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Call for Papers

The American Foundry Society is issuing a call for papers and presentations for the 127th Metalcasting Congress April 25-27, 2023, in Cleveland, Ohio.

Technical Papers & Presentations—covering all issues related to metalcasting, diecasting and foundry operations, including unique in-plant procedures, new technologies, equipment, products and other innovations that have contributed to enhanced metalcasting productivity and quality will be considered. Topics of particular interest include melting and molten metal treatment, gating and pouring, casting process innovations, additive manufacturing, quality, automation, Foundry 4.0, finishing, energy efficiency, environmental, health & safety.

Management Papers and Presentations—relating to supply chains, casting design, management, diversity and inclusion, human resources, succession planning, education, social media, professional development, and student engagement pertaining to the metalcasting industry.

Contact Kim Perna:

Submission requirements & deadlines:

Paper/Presentation Abstract Deadline 15 August 2022
Paper/Presentation Submission Deadline 15 September 2022
Panel Presentation Submission Deadline 15 October 2022
PowerPoint Presentation Deadline 15 February 2023



Questions and Technical Support

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For questions about the AFS submission guidelines and process for the 124th Metalcasting Congress please contact the AFS Office:

American Foundry Society
1695 North Penny Lane
Schaumburg, IL 60173
Tel: +1-800/537-4237, +1-847/824-0181  x-246