Aluminium Conferences & Exhibitions


MARCH 2020

MARCH 9 – 11, 2020

Supply Chain Automotive Lightweight Symposium - Mexico

The 1st Supply Chain Automotive Lightweight Symposium in Mexico [SCALSMEX] which will be focused on automotive Supplier, Engineering and Procurement Challenges, scheduled for October 2020 in Puebla, Mexico.

As its first in Mexico, at the Supply Chain Automotive Lightweight Symposium [SCALSMEX] you will have the opportunity to listen and interchange with executive speakers and delegates from the automotive, aluminum, magnesium, steel & composite industry. Automotive Supplier, Engineering and Procurement Challenges will be the main theme as well as localization, best buy country and make or buy are some of the topics to be presented. OEMs will express their needs & expectations from the supplier and technology as well as light weighting side while Tiers will showcase their leading weight reduction solutions, joining technologies, material and process hybrid components.

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MARCH 11 – 13, 2020

Sustainability in Packaging U.S – Chicago, IL

Sustainability in Packaging US 2020: Making Sustainable Packaging A Commercial Reality will provide expert content and key insights from some of the top brand owners, CPG's, retailers, packaging manufacturers, government  regulators, and NGO's who are making moves in the sustainable packaging space. 

Kicking off the conference, attendees will have the opportunity to attend 3 pre-conference workshops:

  • The Future of Plastics
  • Compostable and Recyclable: Breaking Down the Challenges
  • Fireside Chat: Live Consumer Panel Workshop.

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APRIL 2020

APRIL 19 – 21, 2020

AluMag Supply Chain Automotive Lightweight Symposium in USA (SCALUSA) – Detroit, MI

The 2nd Supply Chain Automotive Lightweight Symposium in USA [SCALSUSA] which will be focused on automotive Supplier, Engineering and Procurement Challenges, from the 19th – 21st of April 2020 in Detroit, USA.

At the Supply Chain Automotive Lightweight Symposium [SCALSUSA] you will have the opportunity to listen and interchange with executive speakers and delegates from the automotive, aluminum, magnesium, steel & composite industry.

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April 20 – 21, 2020


The event provides concise insight on supply, demand, price, premiums, sustainability and costs for the benefit of a highly influential audience from the global aluminium industry. The participation of these well-known executives and decision-makers from the primary, secondary, extruded, rolled products, end use, trading and financial sectors, create an environment conducive to networking.  Regularly attracting more than 240 senior decision-makers, representing 130+ companies from 40 countries, the event is also a great opportunity to network.
The event will once again be held in London due to the high concentration of executives involved directly and indirectly in the aluminium sectors that find the location convenient.

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APRIL 21 – 23, 2020

WCX SAE World Congress Experience – Detroit, MI

The global meeting for the bauxite & alumina markets

Following on from a bumper event in 2019, Bauxite & Alumina is the only place that you can gain both the market insights and connections you require to succeed in the sector across 2020 and beyond.

Key sessions at the event you will not want to miss include:

Future planning at our keynote panel, where experts will identify future opportunities, challenges and the potential impacts of external factors such as climate change, sustainability and global policies on the sector

Regional updates on production and regulation from Guinea and Indonesia, along with refinery updates from China and the Middle East

In-depth pricing updates from Fastmarkets and the pricing panel

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MAY 2020

May 18-20, 2020

ALUMFORUM′2020 concept

Technopark of the Skolkovo Innovation Center

∙ 2nd International Forum “Aluminum in Architecture and Construction′2020” (AlumForum′2020);

∙ 3rd international exhibition “Metro, bridges, tunnels. TPU ";

∙ 2nd Forum of the architectural glass industry “ArchGlass”.

All three events are supported by the Ministry of Industry and Trade of Russia, the Ministry of Construction of Russia, the Government of Moscow, SIC "Construction", the Russian Academy of Architecture and Construction Sciences.

AlumForum promotes the constructive interaction of aluminum and aluminum producers with architects, designers, builders, representatives of the transport sector, developers and customers.

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May 19 – 21, 2020

ET’20 - AEC - 12th International Aluminum Extrusion Technology Seminar — Orlando, FL

Join upwards of 1,500 aluminum extrusion industry professionals from more than 50 countries at the International Aluminum Extrusion Technology Seminar (ET Seminar)! This premier seminar features more than 100 technical sessions, an exposition featuring products, equipment, and services from industry suppliers, networking events, and much more!

The ET Seminar has a reputation for a commitment to excellence that is highly respected by those in the aluminum extrusion industry. Delegates from around the world gather to hear about the latest industry developments from the brightest minds in business and academia.  At the core of the ET program are the technical sessions, and technical papers must be of the highest caliber to be accepted for presentation.  All of the research is new or updated, which makes ET unique in the industry!

