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Registration Opens for CastExpo’16 and Metalcasting Congress

January 13, 2016

CastExpo’16 online registration is now open for exhibitors and attendees. CastExpo’16, to be held April 16-19 at the Minneapolis Convention Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota, will be the largest metalcasting industry event of 2016, offering attendees access to the whole metalcasting supply chain: suppliers, metalcasters and casting buyers.

Over 450 exhibitors will be showcasing the latest equipment, technology and resources. For 2016, CastExpo has launched new additions such as The HUB @ Expo, which is a dedicated lounge for networking, professional development, and outreach. Also new for 2016, are keynote speakers. Throughout the four days of the show, high profile speakers will educate and entertain attendees on various professional and personal topics.

CastExpo’16 is also offering expanded educational programming. Every day of the show will feature professional development opportunities, including the latest technical research, practical roundtable discussions, and panels from industry experts, plus dynamic and interactive courses based on the AFS Institute's most popular offerings.

If you are ready to register or want to learn more about CastExpo'16, visit, for up to date show information, schedules and hotel and transportation information.

The American Foundry Society is a not-for-profit organization formed in 1896. With its headquarters in Schaumburg, Ill., AFS provides members and consumers with information and services to promote and strengthen the metalcasting industry.