Invitation letter to

26th Hungarian Foundry Days

Exhibition and Conference

15-17 October, 2021

Hotel Abacus****

(3 str Gesztenyés, H-2053 Herceghalom, Hungary)

The Association of Hungarian Foundries and the

Hungarian Mining and Metallurgical Society Foundry Department

invite you to the evnts of the

26th Hungarian Foundry Days Exhibition and Conference

is held on 15-17 October, 2021

in the Hotel Abacus**** (Address: 3. str. Gesztenyés, H-2053 Herceghalom, Hungary)

The following events are offered to the participants according to their special fields of interest:

manufacturing iron, steel and non-ferrous castings and traditional wooden/plastic and metal mouldings esp. HPDC, simulation on plenary session and professional section meetings.

Professional papers

We request the colleagues who would like to give research papers in max. 20 minutes to indicate the title of the lecture in the application form attached and send it to us including the abstracts as well (e-mail: until 31 August, 2021.

Technical lectures with a commercial information purpose

Besides conference papers, it is possible to give technically/scientifically based informative presentations on production methods or products. The duration is to be up to 30 minutes. Please indicate your intention on the attached Registration sheet by 31 August, 2021

We ask you to prepare the lecture in Power Point (as a ppt file) and send it to the Organization Committee until 15 September, 2021 at the latest. We will provide a notebook and a projector. Please indicate your other technical demands on the Application form.

International PhD-student and student section see Professional papers.         

Professional factory visit

According to our plan the participants have the possibility to visit the following company on Friday morning 15 October 2021:

  • Csepel Metall (Budapest, iron foundry)
  • Ecseri Kft. (Cegléd, HPDC foundry)

The participants to the professional visits above will get to the factories individually. This visit is only organized if a sufficient number of people register for it. After the factory visits a common lunch will take place at the conference venue.


The basic unit of the exhibition is a 4 – 6 m2 booth including:

– 1 table, 3 chairs,

– 2 spotlights,

– 1 electric socket,

– a fascia panel of uniform shape with inscription according to request.

The booth might be set up differently on request for extra payment.

Poster exhibition

Posters prepared and previously registered by you can be presented on the poster wall of the conference during the time of the exhibition.

Information on companies

The brochures of companies can be included in the conference package to be handed over to all participants.

Cultural programs           

Traditional Foundry Men’s Evening      ­­­­­­­­

Participation and other fees

Other fees Participation
1. Participation fee* (including the conference materials, meals during the conference, a contribution to the cost of the professional evening party, the cost of study trips and organization)

350 EUR

2. Lectures

Professional (the participation fee of the lecturer)

Informative presentation, 30 minutes

300 EUR

150 EUR

150 EUR

3. Exhibition (The purchase of a basic unit involves the participation fee of an exhibitor person)
Professional exhibition

Poster exhibition

Distribution of information brochure

   125 EUR/m2

125 EUR/pres.

70 EUR/pack.


  1. Date of registration: 31 08 2021
  2. Preferential date of registration: 15 07 2021 – 15% reduction from the reg. fee
  3. Group preference reg. if the participants belong to the same company: 15 08 2021

We provide a 10% discount per person from the reg. fee if the group is registered together.

Please transfer the fee of the required services to the account number of the Association of Hungarian Foundries OTP Bank, 11721026-20305778 with a remark “26th Hungarian Foundry Days” as the reason for payment. The invoice will indicate the cost of the meals.

Accommodation: (The cost of accommodation is not included in the participation fee).

We have reserved rooms in Hotel Abacus, Herceghalom   Prices:

Single room with breakfast 115 EUR/night

Double room with breakfast 142 EUR/night

Please send your booking to the organizing committee together with your registration.

Conditions of the cancellation Cancellation charge  in % of the ordered services
more than 30 days earlier 10 %
21-30 days earlier 50 %
15-21 days earlier 75 %
less than 15 days earlier 100 %

Please send us the Application Form to the address below.

AHF – Organizational Committee of the 26th International Hungarian Foundry Days

H-1211 Budapest, Öntöde utca 10.

Phone: (+36-1) 420-4812;


We are looking for sponsors to support our event according to a co-operation agreement!

25.05.2021, Budapest

VIGH, László Phd

president, Association of  Hungarian Foundries

György Fegyverneky Phd

president, Hungarian Mining and Metallurgical Society, Foundry Section

Advanced program of the 26th Hungarian Foundry Days

Hotel Abacus, Herceghalom, Hungary, 15 – 17 October 2021

15 October, 2021 Friday
1030 – 1230 Factory visits
1030 – 1230 Youth section (paralel program)
1230 – 1530 Common lunch in the Hotel Abacus
1300 – 1900 Registration
1615 Opening the International Exibition
1630 – 1830 Openining and plenary session at he International Conference
1830 – 2000 Dinner
2000 – 2030 Salutation – 52 years anniversary of Hungarian Foundry Days
2030 – 2200 Cultural program
  16 October, 2021 Saturday
0830 – 1800 Registration
0900– 1900 Opening hours of the Exibition
0900– 1200 Professional and informative papers of the conference, round table discussion
1200 – 1400 Lunch
1430 – 1800 Professional and informative papers of the conference, round table discussion
1430 – 180 International PhD Student and student section (paralel program)
1800 – 1945 Dinner
2000 Traditional Foundry Men’s Evening
17 October, 2021 Sunday
0830 – 1200 Opening hours of the Exibition
0900 – 1200 Professional and informative papers of the conference, round table discussion
1200 – 1230 Closing ceremony, accepting recommendations of the conference
Please contact to Dr Pál Hatala (English, German)
Katkó Károly


The final program will be sent by 30 September 2021