7TH ASIAFORGE MEETING 2019 INDIA
CONCURRENT WITH 2ND FORGETECH INDIA
18-24 JANUARY 2019 | FOUR POINTS BY SHERATON, MAHABALIPURAM RESORT & CONVENTION CENTRE, CHENNAI, INDIA
7TH ASIAFORGE MEETING 2019 INDIA
CONCURRENT WITH 2ND FORGETECH INDIA
18-24 JANUARY 2019 | FOUR POINTS BY SHERATON, MAHABALIPURAM RESORT & CONVENTION CENTRE, CHENNAI, INDIA

About ASIAFORGE Meeting (AFM)

AIFI CCMI KFC
Mr. S Muralishankar
President
Mr. Zhang Jin
Executive Vice-President
and General Secretary
Mr. Dong Han Kang
President
 
JFA TFA
Mr. Norihiro YAGI
President
Mr. Ken Mei Wu
Chairman

Countries

ASIAFORGE is an organization established in April 2005 by Association of Indian Forging Industry (AIFI), Confederation of Chinese Metalforming Industry (CCMI), Korea Forging Industry Cooperative (KFC), Japan Forging Association (JFA), and Taiwan Forging Association (TFA), to deepen their partnership in the forging industry throughout Asia which has become a very important strategic region. ASIAFORGE Meeting is the name of the international conference held in Asia by ASIAFORGE.

AFM Timeline

Core Committee



Mr. S. Muralishankar
President
Managing Director,
Super Auto Forge Pvt Ltd,
Chennai
Mr. Abhay Raj Kapoor
Convenor
Joint Managing Director,
Laxmi Agni Auto Components & Forgings Pvt Ltd,
Aurangabad
Mr. Vikas Bajaj
Co-Convenor
Joint Managing Director,
Microtek Forgings Pvt Ltd,
Gurgaon
 

Other Members

Mr. Anil Javalekar
Chief Executive Officer,
Poona Forge Pvt Ltd,
Pune
Mr. Asheet Pasricha
Joint Managing Director,
Trinity Engineers Pvt Ltd,
Pune
Mr. Deven Doshi
Director,
Echjay Industries Pvt Ltd,
Rajkot
Mr. R. Sivaprasad Reddy
Managing Director,
Rachamallu Forgings Pvt Ltd,
Hyderabad
Mr. Ranbir Singh
President and CEO,
GNA Axles Ltd,
Mehtiana
Mr. Satish Garg
Managing Director,
Sadhu Forgings Ltd,
Faridabad
Mr. Vidyashankar Krishnan
Managing Director,
M M Forgings Ltd,
Chennai
Mr. Vinoth Kumar
Managing Director,
Accurate Steel Forging India Ltd,
Chennai
Mr. Yash Munot
Managing Director,
Varsha Forgings Ltd,
Aurangabad


About AIFI



The Association of Indian Forging Industry, more commonly known as AIFI, is an association of industrial units engaged in manufacturing of forging components in India. It was incorporated on 1st October 1965 as ‘Association of Indian Drop Forgings and Stamping Industries’, which was later changed to ‘Association of Indian Forging Industry’ on 29 December 1995. AIFI is administered by the Secretariat which is based in Pune.

Over the years, AIFI has developed strong linkages with its counterpart forging industry associations in USA, Europe, Japan, China, and various other countries. These facilitates the members in establishing new business relationships. Earlier, AIFI has organized ASIAFORGE Meeting in the year 2008, International Forging Congress in 1990 and 2011.

To know more, kindly visit our website www.indianforging.org





Programme Schedule



7th ASIAFORGE Meeting 2019 India
From To Programme Session Title
Day 1: Friday, 18 January 2019
10:00 onwards Registration Open  
12.30 14.00 Lunch  
13:30 17:30 Sightseeing Tour  
17:00 18:30 9th ASIAFORGE Representatives Meeting 2019  
19:00 22:00 Welcome Dinner  
Day 2: Saturday, 19 January 2019
08:00 onwards Registration  
09:00 10:05 Inaugural Ceremony  
10:05 10:40 Opening of Exhibition concurrent with Tea/Coffee break  
10:40 11:05 Key Note Speech  
11:05 12:05 Panel Discussion  
12:05 12:45 Association Presentations  
Inaugural Session ends
12:45 13:45 Lunch Break  
13:45 14:45 Technical Session 1 Advanced Forging Technologies
14:45 15:45 Technical Session 2  
15:45 16:05 Tea/Coffee Break Forging Simulation
16:05 17:05 Technical Session 3 Forging Equipment Accessories
17:05 19:00 Exhibition Visit  
19:00 onwards Gala Dinner  
Day 3: Sunday, 20 January 2019
09:00 10:20 Technical Session 4 Tool Steels & Tooling
10:20 11:00 Technical Session 5 Automation and Safety
11:00 11:20 Tea/Coffee Break  
11:20 12:40 Technical Session 6 Lubricants
12:40 13:20 Technical Session 7 Forging Equipment I
13:20 14:15 Lunch Break  
14:15 15:15 Technical Session 8 Forging Equipment II
15:15 16:15 Technical Session 9 Non-ferrous Forgings
16:15 16:25 Vote of Thanks by Co-Convenor  
16:25 16:45 Tea/Coffee Break  
16:45 Foreign delegates start for various Plant Tours  
16:45 18:00 Exhibition Visit  





