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Call for Papers

The American Foundry Society is issuing a call for papers for the 122nd Metalcasting Congress, April 3-5, 2018, Fort Worth, TX.  Submission is open for papers covering all issues relating to metalcasting, diecasting and foundry operations, including new technologies, procedures, equipment, products and other innovations that have contributed to enhanced metalcasting productivity and quality.

Note:  All submitters to the Metalcasting Congress will be required to create a user profile.  See the General Submission Guidelines for more information.

Important Dates

Paper Abstract Deadline 15 August 2017
Paper Submission Deadline 15 September 2017
Panel Presentation Submission Deadline 15 October 2017
PowerPoint Presentation Deadline 15 February 2018


Note: Closed to new submissions.

Questions and Technical Support

For technical assistance, please click on the 'Support Form' icon located on the top right hand of each page for support or contact Email support requests are answered within a 24 hour period. 

For questions about the AFS submission guidelines and process for the 122nd 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-240