The 38th ICFG Plenary Meeting will take place in Chester, UK, from September 14 to 16, 2005 in combination with the 11th International Cold Forming Congress. The congress is being hosted by the trade group known as Industrial Metalforming Technologies (formerly the British Cold Forging Group).
The program, which is still being finalized, will include two pre-conference plant visits and two days of lectures.
Two prizes will be presented for technical papers. Entry deadlines are as follow: For the ICFG International Paper Prize 2005, May 1, 2005. For the new ICFG Young Researchers International Exchange Prize, May 20, 2005.