Call for Technical Papers



Table of contents
Technical Session I: Advanced Forging Technologies Large Steam Turbine Rotor Forgings manufactured in Ni-Base Alloys for the Use in Advanced USC Power Plants
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Saarschmiede GmbH Freiformschmiede
Elastic Deformation for Forging (EDF) to Mass Production of Crowing Gear Teeth Enomoto Machine Co. Ltd.
Increasing Forging Die, Tool Life and Reducing Rejections by the Use of Protective Coatings Steel Plant Specialities LLP
Technical Session II: Forging Simulation Simulation Based Process Optimization for Hot, Warm, and Cold Forging to Improve Profitability Advance Forming Technology Center
Manufacturing the Future: Solve upcoming challenges with the help of Simulation Simufact Engineering GmbH
Innovative simulation-based techniques for microstructure prediction of high-quality forged components Transvalor
Technical Session III: Forging Equipment Accessories Unveiling the intricacies of transient states in Induction Billet Heating Inductotherm Group
Necessity of Effective Vibration Transmission Control in forging Industry Gerb Vibration Control Systems Pvt. Ltd.
High end Descaling in Forging SGGT Hydraulik GmbH
Technical Session IV: Tool Steels and Tooling How to choose the right grades of Open & Close Die Forging and for Die Casting operations? Finkl Steel (Schmolz+Bickenbach Group)
Tailored material concepts for dies of the future Buderus Edelstahl GmbH
Premium Tool Steel – A Pre-Requisite for Efficient Drop Forging Production Kind & Co., Edelstahlwerk, GmbH & Co. KG
Robotized Repair Welding of Forging Dies- Next Generation Welding Cells DG Weld S.R.L
Technical Session V: Automation & Safety IOT to eliminate human intervention for corrective and preventive action Sammy Consulting
Safe Working Environment to enhance Productivity MM Forgings Ltd.
Technical Session VI: Lubricants Tribologically operant coatings for high-demanding cold extrusion of steel, stainless steel and aluminium Zwez Chemie GmbH
Non-Forging Type of Hot Forging Lubricant Moresco Corporation
Graphite in Lubrication – Effects of Quality in Forging Graphit Kropmuhl GmBH (GK)
Enhanced Polymer Pre-coating for Cold Forming Super Auto Forge Pvt. Ltd.
Technical Session VII: Forging Equipment I Smart Forging with DD Screw Press Equipped with KERS Ficep SpA
Development of Hot Forging Machinery under the Industrialized Large-scale Production Mode China Forging Machinery Co. Ltd.
Technical Session VIII: Forging Equipment II Application and Development of Isothermal Forging Technology Tianjin Tianduan Press Co. Ltd.
Introduction of CNC fully hydraulic closed die forging hammer Anyang Forging Press Numerical Control Equipment Co. Ltd.
Latest Trends: Cutting Technology in the forging industry Wikus India Pvt. Ltd.
Technical Session IX:  Non-Ferrous Forgings Automated Aluminium Forging of Chassis Parts for Passenger Cars – A Comparative Study LASCO Umformtechnik GmbH
Aluminium Forging with Schuler Schuler Group
Design of Forging Process to Achieve Light Weighting of Automotive Transmission Component Automotive Research Association of India-Forging Industry Division




Plant Tour

Plant Route 1 - Southern Region
Date Day Particulars
20 January 2019 0 Depart for Puducherry
21 January 2019 1 Plant Tours – Puducherry and Viralimalai (Sundram Fasteners Ltd and MM Forgings Pvt Ltd)
22 January 2019 2 Plant Tours – Chennai (Shardlow India Ltd and Super Auto Forge Pvt Ltd)
22 January 2019 2 Leave for Bengaluru
23 January 2019 3 Plant Tours- Bengaluru (Bill Forge Pvt Ltd and Sansera Engineering Pvt Ltd)
24 January 2019 4 Plant Tour-Bengaluru (Fitwel Tools and Forgings Pvt Ltd and Ace Manufacturers)

TOUR ENDS

24 January 2019 4 Drop Option 1 at Bengaluru Airport by 6:30PM
or
Drop Option 2 Hotel Radha Regent Bengaluru by 5:30PM

Please Note:

  • • AFM 2019 Secretariat would bear the travel and accommodation charges only till 23 January 2019. Cost of extension of stay by delegate beyond 23 January 2019 has to be borne by the delegate separately.
  • • The participating companies reserve the right to approve admission of all delegates inside the factory. Delegates are requested to kindly oblige.
  • • Drop to Bengaluru Airport or Hotel Radha Regent Electronic City is complimentary and no additional charges are to be paid to AFM 2019 Secretariat.
  • • The Secretariat reserves the right to finalize the maximum limit for any plant tour. Delegates would be given the option to select from the other options, if the maximum limit is reached for a particular route.








