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Extrusion Excellence Course

The Extrusion Excellence short course is an intensive one-day educational seminar that brings together aluminum extrusion theory and practice and provides a fundamental engineering approach to the aluminum extrusion process.

When: Monday, October 16, 2017
Where: Hilton Rosemont Chicago O'Hare Hotel
Rosemont, Illinois 
United States
Contact: Jeff Cook

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Learn the Fundamentals of the Extrusion Process!

Extrusion Excellence: Applied Fundamentals for Aluminum Extruders provides instruction on the basics of the extrusion process from a fundamental engineering approach. The topics covered will include the extrusion process from billet production through the press to the run-out table and heat treatment furnace.


The course, intended for those involved in the production of aluminum profiles that may not have had any formal training in the engineering and metallurgical aspects of the extrusion process, is led by renowned expert Dr. Wojciech Misiolek, Director of the Institute for Metal Forming (IMF) at Lehigh University in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania.


The curriculum taught is appropriate for those new to the industry, as well as experienced production personnel, including:

  • Extrusion Managers
  • Superintendents
  • Production Supervisors
  • Lead Extrusion Operators
  • Die Shop Managers
  • Maintenance Managers
  • Process Engineers
  • Engineering Staff

The Extrusion Excellence Course will be collocated with the Sales & Marketing Workshop.

Complete program and registration details HERE.

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A block of rooms are being reserved at the special rate of $189/night. The Aluminum Extruders Council Group Rate is available in limited quantity until the group room block is full or until the Cutoff Date for room reservations passes on Monday, September 25, whichever comes first.

Hilton Rosemont/Chicago O'Hare
5550 N. River Road
Rosemont, Illinois 60018
Phone Number: 847-928-6176
Online reservations here.

If calling to reserve your room, be sure to mention AEC Sales & Marketing Workshop to get the special rate.