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When and Where
  • 9/17/2017
  • 9/19/2017
  • Stowe Mountain Lodge
  • Stowe
  • VT

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Plan to join us in Vermont for the metalcasting industry's premiere leadership conference.

Our Speakers:

Leadership & Accountability When it Counts – Kirk Lippold, Commander of the USS Cole

Down the Foxhole: Today’s Political Climate – James Rosen, Chief Washington Correspondent, Fox News

Ten Factors Affecting the Future – Jack Uldrich, Author & Futurist

Developing Your Senior Leadership Team to Achieve Optimal Results  – Celina Peerman, Ph.D., President, The Peerman Group

Marketplace – DNA Relationships  – Peter Reich, AFS Second Vice President; Director of Laempe Reich

The State of the Metalcasting Industry in North America – Jim Folk, CEO of The Folk Group

Perspectives on the Global Foundry Industry – Denny Dotson, Chairman of the Dotson Company and AFS representative to World Foundry Organization

State of AFS Address – Doug Kurkul, AFS CEO

AFS Policy Agenda Update – Stephanie Salmon, AFS Washington Office

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Who should attend:

    Foundry owners, CEOs, and senior managers
    Suppliers to the foundry industry
    Senior staff leaders from companies that design, purchase, and/or use castings

Sponsorship opportunities: To increase your visibility to the leaders of the $30.3 billion metalcasting industry, contact Neal Bender at 800-537-4237.

For a 2-page photo spread of the 2016 event, click here. 


Stowe Mountain Lodge Resort
4712 Mountain Road
Stowe, VT  05672
Phone: 802-760-4700
AFS2017 – Click here to view Rates, & Availability to reserve your room at Stowe Mountain Lodge!
Check in is at 4:00 p.m. / Check out 11:00 a.m.
Studio Guestrooms - $249
Classic Doubles - $229
Junior Suites - $299
One Bedroom Suite - $349


2017 Foundry Executive and Leadership Conference Sponsors

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