8th International Foundry Forum 2014 – The Key Event for CEOs
Hotel Excelsior Lido, Venice/Italy, September 26 and 27, 2014
The intention of this biennial forum is to inform on essential market and business trends with interest to the foundry industry and to give participants an opportunity for lively discussions. Therefore the International Foundry Forum offers a platform to CEOs of leading foundries to communicate intensively with their business partners from the suppliers as well as the major casting users sectors. CAEF - The European Foundry Association and CEMAFON - The European Foundry Equipment Suppliers Association jointly organise the IFF. Participation is possible on personal invitation only.
The International Foundry Forum is the " Summit " of the Foundry World. It is the gathering of the CEOs world wide, of important casting users, ferrous and non-ferrous foundries, foundry equipment and consumable suppliers as well as high-level association representatives. Their main target is to increase the marketing opportunities for metal castings in competition with other processes and products in a global business environment.
This goal is much better achieved by joint efforts of the market players and has to be supported by a common understanding of the market trends by all parties involved.
The forum will
offer you the casting-related perspectives of the following industries:
- Truck and passenger car manufacturing
- Railway industry
- Construction Machinery
- Machinery/Machine Tools
identify the future challenges and opportunities of the foundry industry
- Trends for business
- Investment and technology
- Innovation research and
- Development product policy
give you an opportunity to meet your world wide business partners and establish personal relations
- Exchange of information and experience
- Point out new business opportunities