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Registration Open for Metalcasting Congress

December 18, 2013

The American Foundry Society announces attendee registration is now open for the 118th Metalcasting Congress held April 8-11, 2014, at the Renaissance Hotel and Convention Center in Schaumburg, Ill.

The Metalcasting Congress is the largest annual North American industry technical show in which authors and presenters reveal the latest developments in casting industry research and production case studies. The show also features a table-top exhibit and the growing Cast in North America track. Geared to casting designers and buyers, Cast in North America consists of casting design and purchasing sessions, an exhibit floor featuring North American casting suppliers, and a display of the 2014 AFS Casting Competition winners. 

Other features of Metalcasting Congress include practical workshops, awards banquets and luncheons, the Hoyt Memorial Lecture and the AFS President’s session. Those interested can visit for more information for the 118th Metalcasting Congress or to register.

Headquartered in Schaumburg, Ill., AFS is a not-for-profit technical and management society that has existed since 1896 to provide and promote knowledge and services that strengthen the metalcasting industry for the ultimate benefit of its customers and society.