Gaylord National Hotel, Washington D.C. Held every six years in North America, the 2008 PM World Congress attracts the world’s leading technical minds in the powder metallurgy and particle materials industry. Events include a general technical session, poster program and special interest program. Exhibitors planning to attend the event include Abtex, Battenfeld of America, Erasteel, CM Furnaces, Inco Special Products, H.W.F. Inc., Metal Processing Systems Inc., Fette Compacting, Plansee Group, Lonza Inc., Smart Materials, and many more. The event is sponsored by the Metal Powder Industries Federation (MPIF).