Upcoming External Events

 NOVEMBER 
 
Nov. 3-7 
 ASM International
 Testing and Failure Analysis Conference and Exposition
 San Jose Convention Center
 San Jose, Calif.
 memberservicecenter@asminternational.org
 www.asminternational.org
 
Nov. 4-5 
 Wire Association International
 International Technical Conference
 Palazzo Turati
 Milan
 www.wirenet.org
 
Nov. 5-6 
 Aluminum Extruders Council
 Die Performance Improvement Clinic
 Detroit Metro Airport Marriott
 Romulus, Mich.
 mail@aec.org
 www.aec.org
 
Nov. 5-6 
 Metal Bulletin
 2nd African Iron Ore Conference
 Hyatt Regency
 Johannesburg
 conferences@metalbulletin.com
 www.metalbulletin.com
 
Nov. 5-7 
 Argentina Steel Institute
 19th Steel Conference
 City Center Rosario
 Santa Fe, Argentina
 conferencia2013@siderurgia.org.ar
 www.siderurgia.org.ar
 
Nov. 5-7 
 Futures Industry Association
 Futures and Options Expo
 Hilton Hotel
 Chicago
 info@futuresindustry.org
 www.futuresindustry.org
 
Nov. 5-7 
 Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries
 Safety and Environmental Committee Meeting
 Drury Plaza Hotel
 St. Louis
 nancyreynolds@isri.org
 www.isri.org
 
Nov. 5-7 
 National Fastener Distributors Association
 Executive Summit
 Ritz-Carlton Kapalua
 Maui, Hawaii
 nfda@nfda-fastener.org
 www.nfda-fastener.org
 
Nov. 6-7 
 Casting Industry Suppliers Association
 Annual Meeting and Business Outlook
 Westin Hotel O'Hare
 Rosemont, Ill.
 info@cisa.org
 www.cisa.org
 
Nov. 10-12 
 Latin American Steel Association
 Latin American Steel Congress
 Westin Hotel and Convention Center
 Lima, Peu
 alacero@alacero.org
 www.alacero.org
 
Nov. 10-12 
 Metal Bulletin
 29th International Ferro-alloys Conference
 Hotel Rey Juan Carlos
 Barcelona, Spain
 conferences@metalbulletin.com
 www.metalbulletin.com
 
Nov. 11-14 
 American Copper Council
 Fall Meeting
 Turnberry Isle
 Miami
 betsy@americancopper.org
 www.americancopper.org
 
Nov. 12 
 Original Equipment Suppliers Association
 15th Annual Outlook Conference
 Marriott Renaissance Center
 Detroit
 info@oesa.org
 www.oesa.org
 
Nov. 13-17 
 Association of Women in the Metal Industries
 Annual Conference
 Loews Vanderbilt Hotel
 Nashville, Tenn.
 www.awmi.org
 
Nov. 16-18 
 National Association of Architectural Metal Manufacturers
 Fall Meeting
 Hilton Suites Magnificent Mile
 Chicago
 www.naamm.org
 
Nov. 18-21 
 Society of Manufacturing Engineers
 Fabtech
 McCormick Place
 Chicago
 service@sme.org
 www.sme.org
 
Nov. 19 
 Metal Bulletin
 Molybdenum Market Forum
 Ritz Carlton Pudong
 Shanghai
 conferences@metalbulletin.com
 www.metalbulletin.com
 
Nov. 19 
 Metal Bulletin
 Recycled Copper Market Forum
 Ritz Carlton Pudong
 Shanghai
 conferences@metalbulletin.com
 www.metalbulletin.com
 
Nov. 20-21 
 Metal Bulletin
 9th Asia Copper Conference
 Ritz Carlton Pudong
 Shanghai
 conferences@metalbulletin.com
 www.metalbulletin.com
 
Nov. 20-22 
 NACE International
 Western Area Conference
 The Modern
 Honolulu
 firstservice@nace.org
 www.nace.org
 
Nov. 26-28 
 International Chromium Development Association
 Chromium Conference
 Shangri La's Barr Al Jissah Resort and Spa
 Muscat, Oman
 www.icdacr.com
 
 
DECEMBER 
 
Dec. 1-6 
 Materials Research Society
 Fall Meeting and Exhibit
 Hynes Convention Center
 Boston
 info@mrs.org
 www.mrs.org
 
Dec. 5 
 American Institute for International Steel
 63rd Annual Dinner
 Hilton New York
 New York
 www.aiis.org

Dec. 3-4 
Cold Finished Steel Bar Institute
Annual Meeting
Kelley Drye & Warren LLP
Washington
www.cfsbi.com

Dec. 5 
American Institute for International Steel
63rd Annual Dinner
Hilton New York
New York
www.aiis.org
 
Dec. 5 
 Association of Steel Distributors
 Regional Meeting
 Omni Hotel
 Chicago
 headquarters@steeldistributors.org
 www.steeldistributors.org

Dec. 9-11 
Metal Bulletin
17th Middle East Iron and Steel Conference
Conrad Hotel
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
conferences@metalbulletin.com
www.metalbulletin.com
 
Dec. 12-14 
 Steel Founders' Society of America
 67th National Technical and Operating Conference
 Drake Hotel
 Chicago
 blairr@sfsa.org
 www.sfsa.org
 
 
JANUARY 
 
Jan. 13-17
The American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA)
10th AIAA Multidisciplinary Design Optimization Specialist
Conference
National Harbor, Maryland
http://www.aiaa.org

Jan. 15-16 
Midwest Association of Rail Shippers
Meeting
Marriott Resort
Oak Brook, Ill.
wrschauer@sbcglobal.net
www.railshippers.com

Jan. 16-17 
 Metals Service Center Institute
 Tubular Products Division Conference
 Hyatt Regency Coconut Point Resort and Spa
 Bonita Springs, Fla.
 info@msci.org
 www.msci.org
 
Jan. 22-24 
 Society of Automotive Engineers
 Government/Industry Meeting
 Walter E. Washington Convention Center
 Washington
 customerservice@sae.org
 www.sae.org
 
Jan. 26-28 
 Metal Construction Association
 Annual Meeting
 Sandpearl Resort
 Clearwater Beach, Fla.
 mca@metalconstruction.org
 www.metalconstruction.org

Jan. 27-29 
American Metal Market
19th Mexican Steel Forum
Westin Resort and Spa
Cancun, Mexico
events@amm.com
www.amm.com/events
 
Jan. 30-31 
 Committee on Pipe and Tube Imports
 Winter Meeting
 Westin Kierland Resort
 Scottsdale, Ariz.
 schagrin@erols.com
 
 
FEBRUARY 
 
Feb. 3-7 
Association for Iron and Steel Technology
Modern Electric Furnace Steelmaking Seminar
Hilton Perimeter Park
Birmingham, Ala.
info@aist.org
www.aist.org

Feb. 5-7
Steel Founders’ Society of America (SFSA)
2014 Labor Relations & Human Resource Conference
San Antonio, TX
www.afsinc.org

Feb. 6-8 
 National Association of Steel Pipe Distributors
 Annual Convention
 Omni Royal Orleans Hotel
 New Orleans
 info@naspd.com
 www.naspd.com
 
Feb. 16-19 
 American Architectural Manufacturers Association
 77th Annual Conference
 Walt Disney World Swan
 Orlando, Fla.
 www.aamanet.org
 
Feb. 16-19 
International Zinc Association
International Zinc Conference and International Zinc Oxide Industry Conference
St. Regis Hotel
Dana Point, Calif.
contact@zinc.org
www.zinc.org
 
Feb. 16-20 
Minerals, Metals and Materials Society
143rd Annual Meeting and Exhibition
San Diego Convention Center
San Diego
mtgserv@tms.org
www.tms.org
 
Feb. 20-21 
 Metals Service Center Institute
 Carbon Products Division Conference
 JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort and Spa
 Phoenix
 info@msci.org
 www.msci.org
 
Feb. 21-23 
 Precision Machined Products Association
 Management Update Conference
 Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas
 Las Vegas
 info@pmpa.org
 www.pmpa.org
 
Feb. 22-25
National Demolition Association
41st Annual Convention
The Mirage
Las Vegas
www.demolitionassociation.com

Feb. 23-27 
 National Association for Surface Finishing
 Management Conference
 Sharaton on Kaanapali Beach
 Maui, Hawaii
 passante@nasf.org
 www.nasf.org
 
Feb. 24-26 
 American Wire Producers Association
 Annual Meeting
 Red Rock Resort and Casino
 Las Vegas
 info@awpa.org
 www.awpa.org

Feb. 24-26 
Metal Bulletin
China Iron Ore Conference
Grand Millennium Hotel
Beijing
conferences@metalbulletin.com
www.metalbulletin.com
 
Feb. 24-27 
Association for Iron and Steel Technology
Rod and Bar Rolling Seminar
Sheraton Hotel
Fort Worth, Texas
info@aist.org
www.aist.org
 
Feb. 26-27 
 Southwest Association of Rail Shippers
 Annual Meeting
 Hyatt Regency Riverwalk
 San Antonio
 swars@swrailshippers.com
 www.railshippers.com

Feb. 26-28 
Fabricators and Manufacturers Association
Toll Processing Conference
Barton Creek Resort and Spa
Austin, Texas
info@fmanet.org
www.fmanet.org
 
 
MARCH 

March 2-7 
Association for Iron and Steel Technology
Hot Rolling Fundamentals Seminar
Francis Marion Hotel
Charleston, S.C.
info@aist.org
www.aist.org
 
March 3-4 
American Metal Market
7th Annual Steel Tube and Pipe Conference
JW Marriott
Houston
events@amm.com
www.amm.com/events
 
March 5-8 
Association for Manufacturing Technology,
National Tooling and Machining Association and
Precision Metalforming Association
MFG Meeting
Arizona Biltmore
Phoenix
 amt@amtonline.org
 www.amtonline.org

March 9-13 
NACE International
Corrosion Conference
Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center
San Antonio
firstservice@nace.org
www.nace.org
 
March 11-14 
Futures Industry Association
39th Annual International Futures Industry Conference
Boca Raton Resort and Club
Boca Raton, Fla.
info@futuresindustry.org
www.futuresindustry.org
 
March 12-13 
Pacific Northwest Association of Rail Shippers
Meeting
Doubletree Lloyd Center Hotel
Portland, Ore.
browngn@comcast.net
www.railshippers.com
 
March 12-14 
Steel Erectors Association of America
42nd Annual Convention and Trade Show
Embassy Suites/Frisco Hotel Convention Center and Spa
Frisco, Texas
admin@seaa.net
www.seaa.net
 
March 16-19 
Investment Casting Institute
 Spring Management Meeting
 Hyatt Regency Mission Bay
 San Diego
 ici@investmentcasting.org
 www.investmentcasting.org
 
March 18-20
Soceity of Manufacturing Engineers
(SME) FABTECH Canada 
Toronto Congress Centre, Toronto, Ontario 
http://www.sme.org/

March 18-20 
Aluminum Extruders Council
Annual Meeting
Biltmore Hotel
Coral Gables, Fla.
mail@aec.org
www.aec.org
 
March 20-22 
Association of Steel Distributors
Annual Convention
Waldorf Astoria
Orlando, Fla.
headquarters@steeldistributors.org
www.steeldistributors.org
 
March 22-26 
American Galvanizers Association
Annual Conference
Ritz Carlton Laguna Niguel
Dana Point, Calif.
aga@galvanizeit.org
www.galvanizeit.org
 
