Section News and Events

District 13 Director Elections

Elections for District 13 Director



Hoist Liftruck Mfg, Inc. Facility Tour 4-23-14

Please join us for an inside tour of Hoist Liftruck’s manufacturing facility.



Praxair/AWS Scholarship

AWS District 13/Praxair Scholarships Available-DEADLINE IS APRIL 1, 2014



AWS Past Chairman’s Dinner & Presentation 3-12-14

Please join us for dinner and a presentation hosted by John Willard, AWS District 13 Director



AWS Chicago Section Valentine’s Dinner 2-12-14 [PHOTOS]

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Section News and Events Archives

2013-2014 Board Members

Chairman - Eric Krauss
1st Vice - Erik Purkey
2nd Vice - TBA
Treasurer - Marty Vondra
Secretary - Lisa Moran
Publicity - Cliff Iftimie


Upcoming AWS Events Near This Section



THE AWS CWI SEMINAR IS COMING TO YOU!
Register today and prep with the best.
*ACT NOW - EARLY BIRD RATES END MONDAY, JUNE 30!

August 3 – 8, 2014 – Chicago, IL
Certified Welding Inspector Seminar & Exam
Four Points by Sheraton – Chicago O’Hare
10249 West Irving Park Road
Schiller, IL 60176
Hotel Phone: (817) 671-6000

The AWS Certified Welding Inspector (CWI) Seminar helps skilled, knowledgeable welders prepare for the AWS CWI exam. Seasoned instructors will teach you the material you need to know, train you to use and understand the latest technical standards, and provide tips to help you do well on the exam.

With national and international recognition in the welding industry, the CWI certification has been the benchmark companies rely on to ensure the highest level of workmanship.

Don’t let this opportunity pass you by; sign up and benefit from this chance to advance your career!

APPLY & REGISTER TODAY | VISIT THE WEBSITE


AWS News and Events

2014 RWMA Regional Meeting

The upcoming 2014 RWMA Regional Meeting is scheduled to take place September 17-18, 2014 at AWS Headquarters in Miami. LEARN MORE | VIEW THE FLYER

WELDING EDUCATION CONFERENCE

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AVAILABLE SCHOLARSHIPS

Three scholarships for the 2014-15 school term that have not been awarded. Two of them, the John M. Stropki and James A. Turner, are unique in that they support nontraditional areas for the AWS Foundation: The Stropki Scholarship is for a student seeking a teaching degree in a STEM subject. The Turner Scholarship is for a student enrolled studying for a business degree. Applications are being accepted from anyone who is studying in these areas. APPLY NOW

2014 AWS PRESIDENT DEAN WILSON'S VISION FOR INNOVATION

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2014 CERTIFICATION SCHEDULE

Note that the schedule is subject to change without notice. VIEW SCHEDULE

WHY YOU SHOULD COMPETE IN SKILLSUSA

For the person interested in taking their welding career to the next level, SkillsUSA is an amazing asset. Their regional, state, and national competitions offer the chance to hone your skills while you compete against others. And more than that, each competition offers a scholarship to the winner. VIEW VIDEO

WOMEN IN WELDING

This video looks at just some of the exciting careers options available to women (and men) who decide to invest their time in the study of welding. VIEW VIDEO