Metal Powder Industries Federation

Powder Metallurgy and Particulate Materials Conference Issues Call for Papers

August 2016

An official call for papers and posters has been announced for POWDERMET2017: International Conference on Powder Metallurgy & Particulate Materials, June 13–16, 2017. This leading North American powder metallurgy conference will take place at the Bellagio, Las Vegas, Nevada, and is seeking a wide variety of topics.

Submission categories include the following:

"POWDERMET conferences are a place where research scientists; parts, powder and equipment manufacturers; end users; and even students gather to share papers and posters on industry developments," explains Dan Messina, technical services manager, Metal Powder Industries Federation (MPIF). "Since adding in the metal additive manufacturing conference, Additive Manufacturing with Powder Metallurgy (AMPM2017), our technical sessions have become even more robust."

Submissions will be accepted through November 4, 2016. Visit for details.

The conference is sponsored by the Metal Powder Industries Federation, the North American trade association representing the powder metallurgy industry, and its affiliate APMI International.

Download the full press release. (pdf)

Editor's Note: For further information contact Dan Messina at or (609) 452-7700.

About the Metal Powder Industries Federation
Metal Powder Industries Federation is the North American trade association formed by the powder metallurgy industry to advance the interests of the metal powder producing and consuming industries and provides a single point of reference for all MPIF member companies.

About APMI International
APMI International is a non-profit professional society which promotes the advancement of powder metallurgy and particulate materials as a science. Its purpose is to disseminate and exchange information about PM and particulate materials through publications, conferences, and other activities of the society.

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