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Conference Calendar
2015
March
March 3 - 15
2nd Lightweighting Summit—Detroit, MI.
For info: Lilly Temple, Information Forecast Inc. Tel: (818) 888-4444. Fax: (818) 888-4440. email: lillyt@infocastevents.com. web: www.infocastinc.com/events/lightweighting-summit.
March 5 - 7
AEC Annual Meeting & Leadership Conference—Palm Springs, CA.
For info: Aluminum Extruders Council. Tel: (847) 526-2010. Fax: (847) 526-3993. email: mail@aec.org. web: www.aec.org.
March 8 - 10
North American Aluminum Trends 2015—Charleston, NC.
For info: Paul Chapman, CRU. Tel: (44) 20 7903 2236. email: paul.chapman@crugroup.com. web: www.naaluminumtrends.com.
March 11 - 12
A to Z of Aluminium Workshop—West Bromwich, U.K.
For info: Ann Gough, Aluminium Federation (ALFED). Tel: (44) 121 601 6363. Fax: (44) 870 138 9714. email: a_gough@alfed.org.uk. web: www.alfed.org.uk.
March 11 - 12
ALFED Occupational Health & Safety Workshop—Telford, U.K.
For info: Aluminium Federation (ALFED). Tel: (44) 121 601 6363. Fax: (44) 870 138 9714. email: m_lane@alfed.org.uk. web: www.alfed.org.uk.
March 15 - 19
TMS 2015—Orlando, FL.
For info: TMS Meeting Services. Tel: (724) 776-9000 x243. Fax: (724) 776-3770. email: mtgserv@tms.org. web: www.tms.org/tms2015.
March 18 - 20
Aluminum Window Door Façade Expo 2015—Guangzhou, China.
For info: Guangzhou Citiexpo Co. Ltd. Tel: (86) 20 8908 0309. email: market@citiexpo.com. web: en.windoorexpo.com.
March 19
Minnesota Paint and Powder Coating Expo 2015—White Bear Lake, MN.
For info: Tim Milner, TC-CCAI. Tel: (651) 463-4664. email: expo@umn.edu. web: www.ccaiweb.com/event/id/432222/Twin-Cities-Expo.htm.
March 20
16th Global Foundry Sourcing Conference 2015—Shanghai, China.
For info: Sandra Zhao, Suppliers China Co. Ltd. Tel: (86) 186 0216 0306. Fax: (86) 532 8380 5156. email: sales@fsc86.com. web: en.fsc86.com.
March 25
WEBINAR: Die-Nitriding & Dummy Block—Online.
For info: Aluminum Extruders Council. Tel: (847) 526-2010. Fax: (847) 526-3993. email: mail@aec.org. web: www.aec.org.
March 26 - 27
Global Automotive Lightweight Materials Asia 2015—Shanghai, China.
For info: Rebecca Drake, London Business Conferences. Tel: (44) 20 3727 3100. Fax: (44) 20 7247 9905. email: rebecca.drake@lbcg.com. web: www.global-automotive-lightweight-materials-asia-2015.com.
April
April 6 - 9
Glass & Aluminium Saudi Arabia 2015—Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
For info: Fatma Aly, Arabian German For Exhibitions & Publishing Ltd. Tel: (+202) 226 29 682. Fax: (+202) 261 9545. email: aluglass@arabiangerman.com. web: www.glassandalusa.com.
April 8 - 10
2nd METAL Japan – Highly Functional Metal Expo—Tokyo, Japan.
For info: METAL Japan Show Management. Tel: (81) 3 3349 8519. Fax: (81) 3 3349 8530. email: metal@reedexpo.co.jp. web: www.metal-japan.jp/en/Home/.
April 12 - 15
EPICS User Conference—Nashville, TN.
For info: Foy Inc. . Tel: (972) 782-7282. Fax: (972) 782-7130. email: info@foyinc.com. web: www.foyinc.com.
April 14 - 16
ALUMINIUM Middle East 2015—Dubai, UAE.
For info: Mohamad Bader-Eddin, Reed Expo. Tel: (+971) 2 409 0355. email: mohamad.ahmed@reedexpo.ae. web: www.aluminium-middleeast.com.
