National Technical Conference
April 21 - 24, 2018


2018 Technical Program Committee

Rich Nast, Chairman
Bracalente Manufacturing Group
Trumbauersville, Pennsylvania
Tony Gemignani, Vice-Chairman
R.F. Mau Co.
Lincolnwood, Illinois
Michael Goldman
Camcraft, Inc.
Hanover Park, Illinois
Ron Herrera
Erie Specialty Products, Inc.
Erie, Pennsylvania
Kevin G. Johnson
Mid-West Screw Products Co.
Livonia, Michigan
Kevin J. Johnson
FISCHER Special Tooling Corporation
Mentor, Ohio
Eric Lathrop
H & R Screw Machine Products, Inc.
Reed City, Michigan
Myron Lee
Mueller Brass Company
Port Huron, Michigan
Randall Lusk
Lusk Quality Machine Products, Inc.
Palmdale, California
Jeremy Rose
Wickman Machine Tool, Inc.
Lake in the Hills, Illinois
Charles Ruecker
Core Powered Inc.
Oakville, Ontario, Canada




Schedule of Events

Saturday, April 21

6:00 - 8:00 p.m.

6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Reception (Cash Bar)

Sunday, April 22

10:30 - 12:45 a.m.

12:00 - 12:30 a.m.
First Timer Welcome

1:00 - 2:30 p.m.
Lunch & Keynote Speaker 

2:45 - 4:15 p.m.
Session Block #1

4:30 - 7:00 p.m.
Technical Member Exhibits

Monday, April 23

7:30 - 8:30 a.m.
Buffet Breakfast

8:45 - 10:15 a.m.
Session Block #2

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"The ability to give someone something to take home to the shop and use is the key to this conference."
Rich Nast, Bracalente Manufacturing Group

"This conference is what I use for the mental recharge. The open discussion time and opportunities to further explain concepts and ideas is huge."
Ron Herrera, Erie Specialty Products


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