The 7th International Conference on Advanced High Strength Steel and Press Hardening (ICHSU 2024)

Hot Stamping of High Performance Sheet Metal

Materials, Processes and Equipment

August 21~23, 2024, Hefei, China

What's New

ICHSU2024 Paper Submission Deadline Has Been Extended

         Please submit the full paper as soon as possible, so that we can make pre-review revisions. The final publication of all the paper is to review by Springer Nature!

         The paper has already been indexed by CNKI, Wanfang Database, and Google, published by Atlantis, USA (a sub issue of Springer Nature (Open)).

         Please stay tuned to the official conference website (, for the latest program as follows: Abstract Submission opens at November 15, 2023; Abstract Submissions closes at May 15, 2024; Full Paper Submission (complete full papers, formatted strictly according to template requirements) closes at July 15, 2024; Formal notification of acceptance is by July 30, 2024; Conference Registration closes August 20, 2024; Conference Check-in is at August 21, 2024; Official conference is at August 21-23, 2024.



Prof. Zhang Yisheng / Dr. Wang Kai

ICHSU2024 Editorial Committee

March 5, 2024

Notice of The 7th International Conference on High Strength Steel and Hot Stamping (ICHSU 2024)

        On the basis of adhering to the previous six conferences' focus on new materials, new technologies and new equipment for hot stamping the 7th International Conference on High Strength Steel and Hot Stamping (ICHSU 2024) will continue to focus on scientific paths for energy conservation and carbon reduction, and pay attention to high performance sheet metal forming, multi-material forming and digital non-destructive testing, share and exchange on topics of widespread concern in the industry, such as high performance hot stamping material and technology, advanced high strength steel cold stamping technology, multi-material forming technology and application, multi-component integrated hot stamping, laser processing, stamping simulation application technology, new coating and process, stamping technology solutions in the field of lightweight development for commercial vehicles, etc.

        The conference will invite experts engaged in the research and application of high-performance sheet metal hot stamping technology, automotive industry, industrial Internet, as well as digital equipment to give invited reports.

        The 7th ICHSU Conference will be held in Hefei, China, at August 21-23, 2024. People from all over the world who are engaged in and care about the hot stamping industry are welcome to sign up for the conference!


November 15, 2023

Conference Topics

        Authors from all over the world are welcome to participate in this international academic conference. Academic papers accepted at the conference will be published by Inno Science Press. Outstanding papers will have the opportunity to give oral presentations, and the rest will be displayed by posters. Details can be found on the conference website

        The conference topics is as follows (including but not limited to):


  • Hot stamping of high-strength steel/high-strength aluminum alloys

  • Near-zero emission hot stamping materials, processes and equipment

  • Hot stamping process and technical equipment based on industrial AI

  • Cold stamping forming technology of advanced high-strength steel 1180-1470MPa

  • Technology and application of multi-material forming (mixed forming of carbon fiber composite materials, steel and aluminum)

  • Cold/hot stamping technology for multi-component integrated tailor-welded blanks

  • Laser blanking, tailor welding and cutting of advanced high-strength steel

  • Cold stamping and roll forming of advanced high-strength steels

  • High-strength steel pipe thermal expansion technology and equipment technology

  • New coating and forming processes and prevention of hydrogen embrittlement delayed fracture

  • Modeling and forming simulation of high-strength steel hot and cold stamped parts

  • Automotive advanced high-strength steel stamping products and applications

  • New energy vehicle body structure, cold/hot stamping and connection

  • High-strength steel heating and cooling methods and processes

  • Microstructure and phase transition of cold/hot stamping materials

  • Design and manufacturing of high-strength steel cold/hot stamping molds

  • Hot stamping modeling and simulation technology and applications

  • Testing and evaluation of advanced high-strength steel stampings

  • Digital and intelligent technology and application of hot stamping equipment

  • Hot forming die steel and friction and wear testing

  • Research and application of green and environmentally friendly mold lubrication and release agents

  • Other advanced forming technologies and equipment

Instructions for Authors

1. All papers must be original, unpublished, and cannot be submitted to other publications at the same time.

2. A paper must focus on a theme, and be in English. Papers in Chinese won't be accepted.

3. A paper should be within 5 pages, extra fees will be charged for extra pages. Submissions must use the conference paper template. (Ms Word Paper template)

4. Paper submission: (1) Submit directly through the ICHSU2024 website; (2) Submit to official email Please use "ICHSU2024 Paper Submission" as the email title, to avoid acceptance delay of your paper.

Important Dates for Submission and Acceptance

November 25, 2023

The conference website accepts paper abstract submissions. (Ms Word Paper template)

May 15, 2024

Deadline for paper abstract submissions

July 15, 2024

Deadline for full text submission of papers (complete full text, format strictly in accordance with the template requirements)

Before June 30, 2024

Formal acceptance notice

Before August 10, 2024

Printing of conference proceedings.

Before October 30, 2024

Official publication (


ICHSU 2024 will be held in Hefei, China, from August 21 to 23, 2024 (registration on August 20, 2024, formal meeting on 21-23).

Before August 20, 2024


August 20, 2024

Conference Check-in.

August 21-23, 2024

Academic Report.


        ICHSU2024 will be held at STEIGENBERGER ICONS HEFEI。




  • The STEIGENBERGER ICONS HEFEI provides a great place for travelers to relax after a busy day. The STEIGENBERGER ICONS HEFEI offers a pleasant stay in Hefei for those traveling for business or leisure. With Hefei South Railway Station just 13km away and Xinqiao International Airport only 55km away, transportation is very convenient. In addition, Huashanlu Metro Station is just a short walk away. This hotel is located near many of Hefei's attractions including Hefei Wanda Water Park, Hefei Van Gogh Star Art Museum. When guests have some time on their hands they can make use of the onsite facilities. This Hefei hotel features parking on site.

  • Hotel Address: No.1 Hengshan Road, Baohe District, Hefei, Anhui.

  • 55 km away from Xinqiao International Airport, 49 minutes's drive.

  • 13 km away from Hefei South Railway Station, 18 minutes's drive.

  • 21 km away from Hefei Railway Station, 27 minutes's drive.

ICHSU Series

International Conference on Advanced High Strength Steel and Press Hardening (ICHSU) was found in 2014.