April 16
Aluminum Damage Analysis and Repair Technology Course—Greenville, SC.
For info: Chief Automotive Technologies. Tel: (800) 445-9262. email: salesorders@chiefautomotive.com. web: www.chiefautomotive.com/chief-university.
April 20 - 22
Aluminum Association Spring Meeting—Dana Point, CA.
For info: The Aluminum Association. Tel: (703) 358-2960. email: info@aluminum.org. web: www.aluminum.org.
April 21 - 22
IHEA Safety Standards and Codes Seminar—Des Plaines, IL.
For info: Kelly LeCount, Industrial Heating Equipment Association. Tel: (859) 356-1575. email: kelly@goyermgt.com. web: www.ihea.org.
April 21 - 22
AEC Press Maintenance Workshop—Atlanta, GA.
For info: Aluminum Extruders Council. Tel: (847) 526-2010. Fax: (847) 526-3993. email: mail@aec.org. web: www.aec.org.
April 21 - 23
119th Metalcasting Congress—Columbus, OH.
For info: Pam Lassila, Metalcasting Congress. Tel: (800) 537-4237 x240. email: plassila@afsinc.org. web: www.metalcastingcongress.org.
April 21 - 23
SAE 2015 World Congress & Exhibition—Detroit, MI.
For info: Gretchen Stokes, SAE International. Tel: (724) 772-8690. email: gstokes@sae.org. web: www.sae.org/events.
April 21 - 23
4th International Conference and Exhibition “Aluminium-21/Surface Treatment, Finishing, and Coatings”—Saint Petersburg, Russia.
For info: Victoria Doronina, NCP RAER. Tel: (7) 495 785-20-05. email: conference2@apral.org. web: www.apral.org.
April 21 - 25
ISRI Convention & Exposition—Vancouver, BC, Canada.
For info: Nancy Reynolds, ISRI. Tel: (202) 662-8500. Fax: (202) 626-0944. email: nancyreynolds@isri.org. web: www.isri.org.
April 22 - 23
Global Automotive Lightweight Materials 2015—London, U.K.
For info: London Business Conferences Group. Tel: (44) 20 3727 3100. email: info@lbcg.com. web: www.lbcg.com.
April 24
Aluminum Damage Analysis and Repair Technology Course—Mesa, AZ.
For info: Chief Automotive Technologies. Tel: (800) 445-9262. email: salesorders@chiefautomotive.com. web: www.chiefautomotive.com/chief-university.
April 27 - 30
Global Continuous Casting Forum/Interwire 2015—Atlanta, GA.
For info: Janice Swindells. Tel: 203-453-2777 x117. Fax: 203-453-8384. email: jswindells@wirenet.org. web: www.wirenet.org.
April 27 - May 8
AluMag Automotive Multi-Material Technology Roadshow—Germany and the U.K.
For info: Jacqueline Teuber, AluMag Automotive GmbH. Tel: (49) 2373 929496. email: j.teuber@alumag.de. web: www.alumag.cc/roadshow-april-may-2015.
April 29 - 30
Global Automotive Lightweight Materials 2015—London, U.K.
For info: London Business Conferences. Tel: (44) 800 098 8489. Fax: (44) 845 867 8109. email: info@lbcg.com. web: www.global-automotive-lightweight-materials-2015.com.
May
May 1 - 3
MSCI 2016 Annual Meeting—Salt Lake City, UT.
For info: Metal Service Center Institute. Tel: (847) 485-3000. Fax: (847) 485-3001. email: infor@msci.org. web: www.msci.org.
May 2 - 4
ASTM Meeting – Light Metals and Alloys—San Antonio, TX.
For info: Kevin M. Kelly, ASTM International. Tel: (610) 832-9701. Fax: (610) 832-9555. email: kmkelly@astm.org. web: www.astm.org.
May 3 - 5
MSCI Annual Meeting—Chicago IL.
For info: Rose Manfredini, Metals Service Center Institute. Tel: (847) 485-3008. Fax: (847) 485-3001. email: rmanfredini@msci.org. web: www.msci.org.
May 5 - 6
How the Aluminum Market Works Training Course & Hedging Workshop—Detroit, MI.
For info: Preston L. Gibson, Platts. Tel: (412) 431-1765. email: preston.gibson@platts.com. web: www.platts.com.
May 10 - 15
TMS Aluminum Cast Shop Science and Technology Course (Cast Shop 15)—Evansville, IN.
For info: TMS Meeting Services. Tel: (724) 776-9000 x243. Fax: (724) 776-3770. email: mtgserv@tms.org. web: www.tms.org.
May 11 - 13
Titanium Europe 2015—Birmingham, U.K.
For info: Jennifer Simpson, International Titanium Association. Tel: (303) 404-2221. email: ita@titanium.org. web: www.titanium.org.
May 11 - 13
20th CRU World Aluminium Conference 2015—Dubai, UAE.
For info: CRU. Tel: (44) 20 7903 2444. Fax: (44) 20 7903 2172. email: conferences@crugroup.com. web: www.crugroup.com/events/aluminium/.
May 12 - 16
Aluminium Two Thousand Congress and International Conference on Extrusion and Benchmark (ICEB)—Florence, Italy.
For info: Interall Srl. Tel: (39) 059-282390. Fax: (39) 059-280462. email: info@interall.it. web: www.interall.it.
May 14
Aluminum Damage Analysis and Repair Technology Course—Birmingham, AL.
For info: Chief Automotive Technologies. Tel: (800) 445-9262. email: salesorders@chiefautomotive.com. web: www.chiefautomotive.com/chief-university.
May 15
10th CAB Technical Conference—Loughborough, U.K.
For info: Council for Aluminium in Building (CAB). Tel: (44) 01453 828851. Fax: (44) 01453 828861. email: enquiries@c-a-b.org.uk. web: www.c-a-b.org.uk.
May 15
Anodizing Essentials Workshop – Quality Anodizing Basics—Florence, Italy.
For info: Aluminum Anodizers Council. Tel: (847) 526-2010. Fax: (847) 526-3993. email: mail@anodizing.org. web: www.anodizing.org.
May 17 - 19
72nd Annual World Magnesium Conference—Vancouver, BC, Canada.
For info: International Magnesium Association. Tel: (847) 526-2010. Fax: (847) 526-3993. email: info@intlmag.org. web: www.intlmag.org.
May 18 - 20
ASTM Meeting – Light Metals and Alloys—Anaheim, CA.
For info: Kevin M. Kelly, ASTM International. Tel: (610) 832-9701. Fax: (610) 832-9555. email: kmkelly@astm.org. web: www.astm.org.
May 18 - 20
2015 World Recycling Convention & Exhibition—Dubai, UAE.
For info: BIR Secretariat. Tel: (32) 2 627 57 70. Fax: (44) 32 2 627 57 73. email: bir@bir.org. web: www.bir.org.
May 20 - 21
2nd Aluminium Alloys and their Applications Conference—Munich, Germany.
For info: Metal Bulletin Events. Tel: (212) 224-3570. email: conferences@metalbulletin.com. web: www.metalbulletin.com/events.
May 21
Aluminum Damage Analysis and Repair Technology Course—Irvine, CA.
For info: Chief Automotive Technologies. Tel: (800) 445-9262. email: salesorders@chiefautomotive.com. web: www.chiefautomotive.com/chief-university.
May 27 - 28
Global Lightweight Vehicle Manufacturing Congress 2015—Detroit, MI.
For info: London Business Conferences Group. Tel: (44) 800 098 8489. email: info@lbcg.com. web: www.lbcg.com.
May 31 - June 5
Solidification Course 2015—Les Diablerets, Switzerland.
For info: Philippe Thevox, Calcom ESI. Tel: (41) 21 693 2918. email: solidification.course@esi-group.com. web: www.esi-group.com.
June
June 2 - 4
HARBOR's 8th Aluminum Outlook Summit—Chicago, IL.
For info: Patricia Martinez, HARBOR Aluminum Intelligence. Tel: (210) 568-7705. Fax: (480) 287-9580. email: patricia.martinez@askharbor.com. web: www.harboraluminumsummit.com.
June 3 - 6
Metallurgy Litmash, Aluminium/Non-ferrous, and Tube Russia 2014—Moscow, Russia.
