36th Environmental, Health and Safety Conference

Amway Grand Plaza, Curio Collection by Hilton
October 1 – 3, 2024


The AFS Environmental, Health and Safety (EHS) Conference returns for its 36th year as the premier event for foundry industry EHS professionals. Taking place October 1-3, 2024, at the Amway Grand Plaza in Grand Rapids, Michigan, the conference brings together leading experts and peers to discuss the latest developments, innovations, and best practices in foundry EHS. From foundry case studies to updates from Washington D.C. to networking with other professionals, this event has what you need to enhance your knowledge, EHS programs, and performance.

2024 Floorplan
Click here for current floorplan.


Exhibitors will be given a six foot black skirted table and two chairs. Wifi is included and electricity will be made available, as needed. Twenty-two exhibits are available and exhibits are on a first come, first served basis. Exhibits cost for AFS Corporate Members is $1,675 ($1,825 for non-Members) and come with one registration for the conference. Exhibitors will also be apart of a bingo game and will be given a unique stamp to use on attendees bingo cards. The bingo cards will be used for a prize raffle. Exhibits will take place on Wednesday, October 2nd. Click here to download the exhibits form.


Sponsors will be included in pre-event marketing online, on our website, and in our communications. Sponsor logos will be formally recognized during the event, during presentations, and on-site on posters and attendee guide. AFS will also distribute a list of conference participant names and contact information to each sponsoring company. Sponsorships are $850.

For information about exhibits or sponsorship opportunities at the event, please contact Kim Farrugia at kfarrugia@afsinc.org or click here.


  • Amway Grand Plaza, Curio Collection by Hilton
  • Grand Rapids, MI
  • October 1 – 3, 2024
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Hotel Information

Amway Grand Plaza
  • Amway Grand Plaza, Curio Collection by Hilton
  • Grand Rapids, MI
  • $189/night + fees

$189/night + fees (cut off 9/9/24) per night. Reserve by using the link below or by calling 1-800-253-3590 and requesting the 2024 EHS Conference room block.


Registration Fees

AFS member: $900 early | $1,025 standard
Non-member: $1,275 early | $1,475 standard

Early registration ends  8/27/2024

Cancellations & Substitutions

AFS presents a variety of technical and management conferences (in both in-person and virtual formats). The refund policy for AFS conferences is as follows: 1) Substitutions are accepted at no charge at any time up until the start of the conference; 2) Full refunds are offered if AFS is notified in writing of cancellation at least 30 days in advance of the conference. No refunds or credits are available for less than 30 days written notice.