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On Tuesday, November 14, 2017, Nes Abdulrahman will present the webinar, Magnesium Extrusions for Automotive Engineers. Read more and register»

On Wednesday, December 6, 2017, Prof. Mikhail Zheludkevich and Dr. Carsten Blawertwill will present the webinar, Corrosion Protection of Magnesium Structures. Read more and register»

IMA members also have access to past webinar recordings where you can find the March 9, 2017 webinar Environmental Benefits of Magnesium in Transport Applications, and the September 14, 2017 webinar Magnesium as an Engineering Material . Webinar Archive»

75th Annual IMA World Magnesium Conference

The World’s Leading Magnesium Conference Returns for its 75th Year!

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May 16-18, 2018
New Orleans, Louisiana USA

The IMA conference is the premier conference for all magnesium industry leaders, with unparalleled opportunities to connect and network with other IMA members, expand and strengthen skill sets via technical sessions, learn from the best of the best in the industry, and refresh your perspective and reinvigorate your business with new methodologies, tools, and partners.

Light Metal Age Magazine features IMA's European Union Magnesium Recycling Study

Reycling Study Graphic

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IMA's European Union Magnesium Recycling Study»

Japan - Magnesium Newsletter (July-August)

The Japan Magnesium Association-

  1. 13.3 inch, 1kg Dynabook released from Toshiba, which meets Military rigidness standard
  2. Toyohashi University of Technology developed inexpensive and high strength magnesium alloy
  3. Nippon Steel & Sumikin Coated Sheet Corporation established galvalume steel plate production line in Funabashi Works

Domestic Magnesium Market - June, 2017
(Source: June issue of Import/Export Statistics (customs clearance basis) of METI – Compiled by the Japan Magnesium Association)

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The GALM Joining, Forming & Manufacturing Technologies Europe Summit on
November 29-30, 2017
is Europe’s leading conference focusing specifically on joining, forming & manufacturing technology for lightweight vehicles.

September 2017

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IMA Member &
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European Commission Publishes New Critical Raw Materials List – 27 CRMs Confirmed

IMA & Industry Calendar

Magnesium Extrusions for Automotive Engineers
November 14, 2017

Corrosion Protection of Magnesium Structures
December 6, 2017

75th Annual IMA World Magnesium Conference
May 16-18, 2018

IMA Executive

Todd Olson
Twin City Die
Casting Company

Ken White
Magnesium Elektron

Anthony LoCoco
Chicago White
Metal Casting, Inc.

Vice Presidents
Nic Andrews

Cam Tissinton
US Magnesium LLC

Kazumasa Yamazaki
Japan Magnesium Association

Immediate Past President
Jan Guy

IMA Staff

Ralph Gervasi
Executive Vice President
Phone: +1 (847) 447-1702

Christian Payn
European Representative
343 Chemin de Durban
84190 Beaumes de Venise
Phone: +33 (0) 679914437

Jason Accord

Sue Peterson

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