• SUBMISSION SITE OPEN! 2022 Call For Papers

    AFS Call for Papers & Presentations


    The American Foundry Society is issuing a call for papers and presentations for the 126th Metalcasting Congress/CastExpo, April 23-26, 2022, in Columbus, Ohio.


    Technical Papers & Presentationscovering 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 Presentationsrelating 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.


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


    Contact Kim Perna


    Submission requirements & deadlines:

    Submission site:

    Kimberly Perna

    Senior Technical Coordinator

    American Foundry Society, Inc.

    (847)824-0181 X246