NASA Counterfeit Parts Avoidance Discussion Forum – Sept. 29, 2014

NASA Safety and Mission Assurance Discussion Forum

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, 2014 • 1-3 P.M. (EDT)

Counterfeit parts within the government supply chain are a growing concern. Join our panelists as they discuss

• U.S. government legislative and regulatory actions
• ERAI and Government Industry Data Exchange Program data scrub
• SAE AS6171, Counterfeit Avoidance Testing Techniques
• Counterfeit detection round robin test results
• Ruminations, myths and unreliable facts
• NASA center test capability matrix
• Counterfeit parts training resources
• NASA Supplier Assessment System (SAS) counterfeit parts database


• Brian Hughitt, NASA’s Quality technical fellow, NASA Headquarters
• Fred Schipp, MDA/Navy Counterfeit Parts Expert, U.S. Navy
• Dan DiMase, G-19A Chairman, SAE
• Steve Walters, Senior Technical Manager, Reliability, Maintainability and System Safety, Honeywell
• Henry Livingston, Engineering Fellow and Technical Director, BAE Systems
• Carlo Abesamis, Procurement Quality Assurance Lead, NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory
• Kris Dietrich, SAS Database Administrator, SAIC, NASA Johnson Space Center


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