For info: Daniel Ryfisch, Messe Düsseldorf GmbH. Tel: (49) 211 45 60-7793. email: ryfischd@messe-duesseldorf.de. web: www.metallurgy-tube-russia.com.
June 4 - 5
AdMet 2015: International Conference on Advances in Metallurgical Processes and Materials—Kyiv, Ukraine.
For info: Prof. Ganna Stovpchenko, Organizing Committee. Tel: (+380) 675658119. email: ganna_stovpchenko@ukr.net. web: www.admet2014.com.
June 5 - 10
SUR/FIN 2015 Manufacturing & Technology Tradeshow & Conference—Rosemont, IL.
For info: Cheryl Clark, National Association for Surface Finishing. Tel: (302) 436-5615. email: info@nasfsurfin.com. web: www.nasfsurfin.com.
June 9 - 10
AEC Sales & Marketing Conference—Rosemont, IL.
For info: Aluminum Extruders Council. Tel: (847) 526-2010. Fax: (847) 526-3993. email: mail@aec.org. web: www.aec.org.
June 14 - 17
EMC 2015 – European Metallurgical Conference —Dusseldorf, Germany.
For info: GDMB Society of Metallurgists and Miners. Tel: (49) 5323 9379-0. Fax: (49) 5323 9379-37. email: emc@gdmb.de. web: www.gdmb.de.
June 16 - 20
METEC 2015, NEWCAST 2015, GIFA 2015, & THERMPROCESS 2015—Düsseldorf, Germany.
For info: Anne Meerboth-Maltz, Messe Düsseldorf North America. Tel: (312) 781-5180. Fax: (312) 781-5188. email: info@mdna.com. web: www.mdna.com.
June 19
Aluminum Damage Analysis and Repair Technology Course—Mountlake Terrace, WA.
For info: Chief Automotive Technologies. Tel: (800) 445-9262. email: salesorders@chiefautomotive.com. web: www.chiefautomotive.com/chief-university.
July
July 6 - 8
2nd Automotive Lightweight Procurement Symposium—Shanghai, China.
For info: Jesper Ove Larsen, AluMag Scandinavia. Tel: (45) 58106454. email: j.larsen@alumag.de. web: www.alumag.de.
July 8 - 10
ALUMINIUM China—Shanghai, China.
For info: Reed Exhibitions (China) Ltd. Tel: (86) 10 5933 9000. Fax: (86) 10 5933 9333. email: alu@reedexpo.com.cn. web: www.aluminiumchina.com.
July 8 - 10
MAGNESIUM China—Shanghai, China.
For info: Elaine Huang, Reed Exhibitions (China) Ltd. Tel: (86) 10 5933 9000. Fax: (86) 10 5933 9333. email: elaine.huang@reedexpo.com.cn. web: www.magnesiumexpo.com.
July 16 - 17
Aluminum Structural Design with the 2015 Aluminum Design Manual—Long Beach, CA.
For info: American Society of Civil Engineers. Tel: (703) 295-6300. email: seminars@asce.org. web: www.asce.org/continuing-education-calendar.
July 27 - 29
7th Light Metals Technology Conference 2015—Port Elizabeth, South Africa.
For info: Kelly Matthews, Conference Secretariat. email: kmatthews@csir.co.za. web: www.lmt2015.co.za.
August
August 3 - 6
CAR Management Briefing Seminar—Traverse City, MI.
For info: Lisa Hart, Center for Automotive Research. Tel: (734) 662-1287. Fax: (734) 662-5736. email: lhart@cargroup.org. web: www.cargroup.org.
August 16 - 20
Ti-2015: The 13th World Conference on Titanium—San Diego, CA.
For info: TMS Meeting Services. Tel: (724) 776-9000 x243. Fax: (724) 776-3770. email: mtgserv@tms.org. web: www.tms.org.
August 18 - 19
Global Automotive Lightweight Materials 2015 – Detroit—Detroit, MI.
For info: London Business Conferences Group. Tel: (44) 800 098 8489. email: info@lbcg.com. web: www.lbcg.com.
August 23 - 26
AMCAA 2015 – America’s Conference on Aluminum Alloys (held with COM 2015)—Toronto, Canada.
For info: Mary Wells, University of Waterloo. Tel: (519) 888-4567 x38356. email: mawells@waterloo.ca. web: web.cim.org/com2015.
