We take great pleasure in inviting you and your technical personnel to attend the 69th Annual Technical and Operating Conference on December 10-12, 2015. Your T&O Committee is presenting a solid program of practical papers relating to most operating areas of your plant and operating issues.

We have attached a copy of the programs for the National Technical and Operating Conference and the Workshop. The program brings the most comprehensive review of SFSA members’ experiences and the most up to date reviews of the research program. The program reflects the considerable effort by the T&O Committee and the members who are willing to share their experiences. We are confident that you will find this program to be of great value to you and your company. We look forward to seeing you in Chicago in December.

The Conference will be held at the Drake Hotel located on Michigan Avenue in downtown Chicago and the format will be the Thursday, Friday and half-day Saturday. A Members’ T&O Workshop has been scheduled on Wednesday afternoon, December 9, prior to the Conference.

The Conference registration fees are $1260 for all three days including the Workshop or $1170 for the Conference excluding the Workshop. However if you register and pay for the Conference by October 29, these prices are reduced to $1150 and $1070 respectively. Should you wish to register for single days the fee is $535 ($475 if paid by October 29) per day on Thursday and Friday, $425 ($370 if paid by October 29) for Saturday only or for the Workshop. The Conference fee also includes a USB drive containing the proceedings. To register for the Conference please use the enclosed form, note and observe the attached cancellation policy.

Also, please make sure to make your hotel reservations before November 9. The hotel must receive them no later than November 8 to guarantee accommodations and the special rate.. Make hotel reservations here:

After reviewing the program we are certain that you will want your foundry to attend this Conference given for and by the steel casting industry. We look forward to your participation in December.

Conference program and registration information

regpkg.pdf The 2015 Technical & Operating Conference Registration Package including the Conference program, Workshop information, Conference Registration form, Hotel information and policy notices.