The Global Automotive Lightweight Manufacturing Summit (February 21-22, 2018 - Detroit, Michigan, USA) is an OEM-led initiative driven by the latest advancements in manufacturing techniques, joining methods and forming processes for lightweight vehicles.
The 2018 Summit is expected to generate even more innovative dissimilar material joining solutions and corrosion mitigation strategies, and overcome the manufacturing challenges associated with the next generation of lightweight materials for automotive large-scale production.
Exclusive to the 2018 Summit, the event will host a top-level industry panel discussion on understanding how EV vehicles will impact manufacturing and joining technologies, featuring senior decision-makers from global OEMs.
With 2018 around the corner, leading OEMs continue to take forward steps towards reducing their carbon footprint and optimizing vehicle body structure reliability to meet both consumer expectations and government regulations.
28 November 2017