From September 18th to 21st, 2017, hosted by the International Scientific Committee for Shot Peening, the 13th International Shot Peening Technology Conference (ICSP13) hosted by the University of Montreal, Canada, was held in Montreal, Canada. More than 200 representatives from all over the world attended the meeting. This series of international conferences is held in three years and is the most influential conference in the international peening field. At this international blasting technology conference, the organizers counted the number of papers in the field of peening in recent years. Shanghai Jiaotong University professor Jiang Chuanhai published 51 papers, ranking first in the world. During the meeting, members of the International Pellet Academic Committee were added. Two members were added to the meeting. Among them, Shanghai Jiaotong University Professor Jiang Chuanhai was elected as a member of the International Pellet Academic Committee.