Theory & Applications of Forging & Die Design

Event Date: Monday, June 11, 2018 to Thursday, June 14, 2018

FIA is pleased to offer one of its most popular and comprehensive training programs - Theory and Applications of Forging and Die Design from June 11-14, 2018 in Cleveland, Ohio. The course is facilitated by a team of industry experts and engineering professors who work together to carefully explain the principles and practices of forging. Over the years, this program has continued to evolve and expand, offering insights into the latest forging technology and metal flow simulation software.


More than 2,500 forging professionals have attended the Theory & Applications of Forging & Die Design over the last 49 years. Now, in its 50th year, we’re anticipating our most successful program to date.


Course topics include:


Click here to learn more about each topic that will be covered in the course.


Course Plan

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Course Roster

Click here to view our growing list of participating companies.


Forging Industry Association Headquarters Building

1111 Superior Avenue

4th Floor Conference Center

Cleveland, OH 44114

Hotel Accommodations

These nearby hotels offer competitive rates:

Cost to Attend
FIA member: $1,399
Non-member: $1,999

*Lunch is included each day.



To register for the Theory & Applications of Forging & Die Design, click here or complete the registration form and return it to Kathy Edwards at or fax it to 216-781-0102.