Calendar of events.May 18-19--Metal Casting Technology Forum 2004, Rock Island Arsenal The Rock Island Arsenal comprises 946 acres (3.8 km²), located on Arsenal Island in the Mississippi River between Davenport, Iowa and Rock Island, Illinois. The island was originally established as a government site in 1816 - with the building of Fort Armstrong. , Rock Island, Ill.
May 23-26-11th World Conference of Investment Casting investment casting
Precision casting for forming metal shapes with minutely precise details. Casting bronze or precious metals typically involves several steps, including forming a mold around the sculptured form; detaching the mold (in two or more sections); coating its , Caledoinian Hilton, Edinburgh, Scotland.
May 26--Metal Processing Institute Spring Symposium, Worcester Polytechnic Institute Worcester Polytechnic Institute - (WPI) A well-regarded, small engineering college.
Address: Worcester, MA, USA. , Worcester, Mass.
June 2-4-2nd Eurofond Congress, Encan Conference Centre, La Rochelle La Ro·chelle
A city of western France on the Bay of Biscay southwest of Tours. It was a Huguenot stronghold in the 16th century. Population: 79,400. , France.
June 5-7-6th National Congress of Foundry Directors 2004, Shanghai Everbright Convention & Exhibition Center International Hotel, Shanghai, China
June 12-15--108th Metalcasting Congress, Hyatt Regency O'Hare, Rosemont, Ill.
July 21-24--Casting Industry Suppliers Assn., Summer Meeting, Chicago Sheraton, Chicago.
August 15-18--AFS 16th
Environmental Health and Safety Conference and Exhibition, Mariott East, Indianapolis.
September 11-15--SFSA Annual Meeting, The Resort at Squaw Creek Squaw Creek is the name of several bodies of water in North America, including:
September 21-23--S2P 2004, Amathus Hotel, Limassol, Cyprus
September 23-25--AFS East Coast Regional Conference, Marriott Courtyard, Inner Harbor The Inner Harbor is a historic seaport, tourist attraction, and iconic landmark of the City of Baltimore, Maryland. The harbor itself is actually the end of the Northwest Branch of the Patapsco River and includes any water west of a line drawn between the National Aquarium in , Baltimore, Md.
October 19-21--AFS International Lost Foam Casting Technology Conference, Defiance, Ohio.
CMIA Courses April 15-16 Use of Shell & Coldbox Kansas City, MO Processes (40-04) Apri1 20-22 Cupola Melting for Engineers AFS (41-04) April 27 Cost Effective Casting Design Cleveland Seminar (DESGN 04) April 27-29 Analysis & Reduction of Williamsport, Pa. Casting Defects (42-04) May 11-13 Practical Green Sand Control AFS (43-04) May 19-20 Gating & Feeding of Investment AFS Castings (44-04) May 25-27 Practical Metallurgy of Aluminum West Lafayette, Ind. Casting Alloys (45-04) June 22-25 Gating & Riser Design--Ferrous Hamilton, Ontario, Canada (47-04)