11th International Foundrymen Congress and Exhibition “Foundry 2013” will be held in Ekaterinburg on September 16-20, 2013 on the fairgrounds of Ekaterinburg-Expo International Exhibition Center.
Alexander Petrov, Deputy Chairman of the Government of Sverdlovsk Region, had a meeting on holding the International Foundrymen Congress in Ekaterinburg. An estimate of 800 participants is expected to attend the event.
“The government of Sverdlovsk Region pays special attention to this event. This congress is a milestone event that is held twice a year. In 2011, it was held in Kazan and nearly 650 participants attended. I believe that it will be held even at a higher level in Sverdlovsk Region,” stated Alexander Petrov.
He noted that the program of the congress includes plenary sessions with lectures of leading specialists and scientists from Russia and abroad on all areas of foundry engineering. There will be discussions of the concepts for reconstruction of foundries on the basis of advanced technological processes, materials and equipment, as well as business meetings, round tables, experience exchange, and tours of facilities.
One of the thematic sections of the event will be international industrial forum “Technical reequipment of Russian machine building companies” and specialized exhibition “Machine-ToolBuilding. Metal Working.”