Next Gen Committee



The FIA Next Gen Committee is comprised of individuals (approximate age 20-35) who are young business and manufacturing employees working in the forging industry. Our mission is to increase awareness and attractiveness of the industry, as well as help to create the next wave of leadership. 

What does this mean?

The Next Gen Committee was created to help young leaders in the forging industry connect, network, build relationships, mentor the younger generations, and empower like-minded individuals to continue to grow in leadership roles. 

Next Gen Committee members will take an active part in providing input on the events and content that FIA will host for the young leaders in the forging industry.

What can you expect?

  • Quarterly Meetings
  • Participation in committee discussion and attendance at events
  • Discounted registration on certain FIA events and trainings
  • Opportunity to connect with other young leaders in the industry
  • Collaboration with other members in the forging industry
  • Receive up to date news and issues regarding the industry


Nominate young leaders in your company to join the committee.


Have questions?
Please contact Amanda Dureiko at or call 216-781-6260

Upcoming Activities: