Calendar of events.August
August 21-23--AFS Environmental Health & Safety Conference, Dearborn Inn, Dearborn, Mich.
September 10-14--Steel Founders' Society of America, Annual Meeting, Hyatt Regency Regency, in British history, the period of the last nine years (1811–20) of the reign of George III, when the king's insanity had rendered him unfit to rule and the government was vested in the prince of Wales (later George IV) as regent. , Lake Tahoe, Calif.
September 18-20--ASM International Symposium on Liquid Metal. Processing and Casting, Eldorado Hotel, Santa Fe Santa Fe, city, Argentina
Santa Fe, city (1991 pop. 341,000), capital of Santa Fe prov., NE Argentina, a river port near the Paraná, with which it is connected by canal. , N.M.
September 25-28--Non-Ferrous Founders' Society, Annual Meeting, The Carolina Hotel, Pinehurst, N.C.
September 28-29--II Foundry Technical Forum 2005, Bilbao Exhibition Centre, Bilbao, Spain.
September 28-30--METAL 2005 11th International Fair of Technologies for Foundry; Nonfermet, 4th Exhibition of Technology, Processing and Application of Nonferrous non·fer·rous
1. Not composed of or containing iron.
2. Of or relating to metals other than iron.
1. Metals, Targi-Kielce, Kielce, Poland.
September 29-30--AFS Conference on Iron Inoculation inoculation, in medicine, introduction of a preparation into the tissues or fluids of the body for the purpose of preventing or curing certain diseases. The preparation is usually a weakened culture of the agent causing the disease, as in vaccination against , Chicago.
October 16-18 AFS A distributed file system for large, widely dispersed Unix and Windows networks from Transarc Corporation, now part of IBM. It is noted for its ease of administration and expandability and stems from Carnegie-Mellon's Andrew File System.
AFS - Andrew File System Foundry Executive Management Conference, Hyatt Regency, Newport, R.I.
October 20-22--Foundry International London '05 Exhibition, the Royal Horticulture horticulture [Lat. hortus=garden], science and art of gardening and of cultivating fruits, vegetables, flowers, and ornamental plants. Horticulture generally refers to small-scale gardening, and agriculture to the growing of field crops, usually on a large Halls, London.
October 23-25--AFS Midwest Regional Conference, Marriott Key Center Hotel, Cleveland.
October 23-26--36th Australian Foundry Institute National Conference, Panthers World of Entertainment, Sydney, New South Wales New South Wales, state (1991 pop. 5,164,549), 309,443 sq mi (801,457 sq km), SE Australia. It is bounded on the E by the Pacific Ocean. Sydney is the capital. The other principal urban centers are Newcastle, Wagga Wagga, Lismore, Wollongong, and Broken Hill. , Australia.
CMI Courses Aug. 16-18 Permanent Molding Aluminum--Tilt Pittsburg, Kan. Pour (05-06) Aug. 23-26 Practical Metallurgy of Gray & San Marcos, Texas. Ductile Iron (06-06) Aug. 30-31 Analysis & Reduction of Investment Schaumburg, Ill. Casting Defects (07-06) Sept. 13-15 Practical Metallurgy of Copper-Base Birmingham, Ala. Casting Alloys (08-06) Sept. 19-21 Chemically Bonded Molding & Coremaking Materials & Peoria, Ill. Methods (09-06) Sept. 21-22 Foundry Leadership Skills Schaumburg, Ill. Workshop (10-06) Sept. 27-29 Analysis & Reduction of Aluminum Permanent Mold Castings Schaumburg, Ill. Defects (11-06)