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2018 Aluminum Design Seminar

By October 25, 2018 No Comments

Please join the Aluminum Association as we host the inaugural Aluminum Design Seminar on Wednesday, November 7 and Thursday, November 8 at the Suburban Collection Showplace in Novi., Mich.

During this two-day design course, you’ll hear from a range of technical experts on developments and advancements in aluminum technology, industry trends and a full-fledged curriculum for creating products in aluminum. A full breakfast, lunch and cocktail hour will ensure time for networking and information sharing with fellow industry leaders. At the end of the day on Thursday, November 8th, you’ll walk away with the knowledge and tools to ensure success on the first try, when designing a product with aluminum.

Day 1: Wednesday, November 7, 2018
7:30 AM – 8:15 AM Networking breakfast
8:15 AM – 8:30 AM Welcome remarks
8:30 AM – 10:00 AM Introduction to Aluminum Use in Automotive (Arconic)
10:00 AM – 10:15 AM Coffee and networking break
10:15 AM – 12:00 PM Corrosion and Repair (Aleris)
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM Networking lunch
1:00 PM – 2:00 PM Automotive Aluminum Sheet: Production Flow Path and General Metallurgy (Novelis)
2:00 PM – 4:00 PM Stamping, Forming and Joining (Aleris)
4:00 PM – 5:00 PM Happy Hour Cocktail Reception
Day 2: Thursday, November 8, 2018
7:30 AM – 8:00 AM Networking breakfast
8:00 AM – 10:00 AM Introduction to Aluminum Extrusion (Hydro)
10:00 AM – 10:15 AM Coffee and networking break
10:15 AM – 12:00 PM Introduction to Aluminum Extrusion (Hydro)

Introduction to Structural Castings (Rio Tinto)

12:00 PM – 1:00 PM Networking lunch
1:00 PM – 2:00 PM Introduction to Structural Castings (Rio Tinto)
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