Date and Location

May 2 - 4, 2022

Coronado Island Marriott - Coronado, CA

Event Registration 

Registration is now closed.

Tool Tech 2022 is $750 per person.

ETI Full Member Companies receive (1) complimentary ToolTech registration.  Full Members with more than one attendee are $750 per person after the comp has been utilized. Registrant companies must be current with membership dues.

Registration for spouse and/or guest is $199 per person.
This includes the welcome reception, the company spotlight reception and the closing dinner. Coworkers are not considered guests and will need to register at full price. Guests are not permitted in sessions.

Last day to register for Tool Tech is April 22nd.


One-on-One Meetings

Important Dates to Remember:  

April 8th – Sign up for ToolTech ends 5pm Pacific to be Eligible
April 11th – Lists are created and application is populated (Appointment selection opens)
April 15th
– Sign up for one-on-ones ends (Matches are locked in)
April 22nd – Match schedule released to members

 1. Attendees must be an OEM or a Member with paid dues to sign up and participate.
Once requests are complete a schedule will be created and emailed to all members participating. 

Event Agenda

(Subject to Change) - Meetings are Business Casual / Closing Dinner is Sport Coat Preferred

Date/Time Event Speaker
Sunday 05/01/22
5:00 PM - 7:30 PM NASTF Opening Reception Il Fornaio Restaurant
Monday 05/02/22
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM NASTF Board Meeting Tidelands Ballroom
1:30 PM - 4:00 PM NASTF General Session Tidelands Ballroom
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Welcome Reception, Sponsored by Bosch Bayside Lawn
Tuesday 05/03/22
8:00 AM - 8:30 AM AM General Session Opening Brian Plott, Harlan Siegel
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM ADAS Market Challenges and Opportunities Jim Fish, Brian Daugherty
9:00 AM - 9:45 AM Mixed Reality and High Voltage Technology Dirk Fuchs, Scott VanHulle, Niel Speetjens
9:45 AM - 10:30 AM OEM Panel Discussion Mohan Sethi, Moderater
10:30 AM - 10:45 AM Break, Sponsored by TEXA
10:45 AM - 11:30 AM Emerging Tire Technologies Kristen Thompson
11:30 AM - 12:15 PM Making Innovation Happen in the New World of Work Jeff DeGraff
12:15 PM - 1:00 PM Lunch, Sponsored by Repairify
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM One-on-One Appointments
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM Display Set-up for Tradeshow
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Company Spotlight Tradeshow / Reception
8:00 PM - 10:30 PM Opus Party Nicky Rottens Bar & Burgers
8:00 PM - 12:00 AM Hospitality Suite Tidelands Ballroom
Wednesday 05/04/22
8:00 AM - 8:30 AM Installation of New ETI Board, Founders Award ETI Staff, Ed Prange, and Guests
8:30 AM - 9:10 AM National Insurance Crime Bureau / 3 Points Consulting Rusty Russell, Jon Ruttencutter
9:10 AM - 9:40 AM Government Affairs Update Aaron Lowe, Ann Wilson
9:45 AM - 10:15 AM Shop Owners Panel Ben Johnson, Moderater
10:15 AM - 10:30 AM Break, Sponsored by TEXA
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM SEMA Luis Morales
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Paramount Eliot Hoppe
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Lunch, Sponsored by Repairify
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM One-on-One Appointments
6:30 PM- 7:00 PM 75th Anniversary Reception Skyline Terrace
7:00 PM- 9:30 PM 75th Anniversary Closing Dinner, Sponsored by Snap-On Skyline Terrace
Thursday 05/05/22
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM ETI Board Meeting (Closed) Coronado 7

Hotel Reservations

Coronado Island Marriott
2000 Second Street, Coronado, CA 92118

“Coronado Island Marriott Resort & Spa offers an idyllic retreat. With views of the San Diego skyline and Coronado Bridge, the hotel is ideally situated to provide easy access to Coronado Beach and San Diego attractions, including the Gaslamp District and Balboa Park. The resort boasts three pools, a pickleball court, a newly renovated wellness center and a day spa, as well as delicious dining options. We look forward to welcoming you to Coronado Island Marriott Resort & Spa.”

