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|Robustness Validation - Why Are We Here and What Do We Get Out of It?|
|Keywords: Automotive, Electronics, Packaging|
|Lunch Speaker on Wednesday, April 11, 2007: Roger E. Rickey is President of R.E. Rickey & Associates, Inc. and has over 30 years experience in the automotive and electronics industries, including 4 years experience as Plant Manager, Chrysler Huntsville Electronics Division, a leading electronics manufacturer. He is currently an international Management Consultant and has several Fortune 500 clients, including major automotive OEMs. Mr. Rickey began his career in engineering with Ford Motor Co., was Chief Engineer and Director of Engineering with United Technologies Automotive Products Division. He holds degrees from Eastern Michigan University and Southern Illinois University, and served as an Officer with the U.S. Army in Vietnam. He holds two Bronze Star Medals and an Army Commendation Medal.|
|Mr. Roger E. Rickey , President
R. E. Rickey & Associates
Big Rapids, MI