NAHAD will host its third annual Hose Safety Institute Regional Training in Chicago, June 27-28, 2022. This program is designed to promote and develop an understanding and adoption of HSI guidelines and best practices in hose design and fabrication. Attendees will participate in a series of interactive presentations, visit distributor locations for hands-on exercises, and tour a manufacturer's warehouse. 

2022 HSI REGIONAL TRAINING

Monday-Tuesday, June 27-28, 2022
DoubleTree-Rosemont, Chicago, IL

This program is designed to promote and encourage the adoption of HSI guidelines and best practices in hose design, manufacturing, and fabrication. Attendees will participate in interactive classroom learning and have hands-on experiences in a variety of hose types.  Leveraging local member resources, training will be conducted in both a manufacturing and distributor environment.  Activities at each site will showcase and demonstrate how HSI guidelines are used in practice.

Day 1 (All Times are Central)

8:30 AM Registration for HSI Workshop
9:00 AM Welcome & Introductions
9:10 AM - 11:45 AM HSI Workshop: Helping End-Users Develop a Safety & Preventative Maintenance Program
11:45 AM – 1:00 PM Registration & Lunch
1:00 PM – 1:10 PM Welcome: NAHAD Leadership    
1:10 PM – 2:00 PM Manufacturers Panel: Emerging Markets and Technologies
2:10 PM – 3:00 PM How Its Made - Hose Manufacturing Methods
3:10 PM – 4:00 PM Failure Analysis:  How and Why
4:10 PM – 4:45 PM About the HSI Program: Its Importance to the Industry and to You
4:45 PM Day 2 Review
5:30 PM – 7:30 PM 
Networking Reception Kings Bowl America

 

Day 2 – Schedule (Site Visits)

Participants will be divided into two groups and loaded on buses for a unique experience at each of these three sites:

 

Abbott Rubber: Hands-on and classroom.

Abbott Rubber has been in business since 1951 and serves the OEM and distributor marketplace.  They are one of the original members of HSI and they are a leading source, for a broad range of customers around the world.

 

Uniflex: Hands-on and classroom. 

Founded in 1972, Uniflex is a system provider in hose production. They produce innovative, reliable, and durable hose crimpers, cutting machines, pinprick tools, skiving machines, marking tools, test systems, software, and cleaning machines.

 

Kuriyama: Warehouse Tour and classroom.   

The Kuriyama of America group of companies includes eight subsidiaries and six distribution centers, as well as numerous distributors, providing a complete line of thermoplastic, rubber, and metal hose products and accessories including couplings and fittings, for use in industrial and commercial applications.

 

The schedule is planned as follows:

8:30 AM – 12:00 PM       Morning Session

12:00 PM – 1:00 PM       Lunch on site

1:30 PM – 5:00 PM         Afternoon Session (rotate locations)


For questions on the 2022 Regional Training, contact us at education@nahad.org

Registration will open in 2022

Monday- Tuesday, June 27-28, 2022
DoubleTree-Rosemont, Chicago, IL

This program is designed to promote and encourage the adoption of HSI guidelines and best practices in hose design, manufacturing, and fabrication. Attendees will participate in interactive classroom learning and have hands-on experiences in a variety of hose types. 

Leveraging local member resources, training will be conducted in both a manufacturing and distributor environment.  Activities at each site will showcase and demonstrate how HSI guidelines are used in practice.

 


DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Chicago O'Hare Airport - Rosemont

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Room rate at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Chicago O'Hare Airport - Rosemont:
1 King: $169 per night
2 Double Beds: $169 per night
 
Address
5460 North River Road
Rosemont, Illinois 60018, USA
 
Arrival/Departure Time:
Check-in: 3:00 PM
Check-out: 12:00 PM

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You can view all of the 2020 HSI Regional Training Recordings and Presentations:

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Regional Training Sponsorship Opportunities

Promote your company at NAHAD’s 3rd Annual Hose Safety Institute Regional Training in Chicago on June 27-28. All sponsorships include acknowledgment in event marketing and during Monday’s welcome session.

SECURE YOUR SPONSORSHIP NOW!

ITEM SPONSORSHIP

NETWORK RECEPTION SPONSORSHIP

Build awareness and promote your company’s brand by sponsoring a giveaway item. Sponsorship includes your logo printed on the item (1 sponsorship opportunity is available for each item).

Notebook - $800 SOLD

Pen - $500 SOLD

Increase brand recognition by having your company’s logo displayed on signage during the Networking Reception at Kings Bowl America (4 sponsorship opportunities are available).

Networking Reception - $2,000

 

Order deadline is June 13, 2022. Submit your logo to Cathy Vick at cvick@nahad.org.

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