Conferences

2022 Advanced Cupola Concepts Workshop

September 27 – 28, 2022
Tell City, IN

Would you like to:

  • Have the opportunity to discuss cupola issues and operations beyond the basics?
  • Learn how to further reduce variations and improve the consistency and quality of the iron you melt?
  • Gain a more in-depth knowledge and understanding of all things cupola?

Then join us for this two-day seminar with leading experts in the field who will teach you well beyond the basics of your cupola operation.

2022 Safety 101 Seminar

October 2 – 3, 2022
Milwaukee, WI

Explore the essentials of metalcasting health and safety at this two-day seminar for people who are relatively new to the field.

Topics include OHSA regulations and visits, industrial hygiene, emergency planning, incident investigations, electrical safety, machine guarding, lockout/tagout, fire protection, and more.

34th Environmental, Health & Safety Conference

October 4 – 6, 2022
Milwaukee, WI

Benchmark your progress, network with peers, and learn the latest in metalcasting EHS developments at the 34th Environmental, Health and Safety Conference. Professionals from across the industry will gather to discuss successful foundry case studies and best practices, explore cutting-edge issues with industry and regulatory experts, and discover EHS equipment and services from leading vendors.

Note: The AFS Safety 101 Seminar will be hosted at the same venue from Oct. 2-3, 2022, leading up to the EHS Conference.

2022 Future Leaders of Metalcasting Meeting

October 10 – 12, 2022
South Pittsburg, TN

This conference is full. Please contact Customer Service to be added to the waitlist via phone: 800-537-4237, or via email: customerservice@afsinc.org

Rising metalcasting leaders are invited to Lodge Manufacturing Co. in South Pittsburg, Tennessee, to experience an immersive networking event from AFS Future Leaders of Metalcasting (FLM).

2023 Cast Iron Production Conference

February 27 – 28, 2023
Charlotte, NC

The 2023 Cast Iron Production Conference is a can’t miss event for any ferrous foundry, supplier or end user of ferrous castings. Sessions will cover a broad range of topics including melting practice and charge makeup, inoculation, treatment, gating and risering, quality control and finishing considerations. This conference will benefit those who have responsibilities for areas listed above or are more focused and need to understand cross functional interactions. Attendees will hear several practical talks with ideas and concepts that can readily be put to use.

2023 Environmental 101 Seminar

March 21 – 22, 2023
Schaumburg, IL

Gain a basic understanding of the issues and concerns encountered daily by individuals with environmental responsibilities in a metalcasting facility.

2023 Advanced Air Seminar

May 9 – 10, 2023
Schaumburg, IL

Strengthen your understanding of air regulations at this hands-on seminar, designed with knowledgeable professionals in mind