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Convention schedule overview

All official EASA events will be held at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre and the Fairmont Royal York


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Saturday, June 11 

9:00 am - 5:00 pm Optional Tour
Niagara Falls & Niagara-on-the-Lake
(Lunch included) 
12:00 - 1:00 pm Chapter Leadership Lunch
(For EASA's Chapter leaders. Separate registration required.)
1:00 - 4:00 pm Optional Tour
Toronto City Tour
(with stop at Casa Loma)
1:00 - 4:30 pm Chapter Leadership Forum
(For EASA's Chapter leaders. Separate registration required.)
1:30 - 5:00 pm Pumping System Optimization
Bill Livoti
WEG/Hydraulic Institute
Enhancing Profit in EASA Service Centers
Joe Patterson
Teleios Development
Evansville, IN
1:30 - 3:00 pm How Customers Evaluate the Quality of Your Service Work
Jerry Peerbolte
J. Peerbolte & Associates
Fort Smith, AR
Stator Core Testing: Know What You Have Before You Wind It
Mike Howell
EASA Technical Support Specialist
St. Louis, MO
3:30 - 5:00 pm Introducing New Services: Are Customers Interested?
Jerry Peerbolte
J. Peerbolte & Associates
Fort Smith, AR
How Winding Changes Affect Motor Performance
Tom Bishop, P.E.
EASA Senior Technical Support Specialist
St. Louis, MO
4:30 - 5:15 pm Chapter Leadership Reception
(For EASA's Chapter leaders.)

 

Sunday, June 12 

7:30 - 8:20 am Breakfast and Accreditation Q&A
Tom Bishop, P.E.
EASA Senior Technical Support Specialist
St. Louis, MO
8:30 - 9:30 am EASA Service Centers and Regulatory Inspections
Tom Barnes
Compliance Specialists, Inc.
McCalla, AL
Vital Planning Regimens for Sales Professionals: Part 1
Don Buttrey
Sales Professional Training, Inc.
Beavercreek, OH
Open Technical Forum
Facilitator: Austin Bonnett, EASA Education & Technology Consultant, Gallatin, MO
Panelists: Tom Bishop, P.E.; Chuck Yung, Mike Howell and Jim Bryan, EASA Technical Support Specialists; Gene Vogel, EASA Pump & Vibration Specialist
9:45 - 10:45 am Regulatory Changes and Top 10 Safety Issues Facing the Service Center
Tom Barnes
Compliance Specialists, Inc.
McCalla, AL
Vital Planning Regimens for Sales Professionals: Part 2
Don Buttrey
Sales Professional Training, Inc.
Beavercreek, OH
Open Technical Forum
Facilitator: Austin BonnettEASA Education & Technology Consultant, Gallatin, MO
Panelists: Tom Bishop, P.E.; Chuck Yung, Mike Howell and Jim Bryan, EASA Technical Support Specialists; Gene Vogel, EASA Pump & Vibration Specialist
11:00 am - 12:45 pm Kickoff Luncheon, Opening Remarks and Keynote "A Kick in the Attitude"
Keynote Speaker: Sam Glenn, Carmel, IN
1:00 - 4:30 pm Exhibition Hall Open & Used Equipment Trading Post
New Product Theater
2:00 - 2:30 pm — Lafert North America - Presentation title to be announced
6:00 - 10:00 pm Dinner & Entertainment
Cash bar, Board of Directors Introduction, Dinner and Entertainment

 

Monday, June 13 

7:30 - 9:00 am Breakfast and General Session: Global Industrial Economy 2016 and Beyond
Brian Beaulieu
Institute for Trend Research
Manchester, NH
9:15 - 10:25 am Practical Steps to Transition Your Business
Tom Deans, Ph.D.
Détente Financial Press
Orangeville, ON, Canada
Sustainable Sales Team Development: Part 1
Don Buttrey
Sales Professional Training, Inc.
Beavercreek, OH
European Trends, Repair Industry Development and Industry 4.0
EASA European & World Chapter Representatives
Johan De Coster, Coil Partners, Istanbul, Turkey
David Griffin, CPM Engineering Ltd., Manchester, UK
Frederic Beghain, Region 9 General Manager, Luxembourg
Mathis Menzel, Menzel Elecktromotoren GmBH, Berlin, Germany
Dirk De Nutte, Allied Reliability Group EMEA, Heverlee, Belgium 
Pump Cavitation Case Study
Gene Vogel
EASA Pump & Vibration Specialist
St. Louis, MO
Hybrid Permanent Magnet Motors: Repair and Application Considerations
Rich Schaefer
Baldor Electric Co., A Member of the ABB Group
DC Theory and Design 101
Chuck Yung
EASA Senior Technical Support Specialists
St. Louis, MO
10:00 am - 4:00 pm Optional Tour
Royal Ontario Museum and Bloor-Yorkville Shopping
(with options for departure to hotel at 1:30, 2:30 and 3:30 pm)
10:45 - 11:55 am Getting Your Business Ready for Sale
Tom Deans, Ph.D.
Détente Financial Press
Orangeville, ON, Canada
Sustainable Sales Team Development: Part 2
Don Buttrey
Sales Professional Training, Inc.
Beavercreek, OH
Offering Comprehensive Motor Management Programs
Chris Culver
Trade-Mark Industrial, Inc.
Cambridge, ON, Canada
Failure Analysis of Bearings
William (Bud) Frabell
Midpoint Bearing
Ontario, CA
Steel — Metallurgy and Practical Application of Various Grades of Steel
Gene Vogel
EASA Pump & Vibration Specialist
St. Louis, MO
Speed Torque Curves
Jim Bryan
EASA Technical Support Specialist
St. Louis, MO
11:00 am - 3:00 pm Optional Tour
Harbor Lunch Cruise
(with time at Waterfront)
12:00 - 4:00 pm Exhibition Hall Open & Used Equipment Trading Post 
New Product Theater
1:15 - 1:45 pm — Spring Point Solutions - Mobile Paperwork
2:00 - 2:30 pm — Electro Static Technology-ITW - Presentation title to be announced
2:45 - 3:15 pm — Schunk Graphite Technology - Carbon Fiber Grounding Solution
3:30 - 4:00 pm — SEMAPI - Presentation title to be announced

 

Tuesday, June 14 

7:30 - 8:55 am Breakfast & Annual Business Meeting
9:00 am - 12:00 pm Exhibition Hall Open & Used Equipment Trading Post
New Product Theater
11:00 am - 3:00 pm Optional Tour
Best of Toronto Food Tour
11:30 am - 3:00 pm Optional Tour
Toronto's Historic Distillery District Tour
(with cheese, chocolate and beer sampling and time on your own for lunch/shopping)
12:15 - 1:45 pm Luncheon with Speaker: Next Level Leadership
Ryan Estis
Ryan Estis & Associates
Minneapolis, MN
2:15 - 4:00 pm Plant Tour
Armstrong Fluid Technology
5:00 - 7:00 pm Closing Reception


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