NASF Washington Forum

April 25-27, 2017

Washington D.C.

You Are the Voice of Our Industry

As the surface technology industry looks toward the future, new policy developments are emerging that will significantly impact the manufacturing value chain and finishing operations. The 2016 NASF Washington Forum is your opportunity to gain valuable insights into the regulatory, legislative and legal challenges ahead for the finishing industry and manufacturing. The Forum will provide participants with invaluable knowledge and the chance to shape outcomes on the issues with the option of taking the industry's message directly to regulators and lawmakers in Washington.

Presentations Now Available for Download

The presentations from the 2016 Washington Forum are now available for attendees to download. For login credentials, please contact Cheryl Clark at

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You Are the Voice of Our Industry!

Each year, the Washington Forum allows participants to gain valuable insights on the latest news and challenges that impact the surface finishing industry. This year’s event included over 16 hours of presentations and networking followed by a full day of meetings with legislators and congressional staff. Forum attendees were able to fully immerse themselves in the current state of the industry and discuss vital legislative and regulatory issues directly with lawmakers.

Thank you to all our speakers, guests and attendees who attended the 2016 Washington Forum. Stay connected to throughout the year for further developments on the 2017 Washington Forum which will take place in Washington D.C. on April 25-27, 2017.