Ultrasound World Agenda

A top notch line-up of thought leaders will be sharing their knowledge and experience with attendees. Topics will cover everything from implementing condition based monitoring programs, steam trap testing, data collection and analysis, and more! We’re working on pulling together a fantastic agenda, so stay tuned for more details coming soon!

Day 1:Tuesday, May 9, 2017

1:00-4:30
Pre-Conference Workshop - Impact of Condition Monitoring Technologies on Worker Safety
1:00-4:30
Exhibitor Set-Up
4:30-4:45
Presenter's Meeting
5:00-7:00
Exhibits Open
5:00-7:00
Welcome Reception - Sponsored by Plant Services

Day 2:Wednesday, May 10, 2017

8:00-8:30
Breakfast in Exhibit Hall
8:30-8:45
Welcoming Remarks
8:45-10:00
General Session Keynote - "Connected Analytics as a Foundation for Industry Disruption" presented by Ingrid Lancaster, ADLink Technologies & Rob Risany of IBM
10:00-10:30
Break/Exhibits Open
10:30-Noon
Implementing a Condition Based Lubrication Programme for Variable Speed Rotating Equipment- James Neale, PhD, CMRP, University of Waikato
Noon-1:15
Lunch in Exhibit Hall
1:15-2:15
Using What We Learn to Make a Difference – presented by Eric Holt, Michelin
2:15-3:15
Developing & Implementing an Effective Ultrasound Program at USG Interiors -presented by Josh Mattson, USG Interiors
3:15-3:45
Break/Exhibits Open
3:45-5:00
Sustaining an Effective Predictive Maintenance Program – presented by Brett Dyess, CMRP, Nissan North America
5:00-6:00
Cocktail Reception/Exhibits Open
6:00
Beach BBQ - Sponsored by Allied Reliability Group

Day 3:Thursday, May 11, 2017

8:00-8:30
Breakfast in Exhibit Hall
8:30-10:00
General Session & Keynote - The Future is Here - What Now? - Klaus Blache, PhD, Universtiy of Tennessee
10:00-10:30
Break/Exhibits Open
10:30-Noon
How to Set Up an Ultrasound Program - Joe Anderson, CMRP, Schwann Foods
Noon-1:15
Lunch in Exhibit Hall
1:15
Exhibits Close
1:15-2:15
Electrical Inspections - When Something You Hear Isn't Bad - Joe Gierlach, Tegg Service, An ABM Company
2:15-3:15
Combining Ultrasound and Debottlenecking to Deliver Higher Profit Margins - Steve Toth, Delta Focused Improvement & Nick Duffield, Lauras International USA
3:15-3:30
Networking Break
3:30-4:30
Ultrasound - Where to Start? - Lorna Hall, Lockheed Martin
4:30-5:30
Journey to Precision Lubrication - Malcolm Osenton, The Mosaic Company
5:30-5:45
Tying it All Together - Closing Keynote - James Neale, Phd, CMRP, University of Waikato
6:00 - 9:00
CMRP/CMRT/CAMA Exams Offered

Day 4:Friday, May 12, 2017

8:30-4:00
Software Training

Ultrasound World Registration

Register for May 9 -12, 2017

Conference Registration

Networking Events

While the backbone of any conference is the content shared, there’s no doubt that the opportunity to network with your peers comes in at a close second! That’s why we offer numerous opportunities to network in both small and large groups at the following events:

Welcome Reception & Exhibits; Tuesday, May 9 – 5:00 – 7:00 p.m.

Sponsored by Plant Services 
Join us for a cocktail reception where you’ll be introduced to your fellow conference attendees. As you wander around the reception you’ll have the opportunity to meet our featured industry partners who will be showcasing their products and services and how their solutions can help you achieve results!

Reception & Exhibits; Wednesday, May 10 – 5:00 – 6:00 p.m.

After a day of listening to presentations use this opportunity to discuss with your peers what your take-aways were and how you plan to implement them when you return to your facility. This is also another great opportunity to learn how our featured industry partners can assist you.

Beach BBQ; Wednesday, May 10 – 6:00

Sponsored by Allied Reliability Group
We can’t hold a conference at the beach without letting you get your toes in the sand! Join us for a fun BBQ on the beach while we take in a signature Gulf Coast sunset! Raffle prizes, entertainment, beach music & fire pits will help keep the party going long after the sun has set!