May 28 & 29, 2025
Music City Center | Nashville, TN

Registration Packages

It’s time to reunite at the event for the full supply chain–distributors, mechanical and design engineers, purchasers, wholesalers and OEMs. From automotive to aerospace, construction to HVAC, furniture to appliances, fastener professionals from every segment of the market find the latest products they need at Fastener Fair USA. Join us May 17-19, 2022 in Detroit, MI.



Includes access to Exhibit Hall and Fastening 101 Conference.

Early Bird Pricing through May 2
Price increases to $449 on May 3



Price increases to $75 onsite

Fastening 101: Understanding the Basics of Threaded Fasteners and the Industry That Produces Them

Tuesday, May 17 from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. ET

Industry expert Laurence Claus leads this day-long intensive training opportunity for fastener users, distributors, purchasers, engineers, sales and manufacturers. This must-take class covers manufacturing processes, consensus standards, quality control, product and design fundamentals.

This class is a fit for anyone in the fastener industry interested in broadening their knowledge and attendees will discover much more than the basics. Fastening 101 offers a thorough understanding of the fastener industry, including products, applications, industries and more.

Topics Covered:

  • Fastener Design & Material Options
  • Head Styles & Drive Features
  • Heat Treatments, Platings & Coatings
  • Market Segments
  • Cost Differences Between Fasteners
  • Basic Fastener Engineering Concepts
  • Torque, Tightening, Tension, Stress and Bolt Strength

Who Should Attend:

  • This class is intended for industrial, automotive, aerospace and military users.