AFS issues call for papers and presentations

The American Foundry Society is issuing a call for papers and presentations for CastExpo 2019 and the 123rd Metalcasting Congress.

AFS is seeking technical papers covering all issues related to metalcasting, diecasting and foundry operations, including in-plant procedures, new technologies, equipment, products and other innovations that have contributed to enhancing metalcasting productivity and quality.

AFS is also seeking papers and presentations relating to supply chains, casting design, environmental health and safety, management, human resources, education, social media, professional development and student engagement pertaining to the metalcasting industry.

CastExpo 2019 and the 123rd Metalcasting Congress will take place April 27-30, 2019, in Atlanta, Georgia.

Contact Pam Lassila, Metalcasting Congress coordinator, at 800-537-4237, ext. 240, or with questions.

The site will open for submissions in July 2018. For more information, visit