• *2021 Metalcasting Congress* CALL FOR PAPERS

    The American Foundry Society is issuing a call for papers and presentations for the 125th Metalcasting Congress, April 13-15, 2021, in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.


    AFS is seeking technical and management papers and presentations.


    Technical papers 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, finishing and energy efficiency. 


    AFS is also seeking management papers and presentations relating to supply chains, casting design, EHS, management, diversity and inclusion, human resources, succession planning, education, social media, professional development, and student engagement pertaining to the metalcasting industry.


    Presentations related to the effect of COVID-19 related issues on metalcasting operations are also desired.


    For more information, contact Kim Perna, 800-537-4237, Ext. 246 or


    Submission requirements and deadlines can be accessed at: