IDDRG 2016 - Linz, Austria

The lovely city Linz, Austria, invites you to join the upcoming IDDRG 2016 conference “Challenges in Forming High-Strength Sheets” from 12 – 15 June 2016. The conference is jointly organized by the International Deep-Drawing Group IDDRG, the Austrian Society of Metallurgy and Materials ASMET and the VoestAlpine Stahl GmbH. For further information please visit http://www.iddrg2016.org/ .

IDDRG 2014 - Paris, France

The IDDRG 2014 Conference was held in Paris at the Novotel Congress & Convention Center at the Charles de Gaulle Airport Roissy, between June 1 and June 5 2014. The main title of the conference was Innovations for the sheet metal industry. The different industrial sectors using sheet metal parts are facing increasing challenges. These challenges require not just further development of existing technologies but also scientific and technical innovations in sheet&tool materials, forming processes, etc.

IDDRG 2012 - Mumbai, India

The IDDRG 2012 Conference was held in Mumbai in India with the joint organisation of IDDRG and the Sheet Metal Forming Research Association (SMRFA) of India. SMFRA brings together flat sheet producers, users, die designers and manufactures, machine tool manufacturers, research scientists and academia to solve problems relevant to sheet metal industries. For further information please visit the Conference Website of IDDRG 2012.

IDDRG 2010 - Graz, Austria

The IDDRG 2010 International Conference was held from May 31 to June 02, 2010 at the Old University in Graz, which is situated in the south-east of Austria and is the capital of Styria. In 2003 Graz was the European Capitol of Culture but the city has also long industrial tradition. Automotive suppliers are located in the region which is reflected in the scope of the Graz University of Technology and in the research work of the Institute Tools & Forming.

IDDRG 2008 - Olofström, Sweden

The IDDRG 2008 was held at prestigious Volvo car company in Olofström, Sweden between 16-18 June 2008. The Conference was organised by the Swedish Deep-drawing Research Group and it was a similar success as the 16th Biennial Congress in 1990 held in Borlange, and followed by the Working Group meeting in Gothenburg.

IDDRG 2006 - Porto, Portugal

IDDRG 2006 Conference was held in Porto, between 19-21 June 2006. The conference took place at the Engineering Faculty of University of Porto (FEUP). More than 150 participants took part in this Conference from 27 countries worldwide. During the 3 days of the Conference, there were more than 80 oral presentations and special poster sessions were also organised. More information on this successful event is available at the official conference website. A detailed report can also be read in the Minutes of IDDRG Executive Committee available only for registered members of IDDRG.

IDDRG 2004 - Sindelfingen, Germany

The IDDRG'2004 Conference was held in Sindelfingen, Germany at the Daimler-Chrysler Mercedes plant.

IDDRG 2015 - Shanghai, China

IDDRG 2015 Conference will be held between May 31 and June 3 in 2015 in the wonderful city of Shanghai, China. The Conference is jointly organized by the International Deep-Drawing Group-IDDRG, the Chinese Academy of Sciences-CAS and the Chinese Institute of Metal Research-IMR under the title Forming with Intelligence, Flexibility and Lightweight. For further information please visit the Official Website of the IDDRG 2015 Conference.

IDDRG 2013 - Zurich, Switzerland

The IDDRG 2013 Conference was held in Zurich, Switzerland from 2-5 June 2013. The goal of the conference was to provide a common platform for industrial partners and researchers to discuss the new and challenging fields of sheet metal forming. The conference will mainly focus on the topics of virtual robustness prediction, advanced constitutive modeling, new perspectives in failure prediction as well as further development of the simulation tools. For further information please visit the Conference Website of IDDRG 2013.

IDDRG 2011 - Bilbao, Spain

The IDDRG 2011 was held from 5-8 June 2011 in Bilbao, in northern part of Spain. Bilbao is historically an industrial city. The venue of the Conference was the Euskalduna Palace. The Conference was organised by LABEIN Technalia, which is a research organisation of fifty years experience in R&D activities.

IDDRG 2009 - Golden, Colorado, USA

The IDDRG'2009 was held in Golden, Colorado in the USA located 20 km west of Denver. The main location of the Conference was at the Advanced Steel Processing and Products Research Center (ASPPRC) and the Colorado School of Mines. The Conference was held between June 1-3, 2009, and was organized by the North American Deep-drawing Research Group. There were more than 120 participants from all over the World.

IDDRG 2007 - Györ, Hungary

The IDDRG'2007 Conference was held in Győr, Hungary, between 21-23 May 2007. The conference venue was at the Audi Hungaria Motor Co. There were 130 participants from 29 countries from all over the World mainly from the member countries of IDDRG. There were altogether 74 papers presented 53 in oral sessions and 21 in postes sessions. The conference was a real success concerning both the scientific-technical and the social programs. The full scientific program including the plenary and oral lectures, as well as the poster presentations are available both in printed Proceedings and in CD. If you are interested to order the Procedings please click on the link below.

IDDRG 2005 - Besançon, France

The IDDRG 2005 Conference was held in Besançon, France, June 20-22, 2005. The main topics in this Conference were: Innovations in Deep Drawing; New trends in industries from simulations to applications.

IDDRG 2003 - Bled, Slovenia

The IDDRG'2003 Conference was held in the beautiful small Slovenian city Bled. This was the year when the former Biennial Congress and Working Group meetings structure was changed for an annual Conference. Further information on the IDDRG'2003 is available at the Official Website of IDDRG'2003 Conference.