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 Board Meets to Look Forward to Identify Priorities to Address in 2015
The Summer meeting of the AEM Board of Directors serves as a pivotal time for our Association as it examines the progress to achieve our 2014 goals while beginning to identify those priorities to be addressed in 2015.
July 28, 2014 – From the President's Desk
In Memoriam: Ron Dunmire, Past CIMA Chair, Helped Guide Association, CONEXPO Show
AEM notes with deepest regret the death of Ronald Dunmire, an AEM Life Honorary Director as well as a past Chair and longtime Director of CIMA (an AEM predecessor group).
July 28, 2014 – AEM News
AEM ‘Face Time’ with Detroit-Area Members Set for August 21
Detroit-area members can discuss industry trends with AEM staff and learn how AEM programs and services can build their businesses at a complimentary, face-to-face member session on August 21.
July 28, 2014 – Membership
Krone, Astec, Doosan & Terex Deliver Exciting Events on IMA Harley Tour Stops
Four more member companies took advantage of AEM’s Harley Tour program in the first half of July, using the opportunity to engage employees and raise awareness for the mission of I Make America.
July 24, 2014 – Advocacy & Legislation
AEM Alerts Members on New Brazilian Requirements for Licensing, Registration
AEM alerts members doing business in Brazil that new registration and licensing requirements for agricultural and construction equipment operating on public roads will go into effect in Brazil starting August 1.
July 24, 2014 – Safety, Regulatory & Technical
Chair’s Report: Growing Member Involvement Moving AEM Towards Achievement of Goals
I’m pleased to see so many AEM members have answered my call to get involved in Association activities at some level in 2014. As we reach the midpoint of my term as AEM Chair, I can say I’ve noticed a real upsurge in participation in Association programs and events.
July 24, 2014 – AEM News
Engagement in Agriculture’s ‘Big Data’ Discussion Essential to Industry, AG Sector Board Decides
AEM must engage in the discussion surrounding “big data” in agriculture, the AEM AG Sector board decided at their meeting on July 15 in Boston, Massachusetts.
July 21, 2014 – AEM News
CE Sector Board Approves Formal Accreditation of Telematics Standard
AEM’s CE Sector Board approved moving ahead with formal accreditation of the telematics standard being developed by AEM and the Association of Equipment Management Professionals (AEMP) at their July 15 meeting in Boston, Massachusetts.
July 21, 2014 – AEM News
AEM Honors Students, Promotes Careers in Ag Equipment Industry
AEM helped raise awareness of fulfilling careers in the agricultural equipment industry at a ceremony recognizing top student branches of the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers (ASABE).
July 21, 2014 – Safety, Regulatory & Technical
AEM Says Short-term Highway Fund Fix Falls Short, Calls for Long-Term Solution
AEM ramped up its efforts to pressure Congress into producing a long-term solution to fix the Highway Trust Fund as House lawmakers passed a short-term patch to ensure the fund’s solvency past the end of this month.
July 17, 2014 – Advocacy & Legislation