Advanced Lightweight Materials & Manufacturing Innovation Congress (GALM USA 2022)

  • 23-25 Aug 2022
  • The Westin Southfield, MI, United States(Hybrid)


The Advanced Lightweight Materials & Manufacturing Innovation Congress (GALM USA 2022) is a conference and exhibition dedicated to technologies and innovative solutions related to advanced lightweight materials.

The Advanced Lightweight Materials & Manufacturing Innovation Congress (GALM USA 2022) covers topics such as:

  • Managing the steel to aluminum transition
  • What’s possible with the materials out there?
  • Exclusive material focus on hybrid composites, lightweight plastics, magnesium & hybrid composites applications
  • Capitalize on the sustainability of key materials including green steels & bio-materials
  • Application of new joining technology for advanced material combinations
  • Application of multi-functionality materials
  • Cost effective simulation and testing of different joints to understand the durability, safety and lifetime of different joining types
  • Mixed panel joining methods and alternatives to spot welding
  • Sheets, Pillars, Castings & Extrusions
  • Mixed Material Body-In-White/Body Shell/Chassis Applications
  • E.V. Battery Protection Structure
  • Roof, Bonnet, Front Section, Wings, Outer Door, Inner Door, Hood & Floor
  • Look at how new technology can help solve compatibility for mass production issues when utilizing advanced materials
  • Manufacturing risk management and cost reduction
  • Tool setup requirements when switching between steel and aluminium
  • Reduce the cost of processing key lightweight materials like aluminium

The Advanced Lightweight Materials & Manufacturing Innovation Congress (GALM USA 2022) brings together General Managers, Technical Directors, Senior Engineers, Department Managers, Technical Specialists, Senior Specialists and Senior Researchers from:

  • Body In White
  • Body Structures
  • Welding
  • Joining
  • Adhesive
  • Bonding
  • Forming
  • Stamping
  • Coatings
  • Corrosion
  • Self Piercing Rivets
  • Simulation
  • Implementation
  • Assembly
  • Fastening
  • New Technologies
  • Frame
  • Technical
  • Sheet Metal
  • Quality
  • Project Engineering
  • Manufacturing Engineering
  • Lightweight Engineering
  • Product Engineering
  • Material Manufacturers & Suppliers
  • Operations/R&D Centers
  • Material Manufacturers & Suppliers
  • Car Parts Manufacturers & Suppliers
  • Bonding Suppliers
  • Welding Suppliers(Ultrasonic Welding, Laser Welding)
  • Adhesive Suppliers
  • Fastening Suppliers (SPRs)
  • Coatings/ Corrosion Protection
  • Forming Technology Suppliers
  • Additive Manufacturing For Vehicle Components/DMLS
  • Component Suppliers
  • Aluminium Suppliers
  • Steel Suppliers
  • Advanced Composite Suppliers(I.E. Carbon Fiber Composites)
  • Magnesium Suppliers
  • Recycling/Scrap Metal

The Advanced Lightweight Materials & Manufacturing Innovation Congress (GALM USA 2022) will be held in Southfield as well as online on 23-25 August 2022.


  • The Westin Southfield , 1500 Town Center, Southfield, Michigan, United States

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1399-2399 US Dollar (Estimated)
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Event Categories

Business: Innovations
Industry: Automotive
Technology: Industrial technology, Materials

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