Chapter 12 - Wisconsin

About NADCA Chapter 12

NADCA Chapter 12, the North American Die Casting Association, represents the die casting industry in Wisconsin.  The principal activity of the Chapter is the presentation of technical discussions relating to die casting and the allied arts through regularly scheduled educational meetings. It is governed by a Board which consists of a Chairperson, Vice Chairperson, Secretary, Treasurer, Board of Governors representative and various Trustees.

Thank You 2022 - 23 NADCA Chapter 12 Sponsors!

Click here for information on NADCA 12 sponsorship. If interested in becoming a sponsor, please contact the NADCA 12 Headquarters -

NADCA Chapter 12 Congratulates Each of Our Scholarship Winners

Chase Soulliere of Purdue University, studying Industrial Engineering.

Garrett Starkman of University of Wisconsin-Platteville, studying Industrial Technology Management and Metal Processing Technology.

David Palmer of University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, studying Materials Science and Engineering.

Dennis Tylets of University of Wisconsin - Madison, studying Mechanical Engineering.

Mike Kamin of University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, studying Business.

NADCA Chapter 12 values the promotion of our industry and is proud to support these bright future manufacturers!

Upcoming events

    • Tuesday, June 06, 2023
    • Thursday, February 29, 2024
    • 2023-24

    NADCA 12's sponsorship program is designed to give your company valuable brand exposure and year-round recognition!

    NADCA 12's Sponsorship year runs from March 1, February 28th, annually.

    • Wednesday, November 01, 2023
    • 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    • Moraine Park Technical College 2151 N Main St, West Bend


    12:00 PM CHECK-IN & LUNCH 
    3:00 PM BREAK


    STUDENTS FREE with valid student ID


    Moraine Park Technical College
    2151 N Main St, West Bend
    Room T101-Auditorium

    Follow this link for parking and entrance information.
    Recommended entrance T-2 (main entrance) and parking lot T2.


    • Thursday, January 25, 2024
    • 5:00 PM
    • Delafield Brewhaus - 3832 Hillside Dr, Delafield, WI 53018

    Sponsored by Platinum-Level NADCA 12 Sponsor Hill & Griffith Company.


    5:00 to 6:00 PM - Networking
    6:00 to 6:30 PM - Dinner
    6:30 to 7:30 PM - Presentation by Mike Meyers, NADCA President 
    7:30 to 8:00 PM - Q & A

    Cost to Attend: 

    $40 per person, includes dinner and one drink ticket.
    $20 student registration, includes dinner and one drink ticket.

    What to Expect:

    • Networking with Great People
    • An Informative Presentation with Mike Meyers, NADCA President
    • A Great Dinner.
    • One Complimentary Drink Ticket Sponsored by our State of the Industry Meeting Sponsor, Hill & Griffith.

    About the Speaker:

    Mike Meyers
    NADCA President

    Mike has been part of the die casting industry for over 30 years; as General Manager with Mercury Marine in Fond du Lac, Wisconsin, as President with Fort Recovery Industries in Fort Recovery, Ohio, and as General Manager with Boyd Corporation. An advocate of advancing our industry through innovative technology, Mike has established a strong network of information sharing through extensive travel throughout the United States, as well as Italy, Poland, Switzerland, and Germany. Mike is also an advocate of safety, having received Mercury Marine’s S.A.F.E Award – given to one employee annually who has had the greatest impact on building a culture of safety. Believing that learning is a lifelong journey, Mike is an avid reader and enjoys learning new concepts. He is a former Chapter 12 Board Member, and serves on NADCA’s Board of Governors, as Vice-Chairman. Mike, an active and committed participant in our industry, has made countless trips to Washington, D.C. to educate elected officials on which policies harm our industry and which deserve their support.

    Mike has been married to his wife, Sarah, for 27 years. Mike and Sarah have two children; Michael (plumbing apprentice), and Lily (enrolled in Doctoral of Sports Medicine).

    Thank You NADCA 12 Sponsors

Past events

Friday, June 16, 2023 2023 Annual Dave Williams Classic Golf Outing
Wednesday, April 12, 2023 NADCA 12 April 12th Meeting
Wednesday, March 29, 2023 NADCA 12 March Seminar
Wednesday, January 25, 2023 2023 State of the Industry Dinner Meeting
Wednesday, November 02, 2022 NADCA 12 November Seminar
Friday, June 10, 2022 2022 NADCA Chapter 12 Annual Dave Williams Classic Golf Outing
Tuesday, March 29, 2022 March Seminar: 3D Printed Dies and PQ2
Wednesday, February 16, 2022 State of the Industry Dinner Meeting
Thursday, October 28, 2021 NADCA 12 October Member Meeting
Friday, June 11, 2021 NADCA Chapter 12 Annual Dave Williams Classic Golf Outing
Wednesday, April 07, 2021 Extending Die Life for HPDC Cavity Inserts Lunch & Learn Webinar
Thursday, January 28, 2021 2021 State of the Industry Meeting
Saturday, October 10, 2020 NADCA 12 Sponsorship Program 2020
Friday, September 11, 2020 CANCELED: NADCA Chapter 12 Golf Outing 2020
Wednesday, March 25, 2020 March Seminar: Dimensional Repeatability
Thursday, February 06, 2020 NADCA 12 3D Printing of HPDC Tooling Dinner Meeting
Thursday, January 09, 2020 State of the Industry Meeting
Thursday, November 14, 2019 NADCA November Meeting
Friday, June 07, 2019 NADCA Chapter 12 Golf Outing 2019
Wednesday, March 13, 2019 March Seminar: Die Casting Lubricants and Coolants
Wednesday, January 16, 2019 Annual State of the Industry Meeting
Wednesday, November 14, 2018 November Meeting: Melt Technology
Friday, June 08, 2018 NADCA Chapter 12 Golf Outing 2018
Wednesday, April 04, 2018 Webinar: State of the Die Casting Industry and Technology
Thursday, March 08, 2018 March Seminar: Differential Thermal Expansion of Die Components
Friday, June 09, 2017 NADCA Chapter 12 Golf Outing 2017
Thursday, March 23, 2017 March Seminar: Metal Melting & Handling
Wednesday, January 11, 2017 Annual State of the Industry Meeting
Friday, June 10, 2016 NADCA Chapter 12 Golf Outing

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