AEM Advisor, updated twice weekly, offers a snapshot look at association actions taken on behalf of members and the industry in key operating areas, including public policy, market trends/statistics, technical and safety issues, trade shows and education offerings.
AEM Keeps Pressure on Congress to Pass Long-term Highway Bill, Sponsors Materials Group Fly-In
AEM is helping keep the pressure on Congress to pass a long-term highway bill by sponsoring the Highway Materials Group Fly-In September 9-10 in Washington, D.C.
August 28, 2014 – Advocacy & Legislation
AEM Hosts ASHCA Board, Increases Awareness of Industry Safety Efforts
AEM increased awareness of industry efforts to promote safe use of agricultural equipment when it hosted and took part in a meeting of the Board of Directors of the Agricultural Health & Safety Council of America (ASHCA) on August 21-22.
August 28, 2014 – Safety, Regulatory & Technical
ICUEE, AG CONNECT Named ‘Gold 100’ Award Winners; Shows Ranked Among Largest in U.S. for 2013
Two shows owned and managed by AEM have been named to Trade Show Executive (TSE) magazine’s annual Gold 100 ranking of the largest U.S. trade shows by exhibit space size.
August 28, 2014 – Trade Shows
AEM Advocacy: From the I Make America Harley Tour to an Ambitious AEM Infrastructure 2050 Vision
I Make America. AEM has communicated a lot about this advocacy centerpiece that is now a well-established and recognizable brand to deliver our public policy messages and build grassroots support for our industry issues.
August 25, 2014 – From the President's Desk
Ag Electronics Manufacturers Aim to Increase Product Compatibility at Fall Plugfest
Agricultural electronics manufacturers aim to increase compatibility of their products with others from around the world at the fall 2014 Plugfest, set for October 21-24 in Senlis, France. Registration is now open.
August 25, 2014 – Safety, Regulatory & Technical
Fecon Inc. Nominates AEM for Ice Bucket Challenge: Challenge Accepted
Fecon Inc. nominated AEM’s I Make America campaign for the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. AEM, a long-time supporter of the ALS Association, proudly accepted the challenge and donated $250 to ALS research.
August 25, 2014 – AEM News
bC India 2014 on Firm Ground Despite Difficult Market; AEM Pavilion Supports Members
Despite a difficult market, the upcoming BAUMA CONEXPO SHOW – bC India 2014 will occupy some 120,000 square meters of space – approximately 30,000 square meters of hall space and some 90,000 square meters of outdoor exhibition space.
August 25, 2014 – Trade Shows
AGCO, Volvo CE Join REACH Steering Committee, Strengthen AEM Initiative
AEM strengthened support for its REACH (Registration, Evaluation, Authorization and Restriction of Chemical Substances) initiative with the addition of AGCO and Volvo Construction Equipment to the Material Management (REACH Initiative) Steering Committee.
August 21, 2014 – Safety, Regulatory & Technical
AEM Snapshot Survey: End Users Upbeat on Fleet Size, Staffing, Telematics
The mood was generally upbeat in an end-user survey conducted earlier this year by AEM to give members a snapshot-look at market perceptions.
August 21, 2014 – Market Information
AEM Helps Members ‘Tune In’ to Customer Needs, Co-locates Support Seminar with AEMP Symposium
To help members “tune in” to customer needs on a first-hand basis, AEM will co-locate its 2014 Customer Support Council Seminar with the Asset Management Symposium of the Association of Equipment Management Professionals (AEMP).
August 21, 2014 – Education