Rapid Fire Presentations


Meet us at AWFS®Fair Live for a variety of short, single-focus topics, as industry pros showcase the latest must-see technologies and products critical to today’s manufacturing facility. The 15-minute presentations will divulge what’s new with some of the hottest companies in woodworking. Stop by to learn and network with the experts!

Don’t miss these Rapid Fire presentations at the AWFS®Fair Live booth, #4681

Rapid Fire presentations are FREE to all registered AWFS®Fair attendees, no additional session registration is required.

Software Presentations

Tuesday, July 20

Time Slot Presenter Name(s) Rapid Fire Session Title (Exhibitor)
9:30 – 9:45 a.m. Mike Fiantaca Quality Control for Cabinet Doors (Accurate Technology)
9:50 – 10:05 a.m. Joe Bergamo Generate Renders and Proposals in Minutes (ClosetPro Software)
10:10 – 10:25 a.m. Michael Grohs Securing a Successful Software Implementation (2020)
10:30 – 10:45 a.m. Frank Jimenez Do’s and Don’ts When Looking for a Software Package (Cabinet Pro LLC)
10:50 – 11:05 a.m. Brian W. Norris Make 3D Duct Floorplan Designs the Quick & Easy Way (Nordfab Ducting) VISIONARY FINALIST
11:10 – 11:25 a.m. Mark Christensen & Marc Sanderson Using the Theory of Constraints to Run Your Business (INNERGY)
11:30 – 11:45 a.m. Broc Hill Allmoxy – Work Less, Be More (Allmoxy)
11:50 a.m. – 12:05 p.m. Perry Boyett & Criss Reid How to Automatically Create Machine-Ready G-code from a Solid Model Assembly (Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence – ALPHACAM)



Hardware and Material Presentations

Wednesday, July 21

Time Slot Presenter Name(s) Rapid Fire Session Title (Exhibitor)
9:30 – 9:45 a.m. Fiona Paolino & Jeremy Peterman Bussolotti Cabinet Systems – Premium Components that are a Pleasure to Build (Peterman Lumber Inc.)
9:50 – 10:05 a.m. Eric Reason & Jeff Takac Water-based Interior Industrial Wood Coatings (Centurion Wood Coatings)
10:10 – 10:25 a.m. Chris Hofmann Joinery Solutions with the Lamello P-System (Colonial Saw Company)
10:30 – 10:45 a.m. Chris Heronemus Organizing, Reorganizing, and Maximizing Your Storage Space (Rev-A-Shelf)
10:50 – 11:05 a.m. Fiona Paolino & Jeremy Peterman Coordinated Materials for Any Application (Peterman Lumber Inc.)
11:10 – 11:25 a.m. Conrad Matthiessen A New Horizon for the MDF Industry (CalPlant)
11:30 – 11:45 a.m. Fiona Paolino & Jeremy Peterman Peterman Door Program – Prefinished Materials without Limitations (Peterman Lumber Inc.)



Machinery Presentations

Thursday, July 22

Time Slot Presenter Name(s) Rapid Fire Session Title (Exhibitor)
9:30 – 9:45 a.m. Bill Grom Remove Chatter Marks in Profile Sanding (Bill’s Custom Trim LLC)
9:50 – 10:05 a.m. Scott Swaaley Practical Tips for OSHA Compliance & Injury Prevention (MAKESafe Tools, Inc)
10:10 – 10:25 a.m. Mike Helwich & John Otto Technology as Innovation in Commercial Tools (DMT Holdings, Inc. — General, Excalibur and General International Brands)
10:30 – 10:45 a.m. Christian Weaver Safe and Efficient Manual Lifting (Schmalz, Inc.)
10:50 – 11:05 a.m. Holger Nagel & Dave Otten Endurance Diamond Finger Joint Cutter (Peak Toolworks)
11:10 – 11:25 a.m. Mark Craig The Power of Joining Forces (SCM)