2022 Winter Conference

Submitted by liberty on Sun, 08/01/2021 - 15:20

Join Us for Our Next Conference

January 7-9, 2022
Tucson, Arizona

El Conquistador Tucson

Register for the NAFE 2021 In-Person Winter Conference at the El Conquistador in Tucson, Arizona.

The Conference will include:

  • Friday, January 7, Board Meeting
  • Saturday, January 8, Technical Presentations and Member Meeting
  • Sunday, January 9, Ethics and Automotive Presentations
  • NOTE: Details related to the ASTM E58 committee meeting will be posted as soon as they become available

The Journal Committee is working to provide a single-track program touching on a wide range of technical areas of practice. The Education Committee added an afternoon of technical Automotive presentations to our traditional Sunday morning of Ethics:


  • Open Sesame: Who Can Get What from Your File? - Rebecca A Bowman, Esq PE, DFE
  • Practical Real-World Ethical Challenges a Forensic Engineer Faces and How to Contend with Those Challenges - Sam Sudler, PE., Int. PE, DFE, CFEI, CVFI
  • Daubert 201: Beyond the Standard – Preparation of the Expert for the Challenge - Shannon Kos, Esq.


  • Electric Power Steering and Fault Codes - Sean McDonough, PE
  • Forensic Inspection of Automotive Braking Systems – Jeff Lange, PE
  • Pneumatic Brake Force Calculations - Dr. Jerry S. Ogden, PhD, PE and Mathew Martonovich, PE

We are currently working to finalize the full program. For a taste of the previous content from past conferences, views our past programs.

To make hotel reservations with our host, El Conquistador, A Hilton Resort, click here or call the number below:

Call:                            520-544-5000 (or toll free at 888-370-0980)
Group Code:               NAF104
Rate:                            $179 plus tax, per night maximum (if the current rate is lower at the time of reservation, the lower rate will be honored)
Cut-Off Date:              Reservations must be made by December 15, 2021 to assure inclusion in the NAFE block
Resort Charge:            Resort Charge is complimentary

Arizona does not have any current restrictions on domestic travel or public gatherings. We do expect mask mandates to remain in place. Please note that should this change, all NAFE events will be held under the current Arizona and Tucson specific Covid19 restrictions. We will update registrants on relevant Covid19 related policies should they impact our event planning or the in-person experience.