September
September 2 - 4
13th International Cold Forming Congress—Glasgow, Scotland.
For info: ICFC Conference Organizer. Tel: (44) 141 534 5527. email: coldformingcongress@afrc.org.uk. web: www.strath.ac.uk/afrc/coldformingevent.
September 7 - 9
ALUMINIUM India—Mumbai, India.
For info: Japesh Thakur, Reed SI Exhibitions. Tel: (91) 11 450 555 87. email: japesh.thakur@reedsi.com. web: www.aluminium-india.com.
September 10 - 11
Aluminum Structural Design with the 2015 Aluminum Design Manual—Minneapolis, MN.
For info: American Society of Civil Engineers. Tel: (703) 295-6300. email: seminars@asce.org. web: www.asce.org/continuing-education-calendar.
September 14 - 17
VII Non-Ferrous Metals and Minerals Congress and XXI Aluminium of Siberia Conference—Krasnoyarsk, Russia.
For info: NFMSIB. Tel: (7) 391 269-56-47. Fax: (7) 391 269-56-48. email: nfmsib@nfmsib.ru. web: www.nfmsib.ru.
September 20 - 24
Liquid Metal Processing & Casting Conference—Leoben, Austria.
For info: Austrian Society for Metallurgy and Materials. Tel: (43) 3842 402 2290. email: lmpc2015@asmet.at. web: www.lmpc2015.org.
September 21 - 23
30th International Aluminium Conference—Vancouver, Canada.
For info: Metal Bulletin Events. Tel: (44) 20 7779 8989. email: conferences@metalbulletin.com. web: www.metalbulletin.com/events/international-aluminium-conference/details.html.
September 21 - 23
14th International Conference on Fracture and Damage Mechanics (FDM 2015)—Montenegro.
For info: Prof. Ferri M.H. Aliabadi, Imperial College. Tel: (44) 20759 45077. email: m.h.aliabadi@imperial.ac.uk. web: fdm.engineeringconferences.net.
September 22 - 24
AEC Management Conference—Chicago, IL.
For info: Aluminum Extruders Council. Tel: (847) 526-2010. Fax: (847) 526-3993. email: mail@aec.org. web: www.aec.org.
September 22 - 24
18th Annual AWS Aluminum Conference—San Diego, CA.
For info: American Welding Society. Tel: (305) 443-9353. web: www.aws.org.
October
October 4 - 7
Titanium 2015—Orlando, FL.
For info: Jennifer Simpson, International Titanium Association. Tel: (303) 404-2221. email: ita@titanium.org. web: www.titanium.org.
October 4 - 8
Materials Science & Technology Conference & Exhibition (MS&T’15)—Columbus, OH.
For info: Louise Wallach, TMS. Tel: (724) 814-3110. Fax: (724) 814-3111. email: lwallach@tms.org. web: www.matscitech.org.
October 5 - 7
Bauxite Residue Valorization and Best Practices Conference—Leuven, Belgium.
For info: Yiannis Pontikes, Department of Materials Engineering. Tel: (32) 16 32 23 42. Fax: (32) 16 32 29 91. email: yiannis.pontikes@mtm.kuleuven.be. web: conference2015.redmud.org/.
October 5 - 10
EMO Milano 2015—Milan, Italy.
For info: Alfredo Mariotti, EMO Milan. Tel: (39) 0226 255 860. Fax: (39) 0226 255 880. email: exhibition.director@emo-milan.com. web: www.emo-milan.com.
October 6 - 8
2nd International Conference and Exhibition “Aluminium-21/Flat Rolled Products”—St. Petersburg, Russia.
For info: Russian Extruders Alliance (RAEA). Tel: (7) 495 785-20-05. email: main@apral.org. web: www.apral.org.
October 8 - 10
aluexpo 2015 – 4th International Aluminium Technology, Machinery, and Products Trade Fair—Istanbul, Turkey.
For info: Suphan Ilker, Hannover Messe Ankiros. Tel: (90) 312 439 67 92. Fax: (90) 312 439 67 66. email: silker@ankiros.com. web: www.aluexpo.com.
October 11 - 16
Mg 2015 – 10th International Conference on Magnesium Alloys and Their Applications—Jeju, Korea.
