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SFSA Fall Leadership Meeting

Santa Fe, NM

SFSA’s Fall Leadership Meeting in Santa Fe, NM, September 10-13, 2016

The Board of Directors of Steel Founders’ Society of America invites you to attend the Fall Leadership Meeting September 10-13, 2016. The meeting will be held in Santa Fe, New Mexico at La Fonda on the Plaza. We look forward to you attending this educational and networking meeting while enjoying the fun and culture that Sante Fe has to offer. This year’s business sessions will include the SFSA 2017 market forecast, industry roundtable, and informative presentations including:

  • Mike McDowell, Astec Industries – Perspective on Global Casting Market
  • Larry Kavanagh, Steel Market Development Institute, Current & Emerging Steel Markets
  • Rick Farrell, Tangent Knowledge – New Sales Strategies to Avoid Commoditization
  • Joe Pickard, ISRI – Scrap and Commodities Markets
  • Skip Guimond & Martha Guimond, Joseph Guimond & Associates - OSHA & EPA Regulatory Update and Foundry Best Practices


New this year - member companies sending more than one attendee will receive a $500 discount on the second, third, etc. registrations!

Registration Package 2016 SFSA FLM.pdf


The meeting will be at La Fonda on the Plaza in Santa Fe. The hotel information sheet which includes the hotel location, group rate, group code, and reservation cutoff date information is included in the registration package.

Group Activities

Optional group activities include a walking tour of historic Santa Fe, salsa making competition, tour of Bandelier National Monument, fly fishing, and an art & history tour of La Fonda on the Plaza. Separate advance registration is required for these optional group activities. Details of the group activities and the registration form are included in the registration package. The registration deadline for optional group activities is August 26.

Schedule of Events

Saturday September 10
MorningExecutive Committee Meeting
Executive Committee Spouse Breakfast
AfternoonWalking Tour of Historic Santa Fe & Salsa Making Competition
EveningWelcome Reception
Sunday September 11
MorningBoard of Directors Meeting
Board of Directors Spouse Breakfast
AfternoonBandelier National Monument Tour
Monday September 12
MorningBusiness Session
Spouse Breakfast
AfternoonFly Fishing
Docent Art & History Tour of La Fonda on the Plaza
Tuesday September 13
MorningBusiness Session
Spouse Breakfast