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A Must-Attend Event for Lubricant Distributors, Manufacturers, Buyers and Others

Ron Hayes Joins Other Distinguished Speakers at the PQIA Lubricant Quality Summit

Hayes will speak about the work the State of Missouri is doing to help protect consumers from obsolete and off-spec Tractor Hydraulic Fluids

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Ron Hayes
Director, Missouri Department of Agriculture, Division of Weights, Measures and Consumer Protection

The Petroleum Quality Institute of America is pleased to announce that Ron Hayes, Director, Missouri Department of Agriculture, Division of Weights, Measures and Consumer Protection; and the Vice-chair of the National Conference on Weights and Measures (NCWM) Fuels and Lubricants Subcommittee will speak at the 2017 PQIA Lubricant Quality Summit in Cleveland, OH on September 14, 2017.

The presentation by Hayes will provide information and insights about the work the State of Missouri is doing to help protect consumers from obsolete and off-spec Tractor Hydraulic Fluids (THF). In addition, Hayes will participate on the summit panel addressing what is being done and what more can be done to assure the quality and integrity of lubricants in the market.

READ ON TO LEARN MORE ABOUT THE OTHER SPEAKERS AND ACTIVITIES AT THE PQIA LUBRICANT QUALITY SUMMIT


PQIA Lubricant Quality Summit

September 13 – 14, Cleveland, OH

regonline2A Must-Attend Event For Lubricant Manufacturers, Distributors, Buyers and and others…

It’s About the Quality Issues and Concerns that Matter to You. Join us to Learn About the Issues and to Let Your Voices be Heard!

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 13, 2017
3:00PM – 6:00PM Pre-Registration Badge Pick-up, On-site Registration**
3:00PM – 6:00PM Lubrizol Learning Center Experience and Tours of Lubrizol’s Facility

The learning center experience provides attendees with an opportunity to learn about lubricant additive technology and visually experience mechanical systems that require lubrication, among others. Click For More

6:00PM – 8:00PM Reception/Networking
Sponsored by: Infineum
Location: InterContinental Suites Hotel ClevelandThe event kicks-off with pre-Summit evening reception to help get attendees in a quality state of mind and to network with others in the business.
THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 14, 2017
7:00AM – 8:00AM Morning Networking – Continental Breakfast
Sponsored by: TBA
8:30AM – 9:00AM On-Site Registration***
9:00AM – 9:15AM Conference Welcome and Opening Remarks
9:15AM – 10:00AM The Issues, the Actions, and the Future of Lubricant Quality

Presented by Thomas F. Glenn, President, Petroleum Quality Institute of America

10:00AM – 10:45AM The Growing Importance of High Quality Motor Oils for Passenger Vehicles

Presented by Martin Birze, Regional Business Manager – Passenger Car Motor Oils,

10:45AM –11:00AM Break
11:00AM –11:45AM Automatic Transmission Fluids – Serving an Ever Complex Aftermarket

Presented by Ian Macpherson, Marketing Director ATF & Industrial, North America, Afton Chemical

11:45AM – 12:30PM KEYNOTE SPEAKER
The Secrets of Selling Value Over Price in the Lubricants Business
Presented by Maura Schreier-Fleming, Principal of best@selling Click For More
12:30PM – 1:30PM
Lunch
Sponsored by: Lubrizol
1:30PM – 2:15PM Tractor Hydraulic Fluid

Presented by Ron Hayes, Director, Missouri Department of Agriculture, Division of Weights, Measures and Consumer Protection

2:15PM – 3:00PM API CK-4 and API FA-4 Heavy-Duty Motor Oils: Enabling the Next Generation of Low GHG Diesel Engines

Presented by Shawn D. Whitacre, Staff Engineer, Engine Oil Technology, Chevron Lubricants

3:00PM – 3:15PM
Break
3:15PM – 4:20PM Panel Discussion – Taking it to the Streets to Address Quality Issues. What is being done and what more can be done to assure the quality and integrity of lubricants in the market.

Panelist include PQIA, ILMA, Ron Hayes (Director, Missouri Department of Agriculture, Division of Weights, Measures and Consumer Protection), Others TBA…

Moderator: TBA

4:20PM – 4:30PM Conference Closing
*Program is subject to change. Please check back for updates.
**On-site registration will be located InterContinental Suites Hotel Cleveland, 8800 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH
***On-site registration will be located The Lubrizol Corporation,
29400 Lakeland Blvd, Wickliffe, OH

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