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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.


2014 Joint PIWG and EVI-GTI Fall Conference
Hasbrouck Heights, NJ
October 20-24, 2014

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Technical presentations on all aspects of instrumentation development, sensors, measurements systems, and gas turbine engine test application are being solicited from PIWG industry members, PIWG Strategic Advisory Board companies, EVI-GTI members, small businesses, and academia for the 2014 joint conference program. This event brings together the global gas turbine engine test instrumentation and development community in 2014.

In addition to the technical program there will also be:

  • Instrumentation Standards Subcommittee meetings
  • Opportunity for vendors and suppliers to exhibit
  • Tour of Kulite Semiconductor Products in Leonia, NJ
  • Optional dinner in New York City on Wednesday evening (will include bus transportation)

2014 Joint Conference Registration

Online registration is now open. Early registration is strongly encouraged. Registration fee before September 30 is $US 850/person. Registration after September 30 and on-site registration is $US 895/person. This fee includes Tuesday evening reception, breakfasts, lunches and breaks during the conference. To register, click here.

Click here to view the DOE agenda for Monday, October 20. Click here to view the agenda for the remainder of the conference.

Call for Presentations
Technical presentations are now being solicited from across the US and EU that relate to all facets of gas turbine sensors, instrumentation, test, and development. Deadline for abstracts is September 30, 2014. Please submit your presentation abstract to Harvey Niska via email at h.niska@honeywell.com.

Instrumentation vendors and suppliers are encouraged to provide exhibits at the conference. A fee of $1700 will be charged for a 6 foot skirted exhibit table which also includes two complimentary registrations for the entire conference. For further information, contact Carol Cash at CarolCash@oai.org or click here to reserve your spot. Exhibit space is limited.

Conference Cancellation Policy
Conference cancellations must be received in writing by OAI no later than October 10, 2014. Registrants who cancel beyond this date or fail to attend will forfeit the entire fee. For questions, call Carol Cash at 440.962.3073 or 440.539.3353 (mobile) or CarolCash@oai.org.

Hotel Accommodations
PIWG has made arrangements for a block of rooms at the Hilton Hotel venue in Hasbrouck Heights, NJ. The room rate is $139.00 per night plus applicable taxes for industry, academia and U.S. Government Employees during the conference week. This rate includes free sleeping room internet and free parking. Reduced rates should be available for weekends. If you wish to make reservations to stay prior to or following the conference, please contact Judi Cianciotto/Travel15 Ltd. at 973.691.4519 or Judi@travel15.com.

A credit card guarantee or a deposit will be required to secure the room. The room block will be held until September 19, 2014, at which time all unreserved rooms will be returned to the general public. Rooms will then be available on a space available basis at the prevailing regular rate. Please make your reservations early to ensure the group rate.
Click here to make your reservations directly with the hotel for the conference week. If you have difficulties with your reservation, please contact Judi Cianciotto at 973.691.4519 or Judi@travel15.com.

Hilton Hotel, Hasbrouck Heights, NJ

650 Terrace Avenue, Hasbrouck Heights, New Jersey, 07604
USA TEL: 1-201-288-6100 FAX: 1-201-288-4717

The Hilton Hasbrouck Heights/Meadowlands hotel venue, has close and easy access to Newark Liberty International Airport, LaGuardia Airport and all major highways in New Jersey and into nearby Manhattan. Bright and spacious guest rooms as well as 23,000 sq. ft. of flexible meeting space including an Executive Meeting Center, Grand Ballroom and Sky Ballroom provide striking views of the Manhattan skyline.

Visit the EVENTS page for other information of interest.

OAI logo The Ohio Aerospace Institute serves as the facilitator to PIWG.