December 9 to 12 - JW Marriott Hotel Lima

9th to 12th

Sustainability, Innovation and Resilience:

Challenges of the Refractory Industry

JW Marriott Hotel Lima

Malecón De La Reserva 615, Miraflores, Lima, Perú


It is our pleasure to invite you to participate in the XLIII ALAFAR Congress, which will be held for the fourth time, in the city of Lima from December 9th to 12th, 2024. On this occasion, the event will take place at the J.W Marriott Hotel, located in the vibrant district of Miraflores, a tourist and residential area of Lima that overlooks the Pacific Ocean.
“SUSTAINABILITY, INNOVATION AND RESILIENCE: CHALLENGES OF THE REFRACTORY INDUSTRY” is the theme of the Congress and it will be an excellent opportunity to discover the latest trends and advances in the sector. Moreover, you will be able to enjoy the rich history of Lima and it’s incredible and globally recognized gastronomy. This will be a unique experience that combines knowledge, networking and culinary delights in an unparalleled environment,
Register now and be part of this important gathering, which promises to be inspiring and enriching for all professionals in the refractory industry. Registrations made until August 31st will receive a USD 200 discount.

A limited number of rooms have been blocked at the J.W Marriott Hotel at special group rates, which will only be available until October 31st. We recommend making your reservation as soon as possible to secure both a room and the special rate.

We look forward to welcoming you in December along with your spouses, who, as is traditional at ALAFAR Congresses, will enjoy a comprehensive social, cultural and tourist program.

Abel Carriquiry
President ALAFAR

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Registration fees and information about signing up for the event

Call forPapers

Instructions for paper presentation. If you are interested in presenting technical papers during the event, you must adhere to the following guidelines More information
Technical questions about presentation of papers


The JW Marriot Hotel is the official venue of ALAFAR 2024 and it will give a special discount to the attendees during their stay.


There are multiple alternatives of accommodations near the main venue, the following hotels are within walking distance of the event:


Transportation from/to Jorge Chavez International Airport For your safety, we recommend using the services of taxi operators that are inside the airport. Or you can ask your hotel.

Taxi Remisse


If you wish to do some tourism while visiting Peru, we recommend the following links:


In Miraflores there are many restaurants where you can enjoy the great gastronomic diversity of the city of Lima and Perú. Some of them are:

In Lima, Uber and Cabify are available. If you have any doubts or questions, we recommend you ask for more information at your hotel main desk.