For info: Secretariat. Tel: (82) 2-565-3571. email: secretary@mg2015.org. web: www.mg2015.org.
October 19 - 21
Aluminum Association Annual Meeting—Nashville, TN.
For info: The Aluminum Association. Tel: (703) 358-2960. email: info@aluminum.org. web: www.aluminum.org.
October 28 - 31
1st Aluminum Korea (Korea Metal Week 2015)—KINTEX, South Korea.
For info: Korea Trade Fairs Ltd. Tel: (82) 2-783-8261. Fax: (82) 2-784-6810. email: info@ktfairs.com. web: www.korea-metal.com.
November
November 8
2015 Aluminum Products Division Conference—Scottsdale, AZ.
For info: Rose Manfredini, Metals Service Center Institute. Tel: (847) 485-3008. Fax: (847) 485-3001. email: rmanfredini@msci.org. web: www.msci.org.
November 9 - 11
Americas Automotive Lightweight Procurement Symposium—Detroit, MI.
For info: Roberto Boeker, AluMag Automotive LLC. Tel: (248) 962-5086. email: r.boeker@alumag.de. web: www.alumag.cc/americas-automotive-lightweight-procurement-symposium.
November 11 - 12
ALUMINUM USA—Detroit, MI.
For info: Jessica Kristian, Reed Exhibitions. Tel: (49) 211 90191-232. email: jessica.kristian@reedexpo.de. web: www.aluminium-usa.com.
November 16 - 18
ASTM Meeting – Light Metals and Alloys—Tampa, FL.
For info: Kevin M. Kelly, ASTM International. Tel: (610) 832-9701. Fax: (610) 832-9555. email: kmkelly@astm.org. web: www.astm.org.
November 29 - December 1
ICSOBA-2015: Global and Gulf Region Developments in Bauxite, Alumina & Aluminium Production—Dubai, UAE.
For info: Ms. Sudipta Chaudhuri, ICSOBA. Tel: (91) 982 328 98 17. email: icsoba@icsoba.info. web: www.icsoba.info.
December
December 2
Defects of Aluminium Alloy Extrusions Seminar—Moscow, Russia.
For info: Russian Extruders Alliance (RAEA). Tel: (7) 495 785-20-05. email: main@apral.org. web: www.apral.org.
2016
February
February 14 - 18
TMS 2016—Nashville, TN.
For info: TMS Meeting Services. Tel: (724) 776-9000 x243. Fax: (724) 776-3770. email: mtgserv@tms.org. web: www.tms.org/tms2016.
April
April 12 - 14
SAE 2016 World Congress & Exhibition—Detroit, MI.
For info: Gretchen Stokes, SAE International. Tel: (724) 772-8690. email: gstokes@sae.org. web: www.sae.org/events.
May
May 5 - 6
ET ’16 – The Eleventh International Aluminum Extrusion Technology Seminar & Exposition—Chicago, IL.
For info: Aluminum Extruders Council. Tel: (847) 526-2010. Fax: (847) 526-3993. email: mail@aec.org. web: www.aec.org/foundation/et16.cfm.
May 29 - June 1
2016 World Recycling Convention & Exhibition—Berlin, Germany.
For info: BIR Secretariat. Tel: (32) 2 627 57 70. Fax: (44) 32 2 627 57 73. email: bir@bir.org. web: www.bir.org.
September
September 21 - 23
INALCO – 13th International Aluminium Conference—Naples, Italy.
For info: MCM Eventi E Congressi. Tel: (39) 081 7611085. Fax: (39) 081 664372. email: acanfora@mcmcongress.it. web: www.inalco2016.it.
November
November 13 - 15
2016 Aluminum Products Division Conference—Palm Beach, FL.
For info: Rose Manfredini, Metals Service Center Institute. Tel: (847) 485-3008. Fax: (847) 485-3001. email: rmanfredini@msci.org. web: www.msci.org.
November 29 - December 1
ALUMINIUM 2016—Duesseldorf, Germany.
For info: Reed Exhibitions Deutschland GmbH. Tel: (49) 211 90191-307. Fax: (49) 211 90191-193. email: info@aluminium-messe.com. web: www.aluminium-messe.com.