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Aluminum Association Annual Meeting 2023


InterContinental Washington D.C. - The Wharf, an IHG Hotel
801 Wharf St SW
Washington, DC 20024

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Join us in Washington, D.C.

The Aluminum Association's annual meeting brings together industry leaders and executives to network, learn about trends and policies impacting the market, and discuss the committee work driving the industry forward.


InterContinental Washington D.C. – The Wharf

We're excited to return to The Wharf for our 2023 Annual Meeting!

InterContinental Washington D.C. – The Wharf has immediate access to major roadways, is blocks away from public transit stops, and five miles away from Reagan National Airport.

Please note that our hotel room block is sold out (upgraded rooms are still available at the InterContinental). If you would like to be placed on a wait list in the event that a room opens up in our block, please email us at


What is the registration rate to attend?

The registration rate is $1,850. There is an early bird discount of $100 until August 15th.

Do you offer a group discount on registration?

Yes, groups that register 3 or more people (at the same time) will receive a $200 discount off the third registrant and any additional registrants after that. To obtain the discount code, please contact Jennifer Bell at

What is the cancellation policy?

All cancelation requests must be made in writing to Jennifer Bell at The deadline to receive a 100% refund is August 25, 2023. The deadline to receive a 50% refund is September 11, 2023. No refunds will be issued after September 11th.

Can my spouse attend? If so, what may they attend?

Yes, you have the option to register your spouse as a guest. The registration rate is $350. Registered spouses may attend:

The Monday Welcome Reception and Late-Night Reception

The Spouse/Guest Activity and Lunch

The Tuesday Evening Reception, Dinner, and Dessert Reception

Only spouses who are registered may participate in event activities.

I am interested in sponsoring the event. How do I do so?

To sponsor the 2023 Annual Meeting, please contact Jennifer Bell at

What is the dress code?

The dress code for the 2023 Annual Meeting is Business Casual.

What is the nearest airport to the conference venue?

The 2023 Annual Meeting will be held at the InterContinental-The Wharf in Washington, DC. The closest airport is Ronald Regan Washington National Airport located 3.1 miles from the hotel. Without traffic it’s a 10-minute cab ride.

Meeting Schedule

8:30 am - 10:00 am — Executive Committee (Committee Members Only)

10:00 am - 12:00 pm — Aluminum Transportation Group (Committee Members Only)

11:00 am - 12:00 pm — First-Time Attendee and New Member Meeting

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm — Welcome Networking Lunch
Sponsored by Kaiser Aluminum

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm — General Session

2:15 pm - 3:15 pm — Foil Committee
Sponsored by MINO

2:15 pm - 3:15 pm — Secondary Producers (Committee Members Only)

3:30 pm - 4:30 pm — Sustainability Advisory Council
Sponsored by Hatch

4:45 pm - 5:45 pm — Government Affairs Committee
Sponsored by AMCOR

4:45 pm - 5:45 pm — Market Committee Chair Meeting (Closed Meeting)

6:00 pm - 6:30 pm — First-Time Attendee and New Member Reception

6:30 pm - 7:30 pm — Welcome Reception
Sponsored by Scepter

7:15 pm - 8:15 pm — Board Dinner (Committee Members Only)

9:00 pm - 10:00 pm — Late Night Reception
Sponsored by United Scrap Metal

7:30 am - 9:00 am — Associate and Executive Committee Breakfast 
Sponsored by Air Products

7:30 am - 9:00 am — Can Sheet Producers Committee (Committee Members Only)

8:00 am - 9:00 am — General Breakfast
Sponsored by Hydro

9:15 am - 10:15 am — Finance Committee (Committee Members Only)

9:15 am - 10:15 am — Sheet and Plate
Sponsored by Vail Rubber Works

10:30 am - 11:30 am — Recycling Committee
Sponsored by Air Products

11:45 am - 1:00 pm — Networking Lunch
Sponsored by Novelis

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm — General Session
Sponsored by Alcoa

2:15 pm - 3:15 pm — Associate Member Committee 

3:30 pm - 6:00 pm — Free Time/Optional trip to the National Air and Space Museum
Sponsored by Commonwealth Rolled Products

6:30 pm - 7:30 pm — Reception
Sponsored by Tri-Arrows Aluminum

7:30 pm - 9:00 pm — Dinner
Sponsored by Constellium

9:00 pm - 9:30 pm — Dessert Reception
Sponsored by Messer

7:30 am - 9:00 am — PAC Donor Appreciation Breakfast 
All members are eligible to attend if they or someone at their company have signed a prior approval form for 2023.
Contact Virginia Gum to learn how to participate

8:00 am - 9:00 am — Breakfast
Sponsored by Rio Tinto

9:00 am - 10:00 am — Heavy Truck
Sponsored by Arconic

9:00 am - 10:00 am — Building & Construction (Committee Members Only)

10:00 am - 11:00 am — General Session
Speaker: Brian Beaulieu, ITR Economics
Sponsored by Real Alloy

11:30 am - 1:30 pm — Board Meeting (Committee Members Only)

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