March 24-27 
Association for Iron and Steel Technology
Making, Shaping and Treating of Steel Seminar
Doubletree Downtown
Nashville, Tenn.
info@aist.org
www.aist.org
 
March 25-27 
Southeast Association of Rail Shippers
Meeting
Sonesta Resort
Hilton Head Island, S.C.
serailshippers@gmail.com
www.railshippers.com
 
March 26-28 
Copper and Brass Servicenter Association
63rd Annual Convention
Rock Casino Resort and Spa
Las Vegas
cbsahq@copper-brass.org
www.copper-brass.org

March 26-29 
 American Institute of Steel Construction
 Steel Conference
 Metro Toronto Convention Centre
 Toronto
 purdy@aisc.org
 www.aisc.org
 
March 27-28 
 Metals Service Center Institute
 Specialty Metals Division Conference
 Hyatt Regency Lost Pines Resort and Spa
 Lost Pines, Texas
 info@msci.org
 www.msci.org
 
March 31-April 2 
 Aluminum Association
 Spring Meeting
 Omni La Mansion Del Rio
 San Antonio
 www.aluminum.org
 
 
APRIL 

April 1-3 
Industrial Minerals
International Congress and Exhibition
Sheraton Wall Centre
Vancouver, British Columbia
conferences@metalbulletin.com
www.metalbulletin.com
 
April 5-8 
 Precision Machined Products Association
 National Technical Conference
 Westin Hotel
 Indianapolis
 info@pmpa.org
 www.pmpa.org

April 6-10 
Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries
Annual Convention and Exposition
Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino
Las Vegas
nancyreynolds@isri.org
www.isri.org
 
April 7-9 
 National Coil Coating Association
 Annual Meeting
 Silverado Resort
 Napa, Calif.
 ncca@coilcoating.org
 www.coilcoating.org
 
April 8-10 
 Society of Automotive Engineers
 World Congress and Exhibition
 Cobo Center
 Detroit
 customerservice@sae.org
 www.sae.org
 
April 8-11 
 American Foundry Society
 118th Metalcasting Congress
 Renaissance Hotel and Convention Center
 Schaumburg, Ill.
 bjackowski@afsinc.org
 www.afsinc.org
 
April 15-17 
 Port of New Orleans
 6th Annual Critical Commodities Conference
 Hilton Riverside
 New Orleans
 j.baldwin@salesla.com
 www.criticalcommodities.com

April 21-25 
Materials Research Society
Spring Meeting and Exhibit
Moscone West Convention Center
San Francisco
info@mrs.org
www.mrs.org
 
April 23-26 
 National Association of Pipeline Coating Applicators
 Convention
 Hyatt Regency Coconut Point
 Bonita Springs, Fla.
 mchastain@gardere.com
 www.napca.com
 
April 26-27 
 American Coke and Coal Chemicals Institute
 Spring Meeting
 Westin Resort
 Hilton Head Island, S.C.
 information@accci.org
 www.accci.org
 
April 27-29
Casting Industy Suppliers Association (CISA),
Annual Conference
Hyatt Regency Coconut Resort & Spa,
Bonita Springs, FL 
http://www.cisa.org/ 

April 27-29
 Minor Metals Trade Association
 International Minor Metals Conference
 Victoria Plaza Hotel
 London
 info@mmta.co.uk
 www.mmta.co.uk
 
April 27-30 
 Associated Wire Rope Fabricators
 General Meeting
 Marriott Waterfront
 Baltimore
 awrf@awrf.org
 www.awrf.org

April 29-May 1 
North East Association of Rail Shippers
Meeting
Marriott Hotel
Providence, R.I.
joe.gearin@comcast.net
www.railshippers.com
 
 
MAY 
 
May 4-6 
 Metals Service Center Institute
 Annual Meeting
 Fairmont Princess
 Scottsdale, Ariz.
 info@msci.org
 www.msci.org

