Lightweight Alloys Conference

Event Date: Tuesday, February 15, 2022 to Wednesday, February 16, 2022


February 15-16, 2022

Village of Pinehurst, NC


The Forging Lightweight Alloys Conference will take place February 15-16, 2022 at the famous Pinehurst Resort and Country Club in Pinehurst, NC. The conference will cover topics including lightweight materials, OEM needs, advancements in technology, equipment for lightweight forging, post-forging processes and more. Confirmed plant tour is the new Bharat Aluminum forging plant located in Sandford, NC. Additional tours to be added. An optional golf outing has been planned on Pinehurst #2 the last afternoon of the conference as well.



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Call for Papers:

Now through November 1, 2021 the conference subcommittee is calling for presentations. For detailed information about the Forging Lightweight Alloys Conference call for presentations, click the button below to download an overview and confirmation form:




Individuals interested in presenting a technical paper at the conference must complete the presentation confirmation form and submit the requested information in English by November 1, 2021 to Angela Gibian ( Please note: No presentation is confirmed until approved by the Forging Lightweight Alloys Conference Subcommittee.


For questions about this call for presentations, please contact Angela Gibian, FIA Director of Marketing & Events, at or 216-781-6260.



FIA has arranged for Lightweight Alloys Conference attendees to receive a discounted room rate of $209/night at the Pinehurst Resort & Spa. Attendees may book their hotel rooms at the discounted rate by clicking the red button below or calling the hotel directly at 844-840-7010 and mentioning the FIA Lightweight Alloys Conference.  The deadline to reserve a room at the discounted rate is Monday, January 17, 2022. Reservations made after the deadline will be subject to the hotel’s prevailing rates and availability.