Upcoming FMA Events

FMA Annual Meeting: The FABRICATOR's Leadership Summit & Toll Processing Conference
March 8 - 10, 2017
The Ritz-Carlton, New Orleans
New Orleans, LA

NBT Silent Auction at FMA’s Annual Meeting
March 8, 2017
The Ritz-Carlton, New Orleans
New Orleans, LA

FabCast: Cracking the Paperless Code
April 6, 2017
Virtual Webinar

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March 8 – 10, 2017
The Ritz-Carlton, New Orleans

At this event you can look forward to:

  • Enlightening perspective as world-class presenters share their insight
  • Gaining valuable knowledge from expert-led panel discussions about technology solutions
  • Networking with 300 industry attendees during plant tours, golf outings, and receptions


Connect with the industry and get access to the variety of products and services FMA has to offer — all designed to help you and your organization succeed!

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Advance your skills and understanding of metal fabricating processes at a conference, webinar, or workshop. Credentials, online learning, and custom courses also available.

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Manufacturing Day

First Friday of October
FMA celebrates the work of manufacturers across North America and raises awareness about career opportunities with MFG DAY.

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Our Publications

FMA Communications, Inc., the publishing affiliate of FMA, offers seven print titles, five electronic publications, and the leading online media for industry professionals.

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Our Trade Show

Nov. 6-9, 2017 | Chicago, IL
Co-sponsored by FMA, FABTECH is North America’s largest metal forming, fabricating, welding and finishing event.


Our Foundation

Nuts, Bolts and Thingamajigs, the Foundation of the Fabricators & Manufacturers Association, Intl. helps support the future of manufacturing.

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