Aluminum Extrusion Technology Seminar & Exposition


Make your travel plans now! Join aluminum extrusion industry professionals from more than 50 countries at the International Aluminum Extrusion Technology Seminar (ET Seminar)! This premier seminar features more than 100 technical sessions, an exposition featuring products, equipment, and services from industry suppliers, networking events, and much more!

ET Foundation Issues Call for Nominations for the Maurice H. Roberts Award

Chris Jowett, Rio Tinto (center), receives the ET '22
Maurice H. Roberts Award from ET Seminar Committee
member Richard Dickson, formerly of Hydro Aluminum (left)
and ET '24 Chair Jerome Fourman, Rio Tinto.

Maurice H. Roberts Award is the highest honor bestowed by the ET Seminar Committee and recognizes an outstanding individual in the worldwide aluminum extrusion community.

The ET Foundation has opened nominations for the Maurice H. Roberts Award and is looking for individuals to recognize for their:

  • Significant positive impact
  • Demonstrated record of freely sharing what they have learned so others may benefit
  • Personal contributions and is metaphorically "not afraid to get their hands dirty"
  • Expertise that benefits the aluminum extrusion industry (may or may not be technical)
  • Leadership in the industry, inspiring others to follow, and is well known in the industry.

If you know someone that deserves the MHR Award and think they should be recognized at ET '24, please complete the Maurice Roberts Nomination form. Nominations are due no later than December 31, 2023.


*Please download the form to your computer, complete it and save the file locally, rather than filling out the form online. Completing the form online will not save the field text on the form.

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ET '24 is a comprehensive technical event that addresses virtually every facet of the aluminum extrusion industry through its quality programming, which spans across three days. The ET Seminar has a reputation for a commitment to excellence that is highly respected by those in the aluminum extrusion industry.


Delegates from around the world gather to hear about the latest industry developments from the brightest minds in business and academia. At the core of the ET program are the technical sessions, and technical papers must be of the highest caliber to be accepted for presentation. All of the research is new or updated, which makes ET unique in the industry!

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ET Papers are Subject to Copyright

Papers published by the Extrusion Technology for Aluminum Profiles Foundation (“ET Foundation”) in The Proceedings of the ET Seminar are subject to copyright. No part of The Proceedings, including individual papers submitted by authors for The Proceedings, may be reproduced in any form without the express written permission of the ET Foundation.