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The Propulsion Instrumentation Working Group (PIWG)
PIWG provides a forum for all organizations involved with gas turbine engines to collaboratively discuss turbine engine instrumentation, sensors, measurement systems and standards.


May 31-June 1, 2017

Notre Dame University

The 2017 PIWG Spring Conference will be held at the Notre Dame Turbomachinery Laboratory on May 31 and June 1. The meetings will be in Catalyst I Conference Room, 460 Stull Street, South Bend, IN 46601 - steps away from the Laboratory.

Wednesday, May 31 - Technical Sessions

Technical presentations and tours will be the focus of the agenda on May 31.
Click here to download PIWG 2017 Agenda

Thursday, June 1 - PIWG Business Meeting/ELEHM Kick-off

On June 1 PIWG will conduct its regular business meeting. We will also utilize this day as the kick-off for the instrumentation portion of the Engine Life Extension and Health Monitoring (ELEHM) contract with AFRL. This meeting is open to PIWG members in good standing only.


Registration fee for both days is $175.00; registration for one day is $90.00. We encourage payment in advance but will accept it at the door. However, you must pre-register. Click here for registration.

Deadline for reservations will be COB Wednesday, May 24, 2017.


Notre Dame has reserved a block of rooms at the DoubleTree by Hilton, 123 N. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd, South Bend, IN 46601. Phone is 574 234-2000. Click here to make your reservation. Rate is $109 per night plus tax and parking, if needed.


Your registration fee will cover continental breakfast, breaks and lunch each day. For those arriving in time, we will gather for an informal dinner on Tuesday evening. Restaurant is yet TBD so watch this site for updates. We will have our "official" PIWG dinner on Wednesday evening, restaurant also TBD. These dinners will be pay-your-own.


Contact Carol Cash at CarolCash@oai.org or by phone at 440 962-3073 or 440 539-3353 (mobile).

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