Look for Innovation, Knowledge, Opportunities March 8 & 9 at NARSA Meeting in Southern California Print
Monday, February 11, 2019 10:51 AM

Look for Innovation, Knowledge, Opportunities • March 8 & 9 at NARSA Meeting in Southern California

ONTARIO, CA – Join NARSA for a very special two day conference that features industry tours, management sessions, shop skills instruction as well as table top exhibits and networking luncheons and tours.

Friday will focus on management, marketing and trends and features a tour of CSF's state of the art distribution center and sessions at the Embassy Suites Hotel. Saturday will focus on hands-on and technical at the TSM's manufacturing facility in San Bernardino.

Both days provide great networking to learn and to share with your peers. CSF and TSM are minutes from the hotel. Shopping and restaurants are within easy travel distance including the Ontario Mills shopping center. 

Details and registration, click here.  


Thursday, March 7, 2019 – Board Meeting

  • 8AM – 5PM: Boarding Meeting at Embassy Suites by Hilton Ontario Airport 

Friday, March 8, 2019 – CSF & Tabletop Reception  

(Transportation not provided, ride sharing will be encouraged and facilitated)

  • Morning:  Tours, Lunch, Sessions at CSF (Lunch sponsored by CSF)
  • Afternoon: Sessions at Embassy Suites by Hilton Ontario Airport
  • Evening:  Tabletop Reception and Displays at Embassy Suites by Hilton Ontario Airport

Saturday, March 9, 2019 – TSM

(Transportation not provided. Ride sharing will be encouraged and facilitated.)

  • Morning: Tours of TSM
  •  Sessions at TSM
  • Lunch and Tabletop Displays at TSM (Lunch sponsored by TSM)
  • Afternoon: Sessions at TSM

Hotel Information  

Embassy Suites by Hilton Ontario Airport Hotel
3663 E. Guasti Rd.
Ontario, CA 91761

Room Rate: $145 per night plus tax for a limited time. Rate includes complimentary full breakfast with made-to-order omelet station and two-hour evening reception. Complimentary shuttle to and from Ontario Airport. Complimentary parking. Complimentary Internet in guest suites, business center and public areas. 

Friday Program at the Hotel in the Afternoon 

Managing Prop 65: Operating and Selling in California —  Aaron Morrow of Johnson Manufacturing takes an in depth look at What is Proposition 65, what has changed since the original act in 1986, and how its effects Businesses operating in California and for those businesses selling products into California. 

Website Trends – Liz Juchno, Digital Communications Manager, NARSA — What makes a good website? Liz Juchno, NARSA Digital Communication & Marketing Coordinator, provides insights on the latest trends in website design and ecommerce. In her 30-minute session she will present examples of the good, the bad, the ugly, and user friendly websites. Attendees will leave the sessions with tips, tricks, and a better understanding on what makes a good website.

40 Years of Hot and Cold at NARSA — As he nears retirement NARSA Executive director Wayne Juchno recounts forty plus years of the people and progress of NARSA. He will discuss the development of the organization and how it has remained relevant by responding to the trends in the ever changing world of cooling system maintenance and repair. Juchno will provide a rare behind the scenes look and analysis of the organization's history and track record. He will also connect the dots of the past with those of the future to illustrate the importance of association for this community of heat exchange and thermal management specialists. Look for informed commentary on technology, commercial trends, association politics, leadership, successes and failures. 

Saturday Program at TSM

Aluminum Welding and Radiator Tank Applications — Create additional business for you and faster turnaround for your customers. Learn how to apply your aluminum welding skills to the construction and fabrication of tanks. Jeff of Fontana Radiator will conduct a hands-on workshop that will cover materials, equipment, jogs, measurements, filler materials, design and more.

Markets and Technology for DPF and DOC Maintenance — Jeremy Anderson, National Sales Manager with FSX Equipment Inc., will present an encompassing session on DPFs and DOCs. He will cover market potential, history, technological developments in equipment, filters and cleaning, as well as fleet concerns, real world service experiences, and testing. 

Power Generation Services & the Aftermarket — Charles Dorsey of ERS/LKQ Corp. will provide a rare deep dive into the world of an aftermarket supplier of heat exchanger service and parts for power generation equipment. He will cover the market, personnel, necessary equipment, equipment needed by specific jobs, processes, constructing quotes, and best practices for onsite work.

The Spring Conference provides networking and learning experiences. The tour at TSM on Saturday will show you how a radiator is made. Special pricing 5 for $55 for NARSA members applies.

2019 Spring Conference