Conferences

2020 Metalcasting Management & Development Summit

February 6-7, 2020
New Orleans, LA

Learn to boost your problem-solving finesse and how to leverage competing values in your culture at the 2020 AFS Metalcasting Management and Development Summit in New Orleans, LA on February 6 & 7. This is a prime event for supervisors, HR Professionals, and all levels of management that is designed to help you lead others with actionable items you can apply immediately, so your organization can shine. This year’s Summit is in the Paris of the South, New Orleans, which boasts a rich history and even richer culture. 

2020 Environmental 101 Seminar

March 3-4, 2020
Schaumburg, IL

Metalcasters who handle environmental responsibilities encounter unique issues and concerns in their plants every day. This seminar will include practical level instruction on routine compliance activities, permitting, reporting, record keeping, testing, pollution control, and environmental management systems.

2020 AFS Government Affairs Fly-In

May 19-20, 2020
Washington, DC

Your voice counts. Every U.S. foundry and supplier is encouraged to send at least one employee to participate in this important Fly-In. We will hear from policy experts, then band together for meetings with our lawmakers, calling for commonsense policies including infrastructure investment, workforce readiness programs, and more.

2020 Foundry Leadership Summit

September 20-22, 2020
Lake Tahoe, California

Join us for North America’s premier event for leaders from foundries and supplier companies at the Resort at Squaw Creek in Lake Tahoe, California. The Foundry Leadership Summit features high-level speakers, industry roundtables, and presentations about issues important to metalcasting leaders, including industry innovation, public policies and economic forecasts.