03 July 2018
Lightweight construction will continue to pose the greatest challenge for the automotive industry in future
• Aluminium share per automobile to rise to between 160 and 180 kg by 2020 • Trade fair shows new material and process developments in and with aluminium Low-weight...
11 January 2018
Global production of aluminium has reached a record high level; the energy transition and the transport sector are driving demand for light metals. The precise...
15 September 2017
Aluminum is the material for the future – this will be demonstrated by ALUMINUM USA 2017 trade fair in Nashville, Tennessee. The show will also feature a first-rate, curated conference program offering an overview of the future opportunities of aluminum in different application markets. From 25 to 26 October, professionals from all areas of the aluminum industry, manufacturers of semi-finished products, and subsuppliers will present the latest innovative and future-looking solutions. From transportation to packaging, sustainability, and lightweighting innovations the program will cover a total of 27 presentations, panels, workshops, and plant tours.
06 September 2017
Jens Plass (48) is taking over as the new Project Manager Sales in charge of Reed Exhibitions Deutschland’s materials trade fairs. He succeeds Jessica Kristian, whose focus will shift to marketing the global network of ALUMINIUM events. These changes are aimed at further expanding the range of international sales activities.
25 July 2017
Taking place for the second time on 25 and 26 October, ALUMINUM USA will showcase the potential of the American aluminium industry. Following the successful 2015 premiere in Detroit, the trade show is moving to the MUSIC CITY CENTER in Nashville, Tennessee, in 2017. Once again, the Aluminum Association will serve as partner. An extensive supporting programme will enhance the diverse range of goods and services offered by the exhibitors.
01 December 2016
Larger, more international, more professionally accomplished: ALUMINIUM broke records again across disciplines. Six per cent more exhibitors, two percent more visitors and a 65 per cent increase in internationality make it abundantly clear that the potential of and outlook for lightweight solutions is still growing immensely. A total of 992 exhibitors from 58 nations and 24,748 trade visitors came to the world’s largest industry trade fair in Düsseldorf. “With that, ALUMINIUM is among a select group of industry shows that grow from event to event”, says Hans-Joachim Erbel, CEO Reed Exhibitions Deutschland, the organiser of ALUMINIUM. Since the debut event in 1997, the number of exhibiting companies has jumped nearly fivefold; the number of visitors quadrupled.
03 November 2016
Linda Hein to become new ALUMINIUM project manager / Materials trade fairs to boost marketing activities
When it comes to materials trade fairs, she believes in the lightweight construction credo that the right material at the right place delivers optimal functionality. Her...
06 October 2016
Trade fairs are for networking – whether it’s to maintain existing business contacts or to expand one’s international network of professionals. And to make this task work even better at ALUMINIUM from now on, the free ALUMINIUM Matchmaking Tool will be introduced at the 11. World Trade Fair of the Aluminium Industry. This international cooperation platform enables exhibitors and visitors to put out their feelers and establish targeted contacts with each other, all before the event even starts. ALUMINIUM is scheduled to take place in Düsseldorf from 29 November to 1 December 2016.