Greetings From VFMSTA !
The Vietnam Foundry and Metallurgy Science and Technology Association (VFMSTA)is pleased to have the opportunity to host the 13th Asian Foundry Congress 2015 fromOct 27th–29th 2015 and to welcome participants from around the world to Ta Quang Buu Library, which is one of the biggest university libraries in Vietnam with a large amount of scientific and technical documents in its collections.Ta Quang Buu Libraryis near Hanoi Capital Center of Vietnam to an exciting and stimulating event which will bring together foundry fraternity from around the Asia and World to focus on latest trends,technologies for the foundry &metallurgy sector.
The main highlights will be held technical presentations, panel discussions, case studies, success stories,cast Vietnam andcast World sourcemeet.Post congress tours,works visits & special attractive program for the participants & spouses are being planned by the organizers to mix business with leisure.
The venue,Ta Quang Buu Library is Vietnam’s first fully integrated state-of-the-art exhibition cum convention facility.
Near the venue holding AFC-13 there are over 400 rooms available within a radius of 0.2 to 0.5 km in 4 & 5 star deluxe to budget hotels.
The venue is located on the Hanoi University of Technology,it is the biggest University in Vietnam. Hanoi is the largest commercial centre in northern Vietnam . Being the seat of power that drives Vietnam, thereare Ba Dinh Square, Ho Chi Minh Mausoleums and modern parliamentHouse, the Temple of Literature – Quoc Tu Giam University, Saint Joseph Cathedral, Bat Trang pottery village, Van Phuc Silk Village, The One-pillar Pagoda…
All central governmentoffices, trade missions of various countriesare located in Hanoi. The headquarters-organizations of various corporates & decision makers & the offices of several industry associations are also located in Hanoi which makes it ideal location to explore new business opportunities.
The endless list of tourist attractions of Hanoi& New Hanoi are just 45 minutes away from the venue. In Hanoi, you will discover that the city had thousands years of history with captivating ancient monuments, fascinating museums and art galleries, architectural wonders, a vivacious performing-arts scene, fabulous eating places and bustling markets.
Other tourist places like:Hạ Long Bay is a UNESCOWorld Heritage Site (Ha long Bay cruises, Bai Tu Long Bay Cruises), Yen Tu Pagoda is the biggest pagoda in Yen Tu Mountain with the height of 543 meters. These places are 3-4 hrs drive from the venue. We hope to take trips to these locations.
Also the sports lovers can be for you played as Golf in DongMo Kings’ Island Golf Resortand TamDaoGolf Resortwhich are located near Hanoi only 40 minutes drive from venue.
Friends, and Colleagues
We are once again pleased to invite you to the 13th Asian Foundry Congress to be held from October 20th to 23th, 2015 at the Hanoi Vietnam, promise you a very memorable experience & great value for your time & money .
Welcome to the biggest and most vibrant metropolitan areas of the region in the land of Hanoi, Vietnam!
Organizing Committee, AFC-13
Pham Chi Cuong
To Duy Phuong
Second announcement on AFC-13
Call for paper