Plant Route 2 - Western Region
Date Day Particulars
20 January 2019 0 Depart for Ahmedabad
21 January 2019 1 Plant Tours – Ahmedabad (Inductotherm India Pvt Ltd)
22 January 2019 2 Plant Tours – Rajkot (Echjay Industries Pvt Ltd, Bhawani Industries Pvt Ltd, Rolex Rings Pvt Ltd and Jyoti CNC Automotive Ltd)
23 January 2019 3 Leave for Pune
23 January 2019 3 Plant Tours- Pune (Kalyani Forge and Western India Forgings Pvt Ltd)
24 January 2019 4 Plant Tour-Pune (Preciforge and Gears and Mahindra CIE Automotive Ltd)

TOUR ENDS

24 January 2019 4 Drop Option 1 at Mumbai Airport by 10:30 PM
or
Drop Option 2 Hotel Hyatt Regency, Pune by 6:30 PM

Please Note:

  • • AFM 2019 Secretariat would bear the travel and accommodation charges only till 23 January 2019. Cost of extension of stay by delegate beyond 23 January 2019 has to be borne by the delegate separately
  • • The participating companies reserve the right to approve admission of all delegates inside the factory. Delegates are requested to kindly oblige.
  • • Drop to Mumbai Airport or Hotel Hyatt Regency Vimannagar is complimentary and no additional charges are to be paid to AFM 2019 Secretariat.
  • • The Secretariat reserves the right to finalize the maximum limit for any plant tour. Delegates would be given the option to select from the other options, if the maximum limit is reached for a particular route.


Plant Route 3 - Northern Region
Date Day Particulars
21 January 2019 1 Depart for New Delhi
21 January 2019 1 Plant Tours – New Delhi (Microtek Forgings Ltd and Shivam Autotech Ltd)
22 January 2019 2 Plant Tours- New Delhi (Sadhu Forgings Ltd and Sona BLW Precision Forgings Ltd)
22 January 2019 2 Depart for Amritsar
23 January 2019 3 Plant Tour-Mehtiana and Ludhiana (GNA Axles Ltd and RN Gupta & Co Ltd)
24 January 2019 4 Plant Tour- Ludhiana (Happy Forgings Ltd and Highway Industries Ltd)

TOUR ENDS

24 January 2019 4 Reach Chandigarh airport and Depart for New Delhi by 10:00 PM

Please Note:

  • • AFM 2019 Secretariat would bear the travel and accommodation charges only till 23 January 2019. Cost of extension of stay by delegate beyond 23 January 2019 has to be borne by the delegate separately
  • • The participating companies reserve the right to approve admission of all delegates inside the factory. Delegates are requested to kindly oblige.
  • • Drop to New Delhi Airport or Chandigarh Airport is complimentary and no additional charges are to be paid to AFM 2019 Secretariat.
  • • The Secretariat reserves the right to finalize the maximum limit for any plant tour. Delegates would be given the option to select from the other options, if the maximum limit is reached for a particular route.


*Please Note:

  • All plant tours would be open for foreign delegates only.
  • AFM 2019 Secretariat reserves the right to cancel any tour due to unforeseen circumstances.

Sponsorship


Title

Inductotherm India Pvt Ltd

Diamond

PCK Buderus Schmolz + Bickenbach
JnH + Angtech
Goel Steel


Platinum

Gerb Vibrtio Presstrade AG SLR Metalliks Lasco Ficep Saran Corporation
Micromatic Machine Tools Pvt. Ltd. Gerdau Steel India Pvt. Ltd. Megatherm Enomoto BFW


You may reach to us at [email protected] to know more.

Thank you letter for Delegates





Photo Gallery


Welcome Dinner




Inaugural Ceremony




Technical Presentation






Exhibition





9th ASIAFORGE Representative Meeting






Gala Dinner and Entertainment




Plant Tour South





Plant Tour West





Plant Tour North





Conference Secretariat

AIFI
Association of Indian Forging Industry
101/112, Nyati Millenium, near Datta Mandir Chowk,
Vimannagar, Pune 411 014, Maharashtra, India
Ms. Shrabana Mukherjee, Deputy Secretary - AIFI
Contact No. - +91-20-2663 4099/ +91-20-26634 4451

Conference Manager


CIMGlobal India Pvt. Ltd.
#2, NG Complex, 2nd Floor, 30th Cross, Bannerghatta Road Layout, Jayanagar, 4T Block, Bengaluru - 560041, India

Conference Manager


CIMGlobal India Pvt. Ltd.
#2, NG Complex, 2nd Floor, 30th Cross, Bannerghatta Road Layout, Jayanagar, 4T Block, Bengaluru - 560041, India