May 5-7 
Institute for Supply Management
Annual Conference
Las Vegas Hotel and Casino
Las Vegas
custsvc@ism.ws
www.ism.ws
 
May 5-8 
 Association for Iron and Steel Technology
 AISTech Conference
 Indiana Convention Center
 Indianapolis
 info@aist.org
 www.aist.org
 
May 6-7 
Fabricators and Manufacturers Association, Precision Metalforming Association and Society of Manufacturing Engineers
Fabtech Mexico
Centro Banamex
Mexico City
service@sme.org
www.sme.org

May 6-7 
 Wire Association International
 Operations Summit and Wire Expo
 Indiana Convention Center
 Indianapolis
 www.wirenet.org
 
May 6-8
Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME)
Manufacturing for the Future (MFG4)
Connecticut Convention Center,
Hartfort CT 
http://www.sme.org/

May 11-14 
 Material Handling Institute of America
 Spring Meeting
 Marriott City Center
 Charlotte, N.C.
 kclark@mhi.org
 www.mhi.org
 
May 12-14
Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME)
Montreal Manufacturing Technology Show (MMTS)
Place Bonaventure, Montreal, Quebec 
http://www.sme.org/

May 13-15
Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME)
Composites Manufacturing 
Northern Kentucky Convention Center,
Covington, KY 
http://www.sme.org/

May 19-21
World Foundry Organisation
71st World Foundry Congress
The Euskalduna Conference Centre,
Bilbao, Spain 
http://www.thewfo.com

May 19-21 
International Titanium Association
Titanium Europe Conference and Exhibition
Hilton Palace
Sorrento, Italy
www.titanium.org
 
May 19-21 
Powder Coating Institute
Annual Meeting
Hilton Golf Resort and Spa
San Destin, Fla.
pci-info@powdercoating.org
www.powdercoating.org

May 21-22 
Cobalt Development Institute
Cobalt Conference
Radisson Blu Royal Hotel
Brussels
www.thecdi.com

May 28-30 
 North American Rail Shippers Association
 Annual Meeting
 Parc 55 Wyndham Hotel
 San Francisco
 nars@railshippers.com
 www.railshippers.com
 
 
JUNE 
 
June 1-3 
International Magnesium Association
71st Annual World Magnesium Conference
Westin Grand Munchen
Munich
info@intlmag.org
www.intlmag.org

June 1-4 
 American Architectural Manufacturers Association
 National Summer Conference
 Hyatt Regency Downtown
 Indianapolis
 www.aamanet.org
 
June 2-4 
 Bureau of International Recycling
 World Recycling Convention and Exhibition
 Fontainebleau
 Miami
 bir@bir.org
 www.bir.org

June 3-4 
Cold Finished Steel Bar Institute
Semi-Annual Meeting
Kelley Drye & Warren LLP
Washington
www.cfsbi.com

June 4-6
Ductile Iron Society (DIS) Annual Spring Meeting
The Coast Lethbridge Hotel & Conference Centre,
Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada 
http://www.ductile.org/

June 7-10 
 International Precious Metals Institute
 38th Conference
 JW Marriott Grande Lakes
 Orlando, Fla.
 www.ipmi.org
 
June 8-10 
 Association for Iron and Steel Technology
 21st Annual Crane Symposium
 Sheraton Station Square Hotel
 Pittsburgh
 memberservices@aist.org
 www.aist.org

June 9-11 
National Association for Surface Finishing
Sur/Fin Manufacturing and Technology Trade Show and Conference
Cleveland Convention Center
Cleveland
passante@nasf.org
www.nasf.org
 
June 9-12
Society of Manufactuing (SME)
The Big M
Cobo Center, Detroit, MI 
http://www.sme.org/

June 9-12
Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME)
Annual Conference
Cobo Center, Detroit, MI 
http://www.sme.org/

June 9-12
Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME)
RAPID Conference & Exposition
Cobo Center, Detroit, MI 
http://www.sme.org/

