Calendar of events.
August 10-11--AFS Chapter Officers Conference, Schaumburg, Ill.
September 10-12--AFS Foundry Executive Management Conference, Silverado Resort, Napa Valley, Calif.
September 17-19--AFS 18th Environmental Health & Safety Conference, Sheraton Music City Hotel, Nashville, Tenn.
September 20-21--4th China International Coking Technology and Coke Market Congress 2006, Park View Wuzhou, Beijing, China.
September 28-29--International Foundry Forum, Hotel Cascais Miragem, Cascais/Lisbon, Portugal.
October 4-6--FundiExpo 2006, Banamex Centre, Mexico.
October 8-11--NonFerrous Founders Society Annual Meeting, Green Valley Ranch Resort, Las Vegas.
October 8-11--Australian Die Casting Assn. Die Casting & Permanent Mold Conference, Melbourne, Australia.
October 12-14--AFS East Coast Regional Conference, Lancaster Hotel, Lancaster, Pa.
October 17-18--AFS Marketing and Selling of Castings Conference, Hilton Garden Inn, Des Plaines, Ill.
October 22-25--Investment Casting Institute 54th Annual Technical Conference & Expo, Hyatt Regency, Milwaukee.
October 23-24--The Aluminum Assn. 73rd Annual Meeting, Silverado Resort, Napa, Calif.
October 23-25--EU International Lost Foam Conference, TBD.
November 3-10--National Safety Council 94th Annual Congress & Expo, San Diego Convention Center, San Diego.
November 13-14--AFS Advanced Foundry Environmental Seminar, The Crown Plaza Atlanta Airport Hotel, Atlanta.
November 16-18--Foundry Educational Foundation College Industry Conference, The Drake Hotel, Chicago.
CMI Courses July 11-13 Introduction to Schaumburg, III. Metalcasting (01-07) July 11-Aug. 8 Analysis of Casting Internet Defects (02-07) July 11-Aug. 15 Gating and Riser Internet Design (03-07) July 18-21 Gating and Riser Design-Nonferrous (04-07) Kalamazoo, Mich. Aug. 1-3 Analysis & Reduction of Casting Defects (05-07) Schaumburg, Ill. Aug. 1-29 Ductile Iron Internet Metallurgy (06-07) Aug. 15-16 Geometric Dimensioning & Tolerancing (08-07) Schaumburg, Ill. Aug. 15-18 Practical Metallurgy of Gray & Ductile Iron (07-07) Cedar Falls, Iowa Aug. 22-24 Permanent Molding Aluminum--Tilt Pour (09-07) Hamilton, Ontario Aug. 29-31 Analysis and Reduction of Investment Casting Defects (10-07) Schaumburg, Ill. Sept. 12-13 Computerized Maintenance Management Systems (11-07) Schaumburg, Ill. Sept. 13-15 Fundamentals of Cupola Melting for Operators (12-07) Cleveland, Ohio