Events


FIA Open House

Monday, December 12, 2022 to Monday, December 12, 2022

JOIN US FOR AN OPEN HOUSE! December 12, 2022 4:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. (ET) Reception with cocktails and appetizers to follow.* NEW HQ - 6363 Oak Tree Blvd. Independence, Ohio 44131 FIA Headquarters is moving! Join us on December 12, 2022, to tour...

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FIA Heating Technology for Forging Workshop

Tuesday, December 13, 2022 to Wednesday, December 14, 2022

The FIA Heating Technology for Forging Workshop is a two-day training that includes gas heating for forging and induction heating for forging.Registrants can attend the workshop in-person or sign-up to join virtually via Zoom. Attendees are welcome to...

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Next Gen Webinar: Intentional Leadership

Tuesday, January 10, 2023 to Tuesday, January 10, 2023

Leadership is an art. Leadership is also a science. This 2-hour webinar is designed to help you understand how to recognize, and then apply, the most appropriateleadership approach at the proper time with those who work for you or around...

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2023 Midwest Meeting of Members

Tuesday, January 24, 2023 to Tuesday, January 24, 2023

Join your forging industry peers for the FIA Midwest Meeting of Members taking place atBystronic, Inc.This event will provide a great opportunity for you to network and get an update on what's happening in the industry, while also enjoying lunch and...

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Fundamentals of Forging 101 Workshop

Wednesday, January 25, 2023 to Wednesday, January 25, 2023

The FIA is excited to have W.L. Bud Kinney instruct our Fundamentals of Forging 101 Workshop on January 25, 2023 at Harper College following theFIA Midwest Meeting of Members. This workshop will teach the fundamentals of the forging process in language...

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Lobby Day 2023

Wednesday, February 1, 2023 to Thursday, February 2, 2023

FIA’s Lobby Day is officially back in-person February 1-2, 2023, and we couldn’t be more excited to have all our members back together in the nation’s capital! Why Attend Critical to meet NEWLY ELECTED lawmakers to establish lines of...

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Forging Lightweight Alloys Conference & Plant Tour

Monday, March 6, 2023 to Wednesday, March 8, 2023

The Forging Lightweight Alloys Conference will take place March 6-8, 2023 at the Westin Lake Las Vegas Resort & Spa in Henderson, NV. The conference will cover topics including lightweight materials, OEM needs, advancements in technology, equipment...

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Management Development Institute (MDI) 2023

Sunday, March 26, 2023 to Tuesday, March 28, 2023

FIA's Management Development Institute (MDI) is a three-part series of lectures, case studies, roundtable discussions, expert panels and structured networking specifically designed to provide mid-level managers with the tools they need to advance their...

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2023 FIA Annual Meeting of Members

Thursday, April 20, 2023 to Saturday, April 22, 2023

Location: Ritz-Carlton Golf Resort, Naples 2600 Tiburon Drive Naples, FL 34109 SAVE THE DATE! The 2023 FIA Annual Meeting of Members will take place April 20-22, 2023 at the beautiful Ritz-Carlton Golf Resort, Naples, Florida. The FIA Annual Meeting...

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FIERF Forging Competition

Tuesday, May 23, 2023 to Thursday, May 25, 2023

Students and Educators, join us for the first ever FIERF Forging Competition for a hands on opportunity to learn more about forging! Teams of up to four students and one faculty advisor will compete for the chance to win recognition and prizes at this...

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