Conferences

Developing an All-Star Team

July 24, 2018
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
This one-day roundtable gives front-line supervisors and human resources leaders the opportunity to discuss issues facing their organizations with industry peers. The event includes roundtable discussions, an evening networking event, and a ticket to the Milwaukee Brewers vs. Washington Nationals game.

2018 Foundry Leadership Conference

September 16-18, 2018
Amelia Island, Florida
North America's premier leadership conference for metalcasters, suppliers and castings purchasers.

2018 Cast Iron Inoculation Conference

August 20-21, 2018
Louisville, Kentucky

Tired of shrinkage issues, complaints of poor machinability, failed test bars, etc.?  Come join us, and leading experts in the cast iron foundry industry, as they present and discuss all aspects of iron inoculation and how it relates to iron quality and performance.

2018 Additive Manufacturing for Metalcasting Conference

Sept. 10-13, 2018
Louisville, Kentucky

This conference on additive manufacturing (AM) and 3D printing will focus on how these new, emerging technologies are being utilized in the foundry to produce cast components. The conference will cover all aspects of AM and 3D printing in the metalcasting industry, such as printing of sand molds, printing of investment casting waxes, equipment, materials and practical case studies of foundry application and actual castings.

2018 Aluminum Casting Conference

November 5-7, 2018
Knoxville, Tennessee
The AFS 2018 Aluminum Conference is for everyone involved in the aluminum casting industry, with a special focus on helping  practicing aluminum foundries produce better quality castings.

2018 Marketing and Sales Conference

December 11-12, 2018
Rosemont, Illinois
Join us for the foremost marketing and sales conference in metalcasting, December 11-12, 2018 held by AFS, premier metalcasting association, at the O'Hare Westin in Rosemont, Illinois.