2020 AFS Government Affairs Fly-In

Make sure our industry is heard

Hyatt Regency Capitol Hill
May 19-20, 2020


AFS is calling all metalcasters to stand together and advocate for our industry. The AFS Government Affairs Fly-In aims to connect metalcasters with their legislators and give them the tools to be a voice for their industry. Attendees will hear from policy experts and regulators, as well as participate in pre-scheduled meetings with their lawmakers. AFS encourages all U.S. foundries and suppliers to send one employee to participate in this important event. In addition, attendees will have access to new federal, state, and congressional data on the economic impact of the metalcasting industry for your Hill visits.


  • Hyatt Regency Capitol Hill
  • Washington, DC
  • May 19-20, 2020
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Hotel Information

  • Hyatt Regency Capitol Hill
  • ​​​​​​​Washington, DC
  • $369

400 New Jersey Ave NW
Washington, DC 20001


Road Map to the 2020 Elections
Charlie Cook
Editor and Publisher of the Cook Political Report, Political Analyst for the National Journal Group

American political analyst Charlie Cook will be this year’s featured keynote speaker. Cook specializes in election forecasts and political trends. He works for the National Journal, NBC and his own publication, the Cook Political Report. He has also provided election night commentary for various television networks since the 1984 U.S. Presidential Election. His presentation will focus on the Road Map to the 2020 Elections, where he will share insights on the upcoming 2020 Presidential and Congressional elections.


Registration Fees

Early Registration | Standard Registration:
Non-Member - $1,000 | $1,200
AFS Members - $750 | $900
2nd Registrant from Same Company - $500 | $600
Spouse - $300

Early Registration ends April 27th, 2020

Cancellations & Substitutions

Substitutions will be accepted anytime. However, cancellations of confirmed registrants with full refund of fees will not be accepted unless received at least two weeks prior to the conference date. In the unlikely event the conference is cancelled for any reason, AFS liability is limited to the return of the registration fees.