The first provisional statute of the Associazione Italiana di Metallurgia (AIM), founded in January 1946, a non- profit, cultural society, that has as an objective the dissemination of science and technology related to metals and others materials for engineering.
The evolution of the traditional materials and the development of their processes, production techniques and technologies demand a constant and valid updating on behalf of those who study and work with materials.
Scope of the Association is to foster, through its activities, the exchange of ideas and experiences among those who are interested in the development and progress of the metallic material field, with particular emphasis in the promotion of meetings for producers, users and researchers.