Friday, May 15 - Saturday, May 16

*Board of Directors Meeting on May 14

Quad Cities, Iowa
Hosted by Johnson Manufacturing
Host Hotel: Hotel Blackhawk


Full Conference Registration 

Includes: Friday & Saturday Programming, Bus Transportation

  • Members: $345.00 USD for first attendee, $290.00 USD for additional attendees
  • Non-Members: $745.00 USD

*Spouse/guest ticket available for Welcome mixer/bowling on Thursday and dinner reception Friday for $195.00 with purchase of full registration.


Register Here Online


Join us in Quad Cities, Iowa for the 2020 NARSA Spring Conference hosted by Johnson Manufacturing. NARSA members from across the globe will gather to network and share news in the radiator/heat exchange industry.

We are excited to announce three guest speakers including EOS implementer Joel Swanson, Co-Founder of Element Talent Solutions Dan Gardo and Dr. Azeem Ahmed, Professor of Management & Entrepreneurship from the University of Iowa.




8:00 a.m.
NARSA/IDEA Board Meeting at
Hotel Blackhawk

7:00 - 10:00 p.m.
Welcome Mixer at Blackhawk Bowl (Bowling Alley located in Hotel Blackhawk basement)



8:30 - 10:30 a.m.
Speed Roundtable Discussions

10:40 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
First session with Dan Gardo, Co-Founder of Element Talent Solutions and Myra Consulting

12:15  - 1:15 p.m.

1:30 - 3:00 p.m.
Second session with Dr. Azeem Ahmed, University of Iowa Professor of Management & Entrepreneurship 

3:10  - 5:00 p.m.
Third session with Joel Swanson, certified EOS implementer

6:00  - 9:30 p.m.
Evening including dinner buffet, cocktails, and exhibitors 


8:30 a.m.
Board buses to Johnson Manufacturing

9:00 a.m. - 9:45 a.m.
Breakfast at Johnson Manufacturing

10:45 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Shop safety with Dave Brown

11:30 a.m. - Noon
Johnson Manufacturing's Larry LePrevost discusses experience in radiator industry 

Noon - 1:00 p.m.
Soldering and brazing techniques: differences and challenges of lead-free solders vs. lead solders. Discussion on fluxes, working temperatures

1:00 p.m.
Lunch at Johnson Manufacturing



Our host hotel is the Hotel Blackhawk in Davenport, Iowa. NARSA members have a special room rate for $139.00/night using this link.

For questions regarding registration, lodging or sponsorship, please email [email protected]