June 8-10, 2015 | Rosemont, Illinois
Donald E. Stephens Convention Center

SUR/FIN 2015 Keynote Presnters Bill Barkeley and Alan McGee

Honored Keynotes

NASF’s largest event of the year, the SUR/FIN® Manufacturing & Technology Tradeshow & Conference will feature renowned keynotes Alan McGee of John Deere and deaf-blind adventurer Bill Barkeley.

Conference attendees will hear from Alan McGee, Supply Base Manager of Enterprise Supply Management for John Deere. A veteran in the world of specialized finishes for crucial machine parts, Mr. McGee oversees technical support and guidance for Deere & Company’s selection of fasteners and fastener coatings. At SUR/FIN 2015, he will provide insight and perspective on surface finishing at Deere and highlight progress as well as current and future challenges for global customers of surface technology.

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Attendees will also hear from deaf-blind advocate, adventurer and storyteller Bill Barkeley. Known for beating the odds to accomplish impressive feats, like his 2008 climb of Mount Kilimanjaro in Africa, Mr. Barkeley will inspire surface technology professional’s greatest potential, both personally and for their businesses. Drawing upon his life experience, he will discuss the importance of having a pioneering mindset to grow beyond and through everyday business challenges.

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