Welcome to our Reliable Asset World Conference! Being held May 9-12, 2017 in sunny Clearwater Beach, FL, this conference will once again bring together reliability professionals from around the globe to discuss best practices in Asset Reliability. Knowing that safe and successful organizations are grown from a strong and unwavering Reliability program this conference aims to enhance your current efforts while providing you with new and innovative ways to increase production, decrease downtime, and take your program one step closer to achieving world class results! With a top notch line-up of presentations from thought leaders in Asset Reliability paired with numerous networking opportunities and featured solution providers showcasing their expertise, this conference will provide you with everything you need to make a positive difference upon returning to your facility! We hope to see you there!

Reliable Asset World Agenda

Day 1:Tuesday, May 9, 2017

1:00 - 5:00
Pre-Conference Workshop - Plant Turnaround: How to Break the Vicious Cycle of Reactive Maintenance
1:00 - 4:30
Exhibitor Set-Up
4:45 - 5:00
Presenter’s Meeting
5:00 - 7:00
Exhibits Open
5:00 - 7:00
Welcome Reception & Registration

Day 2:Wednesday, May 10, 2017

8:00 - 8:30
Breakfast in Exhibit Hall
8:30 - 8:45
Welcoming Remarks
8:45 - 10:00
General Session Keynote "Connected Analytics as a Foundation for Industry Disruption" presented by Raj Datta & Rob Risany of IBM
10:00 - 10:30
Break/Exhibits Open
10:30 - Noon
Creating & Maintaining a Project Plan the Meets the Needs of Your Team – presented by Shon Isenhour, CMRP, Eruditio, LLC
Noon - 1:15
Lunch in Exhibit Hall
1:15 - 2:15
The Bathtub Curve - A Deeper Dive into the Data – presented by Gary Josebeck, CMRP, Owens Corning
2:15 - 3:15
Developing a Reliability Roadmap – presented by Vlad Bacalu, CMRP, AECOM
3:15 - 3:45
Break/Exhibits Open
3:45 - 5:30
Reducing Machinery Vibration with State-of-the-Art Laser Shaft Alignment and Balancing Techniques – presented by Florian Buder, Pruftechnik
5:30 - 6:30
Networking Reception in Exhibit Hall
Beach BBQ

Day 3:Thursday, May 11, 2017

8:00 - 8:30
Breakfast in Exhibit Hall
8:30 - 10:00
General Session Keynote - The Future is Here - Now What? - Klaus Blache, PhD, CMRP
10:00 - 10:30
Break in Exhibit Hall
10:30 - Noon
By Removing Variabilities from Our Process, We Can Expect a More Consistent Product ... I'm Talking to You, Maintenance! presented by Tom Carr, CMRP, CMRT, Reliability Solutions
Noon - 1:15
Lunch in Exhibit Hall
Exhibits Close
1:15 - 2:15
Establishing the correct KPIs for reliable operations… Now what? – Presented by Chris Colson – Allied Reliability Group
2:15 - 3:15
Making Reliability Lean and Mean - Presented by Noah Bethel, CMRP, PdMA
3:15 - 3:30
3:30 - 4:30
Developing an Effective Lubrication Program - Presented by Terry Harris, CMRP, Reliable Process Solutions
4:30 - 5:15
5:15 - 5:45
Closing Keynote - Tying it All Together - Presented by James Neale, PhD, CMRP, University of Waikato
6:00 - 9:00
CMRP/CMRT/CAMA Exams Offered

Day 4:Friday, May 12, 2017

8:30 - 4:00
Software Training

Presentations & workshops

We are working hard to put together a fantastic line up for this year’s conference. We’ll be updating the site as speakers are confirmed so stay tuned!

Abstracts & presenters

A top notch line-up of thought leaders will be sharing their knowledge and experience with attendees. Topics will cover everything from implementing condition based monitoring programs, steam trap testing, data collection and analysis, and more! We’re working on pulling together a fantastic agenda, so stay tuned for more details coming soon! Here’s a sampling of what we’ve got confirmed so far.

Show entire line-up of speakers


View our archive of presentations from the last three years. We’ve had some spectacular presentations and content shared – take a look and see for yourself all you’ll have to look forward to at this year’s conference!

Past presentations