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Event Overview

Find out what, where and how advancements are being made in automotive metals

In September of 2016 over 160 key industry speakers and delegates came together in Dearborn, Michigan to debate light-weighting, discuss the latest OEM user preferences, and look at supply chain issues along with developments in the North American and Mexican markets.

With major material manufacturers of steel and aluminum present, plus representatives from OEMs such as Ford, GM, Toyota and more, the event was again the perfect environment to connect the entire supply chain together.

For 2017's event we are introducing some exciting new changes, read more about it here.

Session & panel topics:

  • A year on: Steel, aluminum, OEM and joining considerations
  • The American automotive market: Material supply, demand and joining changes
  • High strength steel product developments to aid lightweighting
  • Aluminum alloy development: A case study of developments and automotive solutions
  • Automotive Scrap and Recycling of ferrous and nonferrous metals
  • Aluminum lifecycle analysis and stewardship considerations
  • Development of extrusion technologies and environmental applications
  • Automotive OEM and Tier 1 material considerations
  • Mexican market growth and production plans
  • Mexican automotive market and the channels to opportunity
  • Mexico: More than a supply market?
  • Electrification and the road to self-driving
  • Supply challenges and alternative markets


2016 offers

Group discounts: Find out about group rates

OEMs attend for free: Claim your free pass

OEMs already registered:

  • Honda North America
  • Toyota 
  • Ford
  • General Motors
  • Renault-Nissan

Other ways to register:


       Email event registration team


       Call US +1 212 901 3828

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