Matt Martz
| Membership Director
(202) 527-0252

Driving the Surface Technology Initiative with AIAG

Complimentary AIAG Membership

In 1982, visionaries from Chrysler, Ford and General Motors formed The Automotive Industry Action Group (AIAG). This non-profit trade organization is dedicated to bringing together players from the entire automotive industry to help streamline industry processes via global standards development and harmonized business practices. Since then, the organization has attracted automakers from around the globe including Toyota, Nissan and Honda, as well as many of their parts and service providers. To find out more about AIAG’s mission, resources and benefits, visit

NASF Forms a Partnership With AIAG

In 2017, NASF welcomes AIAG as an Alliance Partner as we implement the Surface Technology Initiative to advance education and leadership in the surface finishing industry. Through this partnership, all NASF Members will enjoy access to a variety of benefits including:

In addition, qualified NASF Members are granted complimentary corporate membership and unlimited access to AIAG’s knowledge assessments, training, standards and best practices that can enhance a member’s offerings to the automotive industry and help grow member businesses.

To qualify for the complimentary membership, applicants must meet the following criteria:

If you are interested in joining AIAG and your company meets the above criteria, have your NASF member ID on and hand and fill out the Membership Inquiry Form. Please note: to qualify for a complimentary membership, you must fill out the NASF application, not a standard membership application.

Click here for the Membership Inquiry Form.

For questions regarding the application process, please contact NASF Director of Membership Matt Martz.