NEW VIDEO: Explore Coronado Island Marriott Resort and Spa

ETI Group Rate
$249++ per night  (Resort fee included)*

Hotel Reservation

Note: If you are a Marriott Bonvoy member, you cannot be logged in or the link will not work. You must log out, use the link above, then when prompted, use your Bonvoy credentials.

If you have issues, you can also call the Group Housing Desk at 888-236-2427

*Required resort fee package is per night, plus state and local taxes.  Package includes:

  • Full access to wellness center lockers, steam room and lap pool
  • Enhanced high speed internet access
  • Daily in room bottled water
  • (2) Complimentary 2 hour resort bike rentals per day
  • (2) Boogie boards and beach chair rentals per day (by the pool)
  • Complimentary daily fitness classes (yoga, pilates, etc)
  • Full access to tennis and sports courts and use of equipment
The room block cut off date was Wednesday, April 13, 2022.  Any rooms booked after this date will be at the prevailing rate.

Group rates will be extended 3 days pre and post event based on availability.  If you would like to extend your stay, please book early!

Sponsorship Options

Contact Juli Sweet for more information:
Email: | Phone: 248-412-3460

Since this is our 75th or Diamond Anniversary, we have added a special sponsorship level for the event:

Diamond Sponsorship ($5000)

Opening Reception on the Bay
Anniversary Gifting Experience
Toyota Motor North America                          
Registration Desk / Welcome Amenity
Hotel Room Key Cards Opus IVS                         
Lunch Sponsor (Tuesday - Wednesday)
Diamond Closing Dinner
Platinum Sponsorship ($3000)  
Break Sponsor (Tuesday - Wednesday) TEXA USA
Media Sponsor
 Vehicle Repair / Endeavor Business Media
Professional Head Shot Booth
OEM Panel

AirPro Diagnostics

Shop Owner's Panel
Vehicle Repair / Endeavor Business Media
Company Spotlight Trade Show

App Sponsor (1:1 Meetings)
Vehicle Repair / Endeavor Business Media
Gold Sponsorship ($2000)  
Spouse / Guest Activity
Podcast Sponsor
Cutting Edge Automotive Solutions
Silver Sponsorship ($1000)*  
Lanyards Spanesi
Tote Bags INNOVA
Pens IOSiX
 *For Silver Level: The sponsor will provide the sponsorship item

Don't see the right one for you? Contact Juli Sweet at and
we’ll create a new way for your company stand out to attendees!

Flight Booking

Special Discount Code for Delta Flights

Delta Air Lines is pleased to offer special discounts for EQUIPMENT AND TOOL INSTITUTE

Please click here to book your flights!

You may also call Delta Meeting Network® at 1.800.328.1111* Monday–Friday, 7:00 a.m. – 7:30 p.m. (CT)and refer to:  Meeting Event Code NMV7Q
*Please note there is not a service fee for reservations booked and ticketed via the reservation 800 number.

Company Spotlight Trade Show

If you are registered for the company spotlight please complete the following form prior to the opening of the event.

Find the form here

Please send completed forms to

The Company Spotlight floor plan can be viewed at the bottom of the page. Tables have no fee and are on a first come, first serve basis.

Benefits of displaying at the Company Spotlight:

  • Gives ETI Member Companies the opportunity to highlight products & services to attendees, speakers, and industry insiders
    Enables your company to create brand awareness
    Allows you to display products and services
    Provides a platform to network and engage in real time conversation
    Lends more of your company's personality to your brand and image

ETI will provide: (1) - 6” table with skirt and two chairs per company.

Each company can utilize only the following:

   (2) - 33” x 8' retractable banners
   Company or product branded table skirt
   Any products or materials that will fit on your given table, no items on the floor.

To sign up, contact: Arin Bisaro at

Please provide two choices for table number, and company name. 

Click Here for shipping information.


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