introductory Remarks by Ronald E. Frank, Dean, Krannert School of Management
Keynote Remarks by C. Fred Fetterolf, President, ALCOA
"Manufacturing Excellence - A Fad That Will Pass?"
Friday, September 8
7:30 - 8:30 a.m. Continental Breakfast - Krannert Drawing Room, Krannert Building
8:30 - 9:45 General Session One - "Zero Defects: Cornerstone For Computer Integration"
Speaker: Don H. Davis, President
10:00 - 11:30 General Session Two - "Global Product Strategies For Success In The '90s"
Speaker: Louis R. Ross, Executive Vice President
International Automotive Operations, Ford Motor Company
11:45 - 1:15 p.m. Luncheon - West Faculty Lounge, Purdue Memorial Union
Remarks by Ronald E. Frank, Dean, Krannert School of Management
Presentation on Ingersoll-Rand Management Project by Leroy B. Schwarz, Professor of
Operations Management, and Carolyn Y. Woo, Associate Professor of Strategic
Management, Krannert School of Management
1:30 - 2:30 General Session Three - "World Class Cost Management: Gaining And Keeping A