• September 1-2, 2021
  • Louisville, KY


ALUMINUM USA serves as a platform that brings the aluminum industry together every two years. Approximately 1,900 industry professionals, including decision-makers from aluminum manufacturing and processing, distributors and industry associations look for new solutions and technologies from leading suppliers of raw materials semi-finished and finished products, surface treatment and producers of machinery, plant and equipment for aluminum processing and manufacturing.

ALUMINUM USA 2019 Results

  • Delivered Focus on Innovation and Technology
  • 26% Increase in YOY Attendance: 1900 Key Industry Professionals
  • 24% Increase in Leading Suppliers Upstream to Downstream: 286 exhibitors
  • Expanded Show Floor: 37,000+ sf of Exhibition and Event Space
  • DISCOVER 189+ Aluminum-related Facilities in Kentucky: Smelters, Recyclers, Rolling Mills, Injection Molders, Extruders, Die-casters, Machine Shops and Finished Products.


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The ALUMINUM USA 2019 Technical Conference Program was bigger and better than ever this year! The program addressed all aspects of the aluminum value stream, including concepts such as additive manufacturing, materials selection and management, The IoT and Smart Manufacturing, and industry and economic drivers.

Highlights include:

  • Nissan Plant Tour
  • Aluminum Extruders Council: 2nd Edition of the Extrusion Design University
  • The Aluminum Transportation Group (ATG): Aluminum Design and Lightweighting Solutions Workshop
  • The Aluminum Association: Pre-Event 2-Day Casthouse Safety Workshop
  • Path to Industy 4.0 Panel 




With more than 200 exhibitors and a conference program highlighting critical market issues, we enjoyed higher attendance, an expanded trade show floor, and greater participation throughout the value chain at this year’s trade show.

Heidi Brock
President and Chief Executive Officer, The Aluminum Association

Aluminum – USA 2017 provided a superlative platform upon which to have meaningful discussions and share industry insights from Industry experts with regard to the growing and strategic use of aluminum. The presentations were engaging and practical.

Jim Dickson
Director-Global Automotive Strategy-Commercial, Primary Metal, Rio Tinto

I recently attended ALUMINUM USA in Nashville, and wanted to thank you for pulling together this event. I found it beneficial and educational, especially the break-out sessions. I am looking forward to attending this event in years to come.

Kevin McIntire
Advanced Development, Werner Company