OESA 2019 Alabama Regional Supplier Briefing on the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement
April 9, 2019 , DoubleTree Birmingham Perimeter Park, Birmingham, ALABAMA
Event Details

Many companies in the automotive sector are likely to be impacted by the new United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA). This agreement will have a profound effect on all levels of the automotive supply chain. To help companies understand implications of the agreement on the supply chain, suppliers and industry guests are invited to attend the Original Equipment Suppliers Association’s (OESA) Alabama Regional Supplier Briefing on the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement on April 9, 2019, at the DoubleTree Birmingham Perimeter Park, Birmingham, Alabama. 

Leigh Merino, vice president, regulatory affairs, Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA), Karin Muller, director, customs compliance and trade governance, Magna International Inc., and Steve Gardon, vice president global indirect taxes & customs, Lear Corporation, will discuss what is included in the new USMCA and areas suppliers should pay special attention to. 

In addition, attendees will hear directly from representatives of the Office of U.S. Trade Representative that helped to negotiate the agreement. Jason Bernstein, director for customs affairs, and Fred Fischer, director for industry affairs, Office of U.S. Trade Representative, Executive Office of the President, will offer their insight and answer questions from attendees. 

Suppliers and trade specialists who have a responsibility understand trade agreements or whose business is impacted by trade between the United States, Canada and Mexico should plan to attend this session.

Suppliers and industry guests may register in the events section of http://www.oesa.org. For registration and program information, contact OESA at 248.952.6401.

OESA Hotel Room Block

OESA has a Group block at DoubleTree by Hilton Birmingham Perimeter Park for the nights of April 8 and/or April 9. Simply copy and paste the URL below into your browser to access the exclusive rates. Please note, the entire URL must be copied and pasted for it to work properly.

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Hotel: DoubleTree by Hilton Birmingham Perimeter Park

Group Name: Briefing on US, Mexico, Canada Agreement

Arrival Date: 08-Apr-2019

Departure Date: 10-Apr-2019


Registration Information

Registration Fee:

Automotive Suppliers and Invited Guests $100


Please Note: OESA can no longer accept credit card information on faxed or emailed registrations. If you register via the PDF form, an OESA representative will contact you for payment information.


CLICK HERE for PDF Registration Form 

For registration assistance and program information, contact OESA at 248.952.6401.

Note:  Refunds cannot be given after April 2, 2019. Substitutions are always welcome. Charges will appear as “Motor & Equip MFG Assoc.” Register online at http://www.oesa.org or fax the completed registration form to 248.952.6404.

Event Agenda

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