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AFS Issues Final Call for Papers for the 122nd Metalcasting Congress

September 1, 2017

The American Foundry Society (AFS) has issued a final call for papers for the 122nd Metalcasting Congress to be held April 3-5, 2018 in Fort Worth, Texas.  AFS is seeking papers covering all issues relating to metalcasting, diecasting and foundry management and operations, including unique in-plant procedures, new technologies, equipment, products and other innovations that have contributed to enhanced metalcasting productivity and quality.

Complete papers are due Sept. 15. Paper number assignment, offer and abstract form and the authors guide are all available at

For more information, contact Pam Lassila, Metalcasting Congress Coordinator, at 800/537-4237 Ext. 240 or

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 $30.3 billion metalcasting industry for the ultimate benefit of its customers and society.