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Australasian Aluminium Extrusion Conference

Sep 2018
09:00 AM
Pullman Melbourne on The Park, 192 Wellington Parade Melbourne Victoria Australia 3002

6th Australasian Aluminium Extrusion Conference

Creating a Competitive Advantage

10th - 12th September 2018


The Australasian Aluminium Extrusion Conference (AAEC) is a unique gathering, where the industry’s movers and shakers can discover, learn, celebrate and shape the future together.

This will be the 6th AAEC, and it has proven to be the leading aluminium extrusion conference in Australasia. The 5th Australasian Aluminium Extrusion Conference held on the Gold Coast in 2014 was a resounding success. Recognised world experts will be addressing technical and commercial areas vital to the industry, for both primary and recycled aluminium. Suppliers will be showcasing their latest technology and innovations with an integrated exhibition. Keep up to date with market trends and industry technology.

In 2018 come join delegates from Australia, New Zealand and around the world in Melbourne.


What to expect?

Two days of technical presentations from leading industry experts
A concurrent and integrated trade exhibition
Welcome reception & Conference dinner
Networking opportunities

Who Should Attend?

~  Production Superintendents, Supervisors, Technicians, Metallurgists and Process Engineers
~  Researchers working in the field of Aluminium Extrusion processing and finishing
~  Suppliers wishing to gain exposure and better understanding of the needs of the Aluminium industry
~  Market development managers interested in the markets of the Asian and Pacific Rim region

Additional Activities

Extrusion Workshop (Monday 10th September)

Are you new to the industry? Do you want to widen your technical knowledge of aluminium extrusion production? Then this full day workshop is for you.

Chris Jowett (consultant to Rio Tinto Alcan), along with guest presenters, will be covering extrusion production fundamentals.

Plant Tour (Thursday 13th September)

Following On the final day of the conference, you have the option to sign up for a tour of local extrusion operations.


Ivan Grasis ~ Chairman
Barbara Rinderer ~ Co Chair