Advanced Coatings Symposium – Aerospace 2019



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American Welding Society and International Thermal Spray Association

October 7-10, 2019
Springfield, MA


Annual ITSA Membership Meeting

AWS C2 Committee Meeting on Thermal Spray Standards

3rd Annual Advanced Coatings Symposium

CONTACTS

Alfred Nieves
305 443.9353 x467 | itsa@thermalspray.org

Alina Blanco
305 443.9353 x218 | ablanco@aws.org


MGM Springfield

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* Rate of $189/night | Deadline for Group Reservation Code is Sept 16, 2019




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CONFERENCE SCHEDULE


MONDAY / October 7th

• Exhibit Hours 6 – 8pm
• ITSA Business Annual Meeting 4 – 6pm
  (Open to All)
• Welcome Reception 6 – 8pm
  (Includes hors d’oeuvres and drinks)

TUESDAY / October 8th

• Registration Open 7:30am – 5pm
• Exhibit Hours 8am – 5pm
• Sessions 8am – 5pm
• Attendee Lunch noon – 12:30pm
• Tour of the New England Air Museum
• Dinner 7pm

WEDNESDAY / October 9th

• Sessions 8am – noon
• Exhibit Hours 8am – 12:30pm
• Attendee Lunch noon – 12:30pm
• Cocktails 6:30pm
• Exhibitor Tear Down 1 – 4pm

THURSDAY / October 10th

• C2 Committee Meeting 9am – 5pm


ATTENDEE PRICING

3RD ANNUAL ADVANCED COATINGS SYMPOSIUM ATTENDEE PRICING


AWS Conference Attendee Pricing

REGISTRATION INCLUDES
• Morning and Afternoon Breaks
• 2 Lunch
• 1 Dinner
• 2 Cocktail Hours

TECHNICAL PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS
• Full program by TBD
• Up to — PDH Hours earned

Member

Non Member

Early Bird (by August 1, 2019) $575 $705
Regular $675 $805
Student $75
 

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All cancellations MUST BE IN WRITING. If you cancel 35 DAYS PRIOR to the conference you will receive a refund of 50%. If you cancel from 34 DAYS to 3 DAYS PRIOR to the conference you will receive a refund of 10%. NO REFUNDS will be given 3 DAYS or less prior to the conference.

HOTEL / VENUE

MGM Springfield

+1 413-273-5000
One MGM Way, Springfield, MA 01103

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* Rate of $189 per night | Deadline for Group Reservation Code is September 16, 2019


Set in an entertainment complex, this grand hotel and casino surrounded by restaurants is a 9-minute walk from the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame and a 15-minute walk from Union train station.

Plush rooms include complimentary Wi-Fi, flat-screen TVs and rainfall showers, plus sitting areas and city views. The 1-bedroom suites offer free-standing tubs, and dining and living areas; some add patios.

Amenities include a luxe steakhouse, an Italian restaurant and 4 bars, plus a Starbucks cafe and an informal food hall. As well as the casino and a simulated golf course, there’s also an outdoor pool, a gym & a spa. Parking is available.

MGM Springfield Exterior

MGM Springfield Lobby

MGM Springfield Rotunda Room

 

EXHIBITOR INFORMATION


Download the 2019 ITSA Lead Retrieval Order Form >

EXHIBITS

$1,500 per 8×10′ space includes:
• 1 full conference registration
• Option to purchase 2 booth attendant registrations at $525 per attendee
• Company logo on Conference website
• Company recognition in final program


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ITSA Symposiums

The International Thermal Spray Association, a Standing Committee of the American Welding Society, is a professional industrial association dedicated to expanding the use of thermal spray technologies for the benefit of industry and society. The association is closely interwoven with the history of thermal spray development. Founded in 1948 as “Metallizing Service Contractors,” the International Thermal Spray Association has been closely tied to virtually all major advances in thermal spray technology, equipment and materials, industry events, education, standards, and market development in North and South America. ITSA strives to move the industry forward in both thought and action, as well as inspire new generations to see the exciting career opportunities available today. ITSA Symposiums set the stage for new ideas, products and technology through interactive exhibits, educational programming, and networking opportunities.

Why Exhibit with ITSA?

Exhibiting with the International Thermal Spray Association gives more exposure to your company among vendors in the thermal spray industry. It enables you to establish name recognition and product identity amidst competitors. Our events bring qualified and professional individuals interested in the thermal spray trade right to you. This provides a valuable crossroad enabling your business to increase their sales and forge new partnerships. Participating in ITSA events allow you to network with industry peers to find the best solutions for business growth and obtain broader access to lenders within different fields of the thermal spray industry.



