The Forging Industry Association (FIA) comprises 200 North American metal forging producers, suppliers and service providers. Our members account for more than 75 percent of custom forging volume produced annually in North America. FIA, along with its predecessor organizations, has been serving the forging industry since 1913.

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  • 50th Theory & Applications of Forging & Die Design Workshop Was a Great Success!

Wed, Jun 20th, 2018

Last week, thirty-eight forging professionals came together in Cleveland, Ohio, to participate in FIA's Theory & Applications of Forging & Die Design Workshop.

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  • 50th Theory & Applications of Forging & Die Design Workshop Was a Great Success!

Wed, Jun 20th, 2018

Last week, thirty-eight forging professionals came together in Cleveland, Ohio, to participate in FIA's Theory & Applications of Forging & Die Design Workshop.

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  • New FIA Forging Automation 101 Workshop Coming to Chicagoland

Wed, Jun 20th, 2018

FIA is pleased to present a new program specifically developed to give forgers a first-hand look into how robotics and automation can help forging companies increase productivity, lower costs and improve workplace safety. The first FIA Forging Automation 101 Workshop and Plant Tours will take place on August 22-23 at the Chicago Marriott Midway.

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  • Invest Today in the Leaders of Tomorrow

Wed, Jun 20th, 2018

The Management Development Institute (MDI) is a three-part series of lectures, case studies, roundtable discussions, expert panels, and structured networking specifically developed to provide middle managers with the skills they need to take their careers to the next level.

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  • ASM International Recognizes FIA Member Weld Mold with Historical Landmark Award

Wed, Jun 20th, 2018

On Thursday, May 17, ASM International presented FIA Member Weld Mold Company with its prestigious ASM Historical Landmark Award.

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  • Mark Your Calendar - Next Technology & Workforce Development Summit Set for September

Wed, Jun 20th, 2018

The next Forging Foundation sponsored Technology & Workforce Development Summit will be held at the Illinois Institute for Technology on Thursday, September 6, 2018.

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  • Prediction: Vehicle Electrification to Accelerated Spin-offs, Mergers & Acquisitions in 2018

Wed, Jun 20th, 2018

Global Trend Toward Banning Internal Combustion Engine and other Technology Disruptions to Accelerate Spin-offs and Mergers and Acquisitions in 2018 for Automotive Suppliers

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Calendar of Events

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  • FIA Forging Automation 101 Workshop and Plant Tours

Thursday, August 23, 2018 to Friday, August 24, 2018

  • Management Development Institute (MDI) - Session One

Sunday, August 26, 2018 to Tuesday, August 28, 2018

  • Forging Industry Technical Conference

Tuesday, September 11, 2018 to Wednesday, September 12, 2018

  • 2018 FIA Fall Meeting of Members

Monday, October 15, 2018 to Wednesday, October 17, 2018

  • Management Development Institute (MDI) - Session Two

Sunday, November 11, 2018 to Tuesday, November 13, 2018

  • Management Development Institute (MDI) - Session Three

Sunday, January 13, 2019 to Tuesday, January 15, 2019

The Forging Industry Association (FIA) comprises 200 North American metal forging producers, suppliers and service providers. Our members account for more than 75 percent of custom forging volume produced annually in North America. FIA, along with its predecessor organizations, has been serving the forging industry since 1913.