2020 CBSA Annual Service Center Training Event

October 7-8, 2020
NGK Metals Corporation

Sweetwater, TN, USA

CBSA Service Center Training Event 

CBSA service center member company employees are invited to attend CBSA’s 2020 Service Center Training Event hosted by NGK Metals Corporation on Wednesday, October 8, 2020 in Sweetwater, TN. For added value to attendees, a networking dinner will be held on the evening of Tuesday, October 7.

This unique on-site learning opportunity allows CBSA service center personnel to meet with an industry supplier for a one-day hands-on training experience including a tour of their operations and classroom-style presentations from company experts. 

Attendees will see the various processes within the NGK Metals mill, as well as a technical presentation. CBSA Service Center employees won't want to miss out on this opportunity to meet with an industry supplier and see their capabilities first-hand!



Tuesday, October 7, 2020

  Attendee Arrivals 
6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Networking Dinner at Aubrey's Restaurant

Wednesday, October 8, 2020

9:30 a.m. Attendees join in the Fairfield Suites meeting room for Welcome/Overview of the Day 
10:00 a.m. Presentations by NGK, including virtual tour of NGK’s process
11:45 a.m. Catered Lunch at the hotel
1:00 p.m. 
Depart for NGK Metals Warehouse in Sweetwater, TN (25 minute drive from hotel)
1:45 p.m.  Tour of NGK Metals Facility 
3:00 p.m.  Departures 

Registration Fees

CBSA Service Center Member Registration Fee - $199

Welcome Reception

On Tuesday evening prior to the workshop, join attendees for a networking dinner in Lenoir City, TN.  Transportation will not be provided. Meet your fellow attendees in the lobby of the hotel at 5:40 p.m. to carpool to the networking dinner together.


Fairfield Inn & Suites Lenoir City
370 Adesa Parkway Lenoir City, TN 37771
Phone: (865) 412-0500

Mention you are with CBSA/ NGK Metals to get a special rate of $109.00 per night. Reservations must be made by September 15, 2020 to secure the CBSA group rate.


McGhee Tyson Airport in Knoxville, TN
McGhee Tyson Airport (TYS) is located 21 miles/ 30-minute drive in Knoxville, TN from the Fairfield Inn & Suites in Lenoir City, TN. 

Chatanooga Airport is located 81 miles/1 hour 20 minute drive from Lenoir City, TN.

Dress Code

Attendees must wear close-toed shoes. Comfortable shoes are encouraged as the day will include a walking tour. Hard hats, safety glasses and ear protection will be provided on-site by NGK Metals.


For questions regarding the event, please contact Sean Moore at (913) 396-0697.