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FIERF Professor Summit 2024
Join us for FIERF's Annual Professor Summit on August 1, 2024 at FIA Headquarters in Independence, OH. Attendees will get the chance to hear from forging industry professionals on the state of the industry, receive an overview and update on the activities of the Forging Foundation, learn how the foundation is working with educators to prepare the next generation, and network with professors and FIA... Details
When: August 1, 2024
Where: Independence
FIERF Forge the Future Summer Camp Warren, MI
Explore the world of forging through the Forging Foundation's two-day Forge the Future Summer Camp. Students 11-15 years old will have the opportunity to tour a forging facility, participate in STEM and team building activities, and learn how to forge. Plus, campers will get to take home their own forging!

When: August 5–6, 2024
Where: Warren, MI
Forging Automation Conference & Plant Tour
This two-day conference and plant tour was specifically developed to give forgers a first-hand look into the latest developments in industrial automation and how robotics and automation can help forging companies increase productivity, lower costs, and improve workplace safety. The event includes a tour of the LIFT facility and a plant tour of Trenton Forging Company, which has recently installed an automated line in their... Details
When: August 20–21, 2024
Where: Detroit, MI
2024 FIERF Forging Foundation Golf Outing
Join your forging industry colleagues on the golf course for the Annual Forging Foundation (FIERF) Golf Outing. The Forging Foundation funds industry-relevant research to advance the science of forging and engages students through curriculum, experiential learning, and scholarships to pursue careers in the forging supply chain.

When: August 27, 2024
Where: Chardon, OH
2024 ForjaMEX Conference
The 2024 ForjaMEX Conference will take place September 4-5, 2024 at the Grand Fiesta Americana in Queretaro, MX. This year, the conference will have one track that includes both executive-level and production/technical topics. Plant tours include TREMEC and DANA FORJAS.

When: September 4–5, 2024
Where: Queretaro, Mexico
33rd Forging Industry Technical Conference
The Forging Industry Technical Conference will take place September 17-18, 2024, at Bayfront Landing in Erie, PA. This two-day conference is designed to showcase the best in forging technology with a diversity of presentations of interest to different processes, materials, and end-use markets. It will also include report outs on FIERF funded research projects and industry collaborative group results. The program is a great forum for students and professors to present their forging... Details
When: September 17–18, 2024
Where: Erie, PA