Aluminum Technology Forum

November 2, 2023 — Detroit, Michigan

This year, the Aluminum Association’s premiere automotive aluminum technology event returns, bringing together automakers, suppliers, aluminum producer companies, members of academia and other stakeholders. Join the Aluminum Association’s Transportation Group (ATG) at this in-person knowledge-sharing event, Thursday, November 2 in Detroit. This one-day event is designed to celebrate excellence in the sustainable design and engineering of vehicles using aluminum, while furthering peer-to-peer networking and learning. Attendees will gain new insight on transformative approaches to engineering vehicles with various alloys and product forms and finish the day with deeper understanding of the ways lightweighting using aluminum benefits our planet and communities.

The mission of the ATG is to support member companies and their automotive customers by serving as a central resource on the benefits of mass reduction using aluminum in automotive and commercial applications. Full members of the ATG can be viewed here.

Speaker Submissions

Session abstracts are currently being accepted. Topics that embrace sustainability, lightweighting with aluminum, material recycling or demonstrate successes in optimizing aluminum in real-world vehicle applications are preferred.

Submissions are accepted through Friday, July 7, 2023.

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8:00 AM – 9:00 AM

Registration & Strolling Breakfast

Event kicks off with breakfast and networking.

9:00 AM – 9:30 AM

Welcome & Keynote

9:30 AM – 11:30 AM

Morning Session Series 

Speaker line up to come.

11:30 AM – 12:30 PM

Networking Lunch

Grab lunch and discuss morning content with colleagues and industry peers.

12:30 PM – 3:15 PM

Afternoon Session Series

Speaker line up to come. 

3:15 PM – 5:30 PM

Happy Hour Reception

End the day with small bites, beverages and discussions around the day’s compelling topics.

Looking for more?

Research is at the heart of our work. For credible data that quantifies the increasingly beneficial value aluminum offers in sustainability, performance and safety, visit the Resources page.

Speaker Submission Form

Interested in presenting at the Aluminum Technology Forum? Please provide the information below and someone will be in touch soon.

Please provide names and titles of your proposed presenter(s).
Please provide quick bios for all proposed presenters. Links are acceptable.
Please provide any previous presentation experience. Include links or videos if they are available.
Please provide an up to 300-word summary of what your presentation will be about.
Please list 2-3 learnings you'd like audience to receive from this presenation.