Coming Events


    On April 27, 2012, the WFO held the General Assembly Meeting of the Executive Committee and the Official Delegates of Member Countries. At the meeting, it was decided that the FICMES will be in charge to establish four WFO technical commissions on Moulding Materials (Commission 5), Non-ferrous Alloys (Commission 6), Ferrous Metals (Commission 7) and Die Casting (Commission 8).

    FICMES completed the establishment of the four commissions in succession in the second half of 2012, and have organized and carried out corresponding activities in the coming several years. The WFO Moulding Materials Commission and WFO Ferrous Metals Commission, together with FICMES, co-organized an International Foundry Technology Forum on November 4, 2013 during the 2013 China Foundry Week; the WFO Die Casting Commission hosted the 9th China International Diecasting Congress (Diecasting Congress-9) and the WFO Non-ferrous Alloys Commission hosted the 1st International Symposium on Nonferrous Alloys and Special Casting Technologies (ISNASCT-1) concurrently on July 19-22, 2014 in Shanghai, and the Diecasting Congress-10 and ISNASCT-2 will be held on July 8-10, 2015 also in Shanghai; the WFO Moulding Materials Commission will host the 2015 WFO International Forum on Moulding Materials and Casting Technologies on October 25-28, 2015 in Changsha city, Hunan province of China.