Vision 2020 Virtual Conference

We want to thank all of our attendees, presenters, sponsors, and exhibitors for supporting NARSA/IDEA’s Vision 20/20 Virtual Conference on October 2-3, 2020. We had more than 180 members from a dozen different countries connect through our virtual platform. NARSA/IDEA’s mission is to create new ideas, new opportunities, and new connections, and we believe we did just that through Vision 20/20.

To help NARSA/IDEA staff plan future events and content, please fill out the following survey:

Attendee Survey
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If you missed Vision 20/20, we have all the presentations and recorded Q&A sessions available on the platform: https://narsa.online-event.co/

Members can use the same login credentials that they used for the conference. If you missed the conference and would like credentials for yourself or someone else on your team, please email narsanow@gmail.com. Access is for members only.

Sincerely,
NARSA/IDEA Staff


Conference News & Videos

More Videos

Vision 20/20 Virtual Conference Speaker: Dr. Azeemuddin Ahmed

Are you uncomfortable when it comes to negotiating? One of the speakers at our Vision 20/20 Virtual Conference is Dr. Azeemuddin Ahmed. Whether it’s dealing with your supplier, a contract, or an employee’s salary, he’ll break down strategies that may make your next negotiation a success.

What does Vision 20/20 mean?

Why is having a clear vision essential for your company? In this video, the NARSA/IDEA staff explain how we came up with the theme for this year’s conference Vision 20/20.

Vision 20/20 Virtual Conference Speaker: David Bienvenu

With more than 25 years in the industry, Radiator Service Co.’s David Bienvenu knows a thing or two about heat exchangers. At this year’s Vision 20/20 Virtual Conference on October 2 & 3, he breaks down the Top 10 Questions about Heat Exchangers he receives.


Programming Schedule

All times are in Eastern Standard Time (EST). After each presentation, there will be time for a live Q&A session.

Friday, October 2, 2020

Exhibition Hall opens at 9:30a

10:15a | Welcome Message
Mark Taylor, NARSA/IDEA Executive Director
Bobby Duran, NARSA/IDEA President

10:30a-11:30a | COVID Impact on Truck Service & Parts
John Blodgett, MacKay & Co. Vice President of Sales & Marketing

11:30-12:30p | Shop Finances: Making the “New Normal” Work for Your Shop & Increase Profits
David Saline, DRIVE Vice President of Sales

1:00-2:00p | What is Selective Catalyst Reduction (SCR)?
Scott Meek, Diesel Laptops Trainer

2:00-2:30p | Header Rebuilding by Hand
Affton Radiator

2:30-3:30p | Top Questions about Tube & Shell Heat Exchangers
David Bienvenu, Radiator Service Co.

3:30-4:00p | Header Rebuilding by Dipping
Affton Radiator

Saturday, October 3, 2020

Exhibition Hall opens at 9:00a

9:45a | Welcome Message
Mark Taylor, NARSA/IDEA Executive Director
Bobby Duran, NARSA/IDEA President

10:00-11:30a | The Entrepreneurial System (EOS)
Joel Swanson, MileOne

12:00-1:00p Aftertreatment Temperature Diagnostics
Scott Meek, Diesel Laptops Trainer

1:00-2:30p Negotiations
Dr. Azeemuddin Ahmed, University of Iowa

2:30-3:30p | Successful Marketing = Bigger Profits
David Saline, DRIVE


Speakers


Sponsors