June 16-17
ProcureCon for Manufacturing
Hyatt Regency
Milwaukee, Wisconsin

June 17-19 
 National Fastener Distributors Association
 Annual Meeting
 Embassy Suites Convention Center
 New Orleans
 nfda@nfda-fastener.org
 www.nfda-fastener.org
 
June 19-21 
 National Association of Steel Pipe Distributors
 Summer Conference
 Westin St. Francis Hotel
 San Francisco
 info@naspd.com
 www.naspd.com

June 23-25 
Metal Construction Association
Semi-Annual Meeting
Westin O'Hare
Rosemont, Ill.
mca@metalconstruction.org
www.metalconstruction.org
 
June 25-27 
Metals Service Center Institute
Copper and Brass Products Division Conference
Greenbrier Hotel
White Sulphur Springs, W.Va.
info@msci.org
www.msci.org


JULY

July 15-16 
Metals Service Center Institute
Safety Conference
Renaissance Convention Center Hotel
Schaumburg, Ill.
info@msci.org
www.msci.org
 
 
SEPTEMBER

Sept. 8-9 
Metals Service Center Institute
Economic Forecast Summit
Marriott Renaissance Hotel and Convention Center
Schaumburg, Ill.
info@msci.org
www.msci.org
 
Sept. 8-13 
Association for Manufacturing Technology
International Manufacturing Technology Show
McCormick Place
Chicago
amt@amtonlione.org
www.amtonline.org
 
Sept. 9-12 
International Lead Association
14th European Lead Battery Conference
Edinburgh International Conference Centre
Edinburgh, Scotland
mcdermott@ila-lead.org
www.ila-lead.org
 
Sept. 12-14
AFS Foundry Executive Conference
The Coeur d'Alene, Coeur d'Alene, ID 
http://www.afsinc.org

Sept. 15-17 
Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries
Commodities Roundtable Forum
Hilton Hotel
Chicago
nancyreynolds@isri.org
www.isri.org
 
Sept. 15-17 
National Coil Coating Association
Fall Meeting
Omni Hotel
Nashville, Tenn.
ncca@coilcoating.org
www.coilcoating.org
 
Sept. 18-20 
National Association of Steel Pipe Distributors
Fall Conference
Chase Park Plaza Saint Louis Hotel
St. Louis
info@naspd.com
www.naspd.com

Sept. 21-24 
European Powder Metallurgy Association
Euro Congress and Exhibition
Messezentrum
Salzburg, Austria
info@epma.com
www.epma.com

Sept. 22-24
North American Die Casting Association (NADCA)
Die Casting Congress & Tabletop
Frontier Airlines Center, Milwaukee, WI 
http://www.diecasting.org

Sept. 24-26
FundiExpo
Cintermex Convention Center
Monterrey, Mexico 
http://fundiexpo2014.com/en/

Sept. 26-27
American Foundry Society
International Foundry Forum
Venice, Italy
http://www.afsinc.org


OCTOBER

Date TBC
Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME)
Medical Manufacturing Innovations featuring
Advanced Manufacturing Expo
Toronto, Canada
http://www.sme.org/

Oct. 2-3
American Foundry Society
AFS East Coast Regional Conference
Sands Resort, Bethlehem, Pa. 
http://www.afsinc.org

Oct. 10-13
Non-Ferrous Founders' Society (NFFS)
Annual Meeting
Sea Pines: The Inn at Harbour Town,
Hilton Head, South Carolina 
Contact: 847-490-9200


NOVEMBER

Nov. 4-5
Casting Industry Suppliers Association (CISA)
Annual Meeting & Business Outlook
The Westin O'Hare, Rosemont, IL 
http://www.cisa.org/

Nov. 4-6
Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME)
FABTECH
Georgia World Congress Center, Atlanta, GA 
http://www.sme.org/mmi/


DECEMBER

Dec. 10-13
Steel Founders’ Society of America (SFSA)
National T&O Conference
The Drake, Chicago IL
www.sfsa.org


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