Meeting Materials 2013

The Bond voor Materialenkennis, SIM and Materials innovation institute (M2i) are happy to announce:
Meeting Materials 2013 "Innovations in coatings and the prevention of corrosion"

The goal of this one-day meeting is to discuss the latest developments in coated materials and the prevention of corrosion. Both leading academics as well as industrial experts will present their findings and products. Topics to be discussed include the latest developments in corrosion monitoring and testing to study local corrosion phenomena, in (de) bonding mechanisms of organic coatings and in smart ways of corrosion protection. Innovations in metallic coatings, surface treatments and paint systems will be presented along with their applications.

The aim of Meeting Materials is to bring together people from the field of materials in an informal. atmosphere. Young materials scientists will have the opportunity to participate in this informative networking event that combines speeches and elevator pitches.

Click here for detailed information about the program.

Practical information
Meeting Materials will be held on 7 May 2013, starting at 09.30h (registration starts at 08.30h) at Landgoed Berge Huizen, Vught the Netherlands.

Meeting Materials “Innovations in Coatings and the prevention of Corrosion" is organized by Materials innovation institute (M2i) in association with SIM and the Bond voor Materialenkennis (including the sections Nederlandse Vereniging van Verftechnici en de Studiekern en Sectie Corrosie). Participation in