FOR MORE INFORMATION ON EXHIBITING OPPORTUNITIES

Alfred Nieves
305 443.9353 x467 | itsa@thermalspray.org

Alina Blanco
305 443.9353 x218 | ablanco@aws.org


 

SPONSORSHIPS

Diamond Sponsorship
Member $5,000
Non-Member $5,500

(Limit of 1*)
Benefits Include:
• 1 Full Page 4-color ad in sponsored conference brochure
• 1 1-color logo on drink napkins during lunch
• 1 4-color digital logo on conference website with hyperlink
• Company logo in sponsored conference brochure
• Recognition on sponsor “Thank You” sign prominently displayed at event
• Opportunity to distribute company’s product literature to all attendees
• 3 Complimentary attendee registrations
• 1 Complimentary tabletop exhibit
* Based on first come, first serve.

Gold Sponsorship
Member $4,000
Non-Member $4,500


Benefits Include:
• 1 Full Page 4-color ad in sponsored conference brochure
• 1 4-color digital logo on conference website with hyperlink
• Company logo in sponsored conference brochure
• Recognition on sponsor “Thank You” sign prominently displayed at event
• Opportunity to distribute company’s product literature to all attendees
• 2 Complimentary attendee registrations
• 1 Complimentary tabletop exhibit

Silver Sponsorship
Member $3,000
Non-Member $3,500


Benefits Include:
• 1/2 Page 4-color ad in sponsored conference brochure
• 1 4-color digital logo on conference website with hyperlink
• Company logo in sponsored conference brochure
• Recognition on sponsor “Thank You” sign prominently displayed at event
• 2 Complimentary attendee registrations
• 1 Complimentary tabletop exhibit

Attendee Bag Sponsorship – $1,500

(Exclusive*)
Benefits Include:
• Company logo on tote bag* given to each attendee. Production is not included
• Company recognition on “Thank You” signage at the conference
• Company recognition in the Final Program (confirmation by September 1, 2019)
• Company name and link displayed on conference “Welcome” Web page and included on all promotional emails.
• 1 Complimentary attendee registration
* Sponsor responsible for providing tote bags. Tote bags and giveaway item must be approved by AWS. Sponsor must ship bags to AWS by September 1, 2019, or sponsor can bring item to conference for distribution.

Hospitality Suite Sponsorship – $3,500

(Limit of 4*)
Benefits Include:
• Company logo on tables
• Company logo on cocktail napkins and cups
• Acknowledgement during the evening as the sponsor(s) of the event
• Company name and logo on signage at the Hospitality Suite
• Recognition as sponsor on “Thank You” signage at event and Final Program
• Company name and link displayed included on all promotional e-mails
• 1 Complimentary attendee registration

Luncheon Sponsorship – $1,500

(Limit of 1*)
Benefits Include:
• Company recognition on onsite signage displayed at the luncheon, including table tents and an easel sign
• Opportunity to distribute promotional giveaway or flyer during luncheon. Sponsor is responsible for provided item. Item must be approved by AWS
• Company recognition on “Thank You” signage at the conference
• Company recognition in the Final Program
• Company name and link displayed on conference “Welcome” Web page and included on all promotional emails
• 1 Complimentary attendee registration
* Sponsor is responsible for provided item/flyer distributed during lunch. Item must be approved by AWS.

 


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FOR MORE INFORMATION ON
SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

Alfred Nieves
305 443.9353 x467 | itsa@thermalspray.org

Alina Blanco
305 443.9353 x218 | ablanco@aws.org





Keynote Speaker

Brian Hazel

Technical Fellow
Coatings in Materials and Process Engineering Group
Pratt & Whitney (P&W)

Pratt & Whitney Dependable Engines

Brian Hazel - Technical Fellow at Pratt & Whitney

Mr. Brian Hazel has 19 years of experience in gas turbine material development including work in TBCs, EBCs, bond coatings, corrosion resistant coatings, and single crystal superalloys. Mr. Hazel has a M.S. in Materials Science and Engineering from The Ohio State University. He has over 40 patents in the area of high temperature coatings with emphasis on TBCs, EBCs, and corrosion resistant systems. Mr. Hazel was or will be a co-chair for the 2017 thermal Spray of Suspensions and Solutions Symposium, 2018 TBC V conference in Irsee, Germany, 2019 thermal Spray of Suspensions Solutions and EBCs Symposium, and will be the chair of the 2022 TBC VI conference in Irsee, Germany.





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