Monday, Oct. 2

09:00 AM

9:00am-11:30am

Executive Committee (invitation only)

Headquarters Hotel – Conference Room

01:30 PM

1:30pm-4:30pm

Board Meeting (invitation only)

Headquarters Hotel, Hollowsquare

02:00 PM

2:00pm-5:00pm

Exhibitor Registration Open

Convention Center, Lobby
Tuesday Oct. 3

09:00 AM

9:00am - 6:30pm

Registration Open

Convention Center, Lobby

03:00 PM

3:00pm -3:15pm

Ribbon Cutting Floor Grand Opening

Convention Center, exhibit hall entrance

03:00 PM

3:00pm - 6:30pm

Exhibit Hall Open

Hall A

05:00 PM

5:00pm-6:30pm

Wednesday Oct. 4

07:30 AM

7:30am - 5:00pm

Registration Open

Convention Center, Lobby

08:00 AM

8:00am-8:50am

Track 1: Business Practices

MFG Day – Best Practices

08:00 AM

8:00am-8:50am

Track 2: Manufacturing

Shot Peening Study

08:00 AM

8:00am-8:50am

Track 3: Culture, Leadership and Motivation

Sales Team Motivation

08:00 AM

8:00am-8:50am

Track 4: Technology

Single Point vs. Dual Point Coilers

08:00 AM

8:00am-8:50am

Track 5: Business Environment

Economic Update

08:00 AM

8:00am-8:50am

Track 6: Materials & Testing

Side Load Measurements

08:50 AM

8:50am-9:00am

Break

Convention Center

09:00 AM

9:00am-9:50am

Track 1: Business Practices

Overview of Rockford Systems Safety Services

09:00 AM

9:00am-9:50am

Track 2: Manufacturing

New Technologies and Slide Forming

09:00 AM

9:00am-9:50am

Track 3: Culture, Leadership and Motivation

TBD

09:00 AM

9:00am-9:50am

Track 4: Technology

Quality Control for Torsion Spring Production

09:00 AM

9:00am-9:50am

Track 5: Business Environment

Bring Manufacturing Back to America

09:00 AM

9:00am-9:50am

Track 6: Materials & Testing

Failure Analysis

10:00 AM

10:00am-5:00pm

Exhibit Hall Open

Hall A
Thursday Oct. 5

07:30 AM

7:30am-2:30pm

Registration Open

Convention Center, Lobby

08:00 AM

8:00am-8:50am

Track 1: Business Practices

Solar Power

08:00 AM

8:00am-8:50am

Track 2: Manufacturing

Grinding Wheels - Nomenclature and Selection

08:00 AM

8:00am-8:50am

Track 3: Culture, Leadership and Motivation

Dream It Do It

08:00 AM

8:00am-8:50am

Track 4: Technology

Two Bainitic Pre-Tempered Steel Grades for Similar Spring Applications: A New Concept

08:00 AM

8:00am-8:50am

Track 5: Business Environment

Key Attributes working with Suppliers

08:00 AM

8:00am-8:50am

Track 6: Materials & Testing

Stress Relief Study

08:50 AM

8:50am-9:00am

Break

Convention Center

09:00 AM

9:00am-9:50am

Track 1: Business Practices

Marketing Quality Management

09:00 AM

9:00am-9:50am

Track 2: Manufacturing

Robotics

09:00 AM

9:00am-9:50am

Track 3: Culture, Leadership and Motivation

Machine Safeguarding

09:00 AM

9:00am-9:50am

Track 4: Technology

Digital Twins for Intelligent Optimization of Bending Processes

09:00 AM

9:00am-9:50am

Track 5: Business Environment

New Technologies in Slide Forming

09:00 AM

9:00am-9:50am

Track 6: Materials & Testing

Spring Design 101

10:00 AM

10:00am-2:30pm

Exhibit Hall Open

Hall A

02:30 PM

Meeting Concludes

04:00 PM

4:00pm-5:00pm

Tradeshow Committee

Headquarters Hotel