AEC offers numerous conferences, training, and other special events to assist members with developing a better understanding of cutting-edge issues and industry-related skills.

Extrusion Excellence
September 21, 2015
Hilton Chicago O'Hare Hotel
Chicago, Illinois

Management Conference
September 22-24, 2015
Hilton Chicago O'Hare Hotel
Chicago, Illinois

Die Clinic
October 27-28, 2015
Sheraton Indianapolis City Centre
Indianapolis, Indiana

2016 Annual Meeting & Leadership Conference
March 17-19, 2016
La Cantera Hill Country Resort
San Antonio, Texas

Eleventh International Aluminum Extrusion Technology Seminar - ET '16*

May 2-6, 2016
Chicago, Illinois
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*Unless otherwise noted, only AEC members are eligible to register for AEC events.*


AEC provides education opportunities that will further develop members' knowledge in specific procedures and processes used within the aluminum extrusion industry. Check back regularly for new webinars as they become available and visit the AEC Tech webinars page to view previous webinars on demand.

*All webinars are one hour in duration unless otherwise noted.*

The Control of Extrusion Dimensions and Profile Shape
Wednesday, July 29, 2015
1:30 p.m. CST
Presenters: Chris Jowett, Rio Tinto Alcan
(Registration coming soon!)

Industry Conferences and Events


AEC will be participating in:

Global Automotive Lightweight Materials Conference

August 18-20, 2015
Diamond Center
Novi, Michigan

Solar Power International
Booth #207
September 15-17, 2015
Anaheim Convention Center
Anaheim, CA

Booth #1002
October 1-2, 2015
America's Center
St. Louis, MO