The National Association for Surface Finishing

NASF represents the interests of businesses and professionals throughout the surface coatings industry.

Register for NASF's Annual Leadership Conference

There’s nothing like a face-to-face conference to connect with colleagues, gain knowledge, and strengthen your connection to the NASF community. Attendees will hear from a diverse group of exceptional speakers presenting on subject matter that directly affects companies in the finishing industry.

Join NASF Today!

Your membership and involvement with NASF is important to us and is deeply appreciated as membership dues are the lifeblood of this organization. Discover the many advantages of becoming a member of NASF today by completing an online membership application and someone from the membership team will be in touch shortly.

SUR/FIN Hotel Registration Now Available

SUR/FIN 2023 is fast approaching so do not hesitate to book your hotel rooms! Our primary conference and trade show is taking place in Cleveland, OH from June 6-8, 2023. Take a look at all your hotel options and please be on the lookout for SUR/FIN attendee registration coming March 1!


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NASF, and its education arm, The AESF Foundation, offer thoughtfully developed, technical courses that explore and explain the important “basics” of metal finishing as well as the latest and most impactful developments in every specialty within the field.