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JUNE 2020

JUNE 8 – 10, 2020

CRU Wire and Cable Conference 2020 – London, England

We are delighted to announce details of the CRU Wire & Cable 2020 Conference, which will take place on 8-10 June. Now in its 14th year, the event is set to take place in London for the first time in its history, and we are excited to welcome you all to our home city. The location will allow us to draw on even more market experts from across the wider CRU business, increasing the interactive format of the agenda and networking around the event.  

As a hub for transport and trade, we will pack the agenda with presentations from leading global producers and consumers of wire & cable products for the energy, communication, transport and automotive sectors; and representatives from across the copper, aluminium, optical fibre and associated materials supply chains.  Join us once again to get an update on the key market trends to inform your business strategy, and to catch up with new contacts and old friends from around the world.  

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JUNE 14 – 18, 2020

2020 ICAA17 – 17th International Conference on Aluminium Alloys – Grenoble, France

Following the 16th edition of the International Conference on Aluminium Alloys (ICAA) held in Montreal, Canada, we are pleased to announce that ICAA continues with the 17th edition in Grenoble, France, 14-18 June 2020.

We will be delighted to welcome scientists from academia and industry to exchange through discussions on the science and application of Aluminium Alloys.

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JULY 2020

JULY 8 – 10, 2020

ALUMINIUM China – Shanghai, China

ALUMINIUM CHINA is Asia’s leading sourcing, learning, networking and branding platform for the complete aluminum industry chain covering raw materials, semi-finished and finished products for multiple aluminium application industries, alongside with related processing machinery, accessories, auxiliary materials and consumables. It is a powerful platform to strengthen the brand influence, meet high-quality buyers and expand international business over Asian aluminium industry.

ALUMINIUM CHINA 2020 will be held at Shanghai New International Expo Centre, Hall N1-N3 on July 8th-10th, 2020, concurrently held with Lightweight Asia 2020.

ALUMINIUM CHINA 2020 aims to present the up-to-date market trends by showcasing the industry’s new technology and innovation, help you drive business growth by bringing you qualified buyers in China and around Asia with brand new visiting experience and upgraded matchmaking service. The exhibition creates a dual knowledge and business exchange hub for enterprises to connect with the industry professionals and end users from principle aluminium application field, make discussions with industry players concerning different hot topics.

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SEPTEMBER 8 – 10, 2020

ALUMINIUM Brazil & Expo Alumínio 2020 – São Paolo, Brazil

EXPOALUMÍNIO is organized biannual from Reed Exhibitions Alcantara Machado and the Brazilian aluminium association ABAL. It is the most important aluminium industry meeting in Latin America. The trade show was accompanied by the International Aluminium Congress and the International Seminar on Recycling of ABAL.

ALUMINIUM BRAZIL is one of 5 aluminium trade shows organized by Reed Exhibitions besides the world trade show ALUMINIUM in Germany and its sister shows in China, India and the Middle East.

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6 – 8 October 2020

ALUMINIUM 2020 — Düsseldorf, Germany

“The ALUMINIUM trade fair is a must for any company or association working for such a vibrant sector. We see an incredible wave of technological evolution and positive growth that is driven by a more sustainable and smart world. Last edition demonstrated that our material is essential for applications and critical to secure strategic value chains across markets. I have no doubt that the next edition will show the bright future is ahead of us and that the industry is not following the new economy but just making it happen.”

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OCTOBER 15-17, 2020

23th Alusurface – Modena, Italy

Interall Srl, in collaboration with Italtecno srl, is glad to announce the 23th technical seminar “AluSurface” that will take place in October 2020, in Modena, Italy.

The focus of this new seminar will be the Technological and Ecological Innovations in Anodizing of Aluminium and its Alloys.

Do not miss this business opportunity!

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NOVEMBER 4 – 6, 2020

IBAAS 2020 Conference & Exhibition – Raipur, India

Conference Highlights  

  • Raipur, being located near the hub of Indian aluminium industry, will attract large number of companies and delegates.
  • There will be special sessions on value added bauxite, alumina and aluminium products during this conference. 
  • JNARDDC, the premier Aluminium R&D Institute of India, will organize aluminium downstream sessions, highlighting developments in re-cycling, casting, extrusions and alloy developments etc.
  • The ASI workshop on sustainability of aluminium industry and their certification process will be of special attraction for companies seeking International recognition in improving production and productivity.
  • This mega event in India may attract more than 250 delegates from all over the world representing Primary & Secondary Aluminium producers, technology suppliers and equipment manufacturers.

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