The American Foundry Society (AFS) and the North American Die Casting Association (NADCA) announced that they will hold their congresses and expositions concurrently beginning in 2004. Combining these meetings will provide an annual educational and exposition event representing all facets of the metalcasting industry. The 2004 congresses and tabletop exhibits are slated for June 12-15 at the Hyatt in Rosemont, Ill. In 2005, the two organizations will host a metalcasting exposition including both the AFS CastExpo and NADCA's International Die Casting Exposition. The joint exposition will be held April 16-19 in St. Louis, Mo.