June 6-8, 2016 | Las Vegas, NV
South Point Convention Center

surfin 2015

Preliminary Schedule

Monday
8:00 MFANC 2016 Golf Tournament
Revere Golf Club | Click Here to Register!
Proceeds benefit MFANC
9:00 Registration Desk Opens
8:00 - 5:30 Education Foundation Training
Aluminum Finishing
Electroplating & Surface Finishing
1:00 - 2:00 Keynote Presentation:
Reflecting on the Future of Transportation
Dan Sturges, The College for Creative Studies, Detroit
2:00 - 2:30 Blum Lecture
Melissa Klingenberg
Concurrent Technologies Corporation (CTC)
2:30 – 5:30 Nadcap Session
2:30 – 5:30 Conference Sessions
1. Electronics and Autocatalytic Applications
2. Mechanical Mass Finishing
2:45 – 4:30 Sustainability Summit
Best Practices for Surface Finishing: Trends, Tools and Regulation
4:30 – 5:15 Featured Presentation
Emerging Corporate Sustainability Trends for Automotive OEMs and the Supply Chain
Tanya Bolden, Director of Corporate Responsibility Products and Services, Automotive Industry Action Group (AIAG)
5:15 – 5:30 Sustainability Summit Q&A
5:30 – 7:00 Welcome Reception, Show Floor Open
Tuesday
7:30 Registration Desk Opens
8:00 - 5:30 Education Foundation Training
Aluminum Finishing
Electroplating & Surface Finishing
8:00 - 8:45 NASF Annual Meeting
8:45 - 9:00 NASF Awards Ceremony
9:00 - 10:00 Keynote Session
Emerging Global Regulations Aimed at Reducing the use of Hazardous Materials in Products and Processes in the Aerospace Supply Chain
Sally Gestautas, Global Substances Program Manager for Raytheon Company
10:00 - 1:00 Conference Sessions 3. Aerospace/Defense I: Hazmat Reduction
4. Advances in Surface Finishing I
5. Software Innovations for Design and Manufacture
6. Regulatory
10:00 - 5:00 Show Floor Open
12:30 - 2:00 Lunch on the Show Floor
1:00 - 2:00 NASF Chapter Leadership Meeting
1:30 - 4:30 Surface Finishing Boot Camp: Chemistry
2:00 - 5:30 Conference Sessions
7. Automotive I
8. Advances in Surface Finishing II
9. Aerospace/Defense II: Hex Chrome and Cadmium Alternatives
6:30 2016 Bowling Bracket Bash II (NASF GAC Fundraiser)
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Wednesday
7:30 Registration Desk Opens
8:00 - 5:30 Education Foundation Training
Aluminum Finishing Optional Exam
Electroplating & Surface Finishing
8:30 - 12:30 Conference Sessions
10. Automotive II
11. Innovations in Improving Productivity
12. Light Materials Finishing
9:00 - 3:00 Show Floor Open
10:00 - 12:00 Surface Finishing Boot Camp: Equipment
11:00 - 12:00 NASF Supplier Committee Meeting
12:30 - 2:00 Lunch on the Show Floor
1:00 - 2:00 NASF Technology Advisory Committee Meeting
1:00 - 2:30 Surface Finishing Boot Camp: Environmental
2:00 - 4:00 AESF Foundation Board of Trustees Meeting
4:00 - 5:00 SUR/FIN Steering Committee Meeting
5:30 - 8:30 NASF Board Meeting
Thursday
8:00 – 12:00 NASF Board Meeting
8:00 - 5:30 Education Foundation Training
Electroplating & Surface Finishing
Friday
8:00 - 12:00 Education Foundation Training
Electroplating & Surface Finishing Optional Exam

Justify Your Trip

Show Prospectus (PDF)
Editable Letter to Your Supervisor (DOCX)
Conference Schedule (PDF)

Special Events

MFANC 2016 Golf Tournament

Proceeds benefit MFANC

Bowling Bracket Bash

Proceeds benefit the NASF GAC Fund
Sponsorships
Registration