2014
North America

2014 ARS North America

Program of Presentations and Tutorials

This matrix presents the program of the presentations, tutorials and other events planned for the 2014 International Applied Reliability Symposium, North America. A print-ready brochure (*.pdf, 11,340 KB) is also available.

Downloads: Attendees can download the notes from the following presentations that were not available in the distributed Proceedings:

"Determining the Optimal Soft Life for a Key Component" by Tom Ryan of Rolls-Royce  [For Print] [Full Color]

"Advancing Aviation Safety Through Increased Operational Knowledge" by Andrew A. Cosner of Rolls-Royce North America [Full Color]

  Tuesday - June 3rd Wednesday - June 4th Thursday - June 5th
2014 Blue Room Red Room Blue Room Red Room Blue Room Red Room
7:00-8:00 Check-in and Registration
(Check-in also offered on Monday from 4 - 7 p.m.)
 
8:00-8:30 Blue-S5
Optimal Use of Information to Facilitate and Improve Reliability and Maintainability Analyses

Stefan Pleshoyano
PBM inc.
Red-S5
Reducing the Validation Cost of an Engineering Design Change When a Failure Occurs on a Censored Test

Jeff Snow
Magna Powertrain
Blue-S10
Applying Design of Experiments for Selection of Materials and Components in Product Development

John J. Paschkewitz
Watlow
Red-S10
Innovative Permanent Downhole Gauge: Road to Reliability

Pankaj Shrivastava
Halliburton
8:30-9:00 Welcome
9:00-9:10 10 Minute Break
9:10-10:10 Blue-S1
Getting the Biggest Bang for Your Reliability Buck

Stan Stephenson
Halliburton
Red-S1
Improving Product Reliability with Advanced ESS Techniques

Tom Peters
Qualmark Corporation
Blue-S6
Application of Reliability and Engineering Tools from Product Development to Volume Production

Ruxandra Bantoiu
ITF Laboratories
Red-S6
Reliability As a Life Cycle Cost Enabler

Andrew Foote
Alion Science and Technology Corporation
Blue-S11
Managing Reliability Data So Engineers Can Use It...

Carl Baver
Rolls-Royce
Red-S11
The Reliability Assessment of a Low Temperature Lead Free Solder Used in a High g-Load Environment

Reinaldo Gonzalez
GE Healthcare
10:10-10:30 20 Minute Break
10:30-11:30 Blue-S2
Dealing with an Unrealistic Specification

Harland MacKenzie
Dana - Power Technologies Group
Red-S2
Determining the Optimal Soft Life for a Key Component

Tom Ryan
Rolls-Royce
Blue-S7
Better Field Reliability with Big Data Analytics

Georgios Sarakakis
Tesla Motors
Red-S7
Availability Improvement,
Planning and Forecasting

James B. Humphries
Fluor
Blue-S12
Customer/Supplier Collaborative Accelerated Life Testing: Benefits and Considerations

Mark Wagner
Watlow Controls
Red-S12
Underground Electrical Cable Fault Forecasting Utilizing the Crow-AMSAA Reliability Growth Model

Yancy Gill
Salt River Project
11:30-1:00 1 Hour 30 Minute Lunch Break
1:00-2:00 Blue-S3
Survival Regression: From Biostats to Engineering

Vasiliy V. Krivtsov
Ford Motor Company
Red-S3
Implementing a Global Equipment Reliability Program

Ronald F. Reimer
Eli Lilly and Company
Blue-S8
Modeling Software Reliability Growth

Jack Olivieri
MITRE Corporation
Red-S8
Electric Vehicle Regenerative Braking Duty Cycle and Validation

Mohammad Hijawi
Chrysler Group LLC
Blue-S13
A Review of Reliability Tools and Paradigms for Effectiveness and Best Practices

James McLeish
DfR Solutions
Red-S13
Reliability Growth Planning for the Army: Models, Issues and Lessons Learned

Daniel Kosinski
U.S. Army, TARDEC
2:00-2:20 20 Minute Break
2:20-3:20 Blue-S4
Big Data and Medical Device Reliability

Gary Berg
Medtronic, Inc.
Red-S4
Reliability Maturity Assessment (RMA) as Part of Design for Reliability (DfR) Process

Andre Kleyner
Delphi Electronics & Safety
Blue-S9
Developing a Reliability Plan for Electronic Controller Assembly

Mohammad M. Hasan
Nilfisk-Advance, Inc.
Red-S9
Agile Implementation of Reliability in an Organization

Daniel Lee
Ops A La Carte
Blue-S14
Time-based Simulation in Design for Reliability and Robustness

Nicholas Lambert
Ridgetop Group, Inc.
Red-S14
Design for Service Life

Nematollah Bidokhti
Cisco Systems
3:20-3:30 10 Minute Break
3:30-5:00 Tutorial 1
Life Data Analysis for Reliability: Practical Applications

Julio Pulido
ReliaSoft Corporation
Tutorial 2
Good FMEAs, Bad FMEAs, What’s the Difference?

Carl Carlson
ReliaSoft Corporation
Blue-S15
 A Practical Methodology for Measuring Success of Organizational Design and Synthesis Using Axiomatic Design and Design for Six Sigma Metrics

James M. Wasiloff
U.S. DoD, TACOM LCMC
Red-S15
Reliability Assessment of Your Storeroom to Support Operations

H.P. Slater
MRG (Management Resources Group)
 
5:00-6:00 Welcome Reception
(for attendee and a guest)
       
6:00-9:00  

 

Hosted Awards Dinner
(for attendee and a guest)

Keynote Address
Advancing Aviation Safety through Increased Operational Knowledge
Andrew Cosner - Rolls-Royce North America

Continuing Education Credit: 1.8 CEUs and 1 CRP Credit