A Word From Our Speakers
AutoPack Summit addresses an unmet need – spotlighting the critical link, inherent value, and resulting opportunities of packaging in the automotive supply chain and aftermarket process. The summit brings subject matter experts and industry leaders together for both visionary keynote presentations for tomorrow’s strategy and practical insights on supply chain tactics for today. – Dr. Andrew Hurley
2021 Speakers, Presenters, and Panelists
Vice President, DGI Solutions
Having practically been raised on the manufacturing floor, Rob has been around returnable packaging his entire life.
He graduated from Grand Valley State University with a Business Management degree in 2010, and has been with Diverse Global in his current role as Senior Account Manager for 5 years. His focus is to develop customer relationships and to help analyze their packaging needs, as well as to look for opportunities for customers to save money by implementing new packaging designs. One way he achieves that is to help those with space constraints optimize their facilities with the use of the newly patented RZR Rack.
Packaging Engineer, Robert Bosch LLC
Lauren graduated from Michigan State University with a Bachelors in Packaging Science.
She has been with Robert Bosch for 2.5 years supporting customers in the OES and IAM channel. She works cross-functionally to ensure quality, adherence to customer specifications, and develop new processes for the internal warehouse.
Packaging Engineer, Robert
Gauri has a Masters in Packaging Science from Michigan State University.
She has been working with Robert Bosch in the aftermarket division for 3 years supporting various OES and IAM channel. Recently, she has been focusing on using data analysis and machine learning for adhering label data and packaging specifications across BOSCH and OES systems.
Senior Packaging Engineer, Toyota
Gemela was born and raised in the suburbs of Detroit, Michigan. She is a Michigan State University Packaging grad with an MBA and background in procurement which has shaped her into a more well rounded engineer.
She is well versed in the world of packaging with some experience in beauty packaging. Automotive packaging has been the bulk of her exciting experience for the last 7 years. She is a proud Spartan and avid reader with a deep love to make the world fit into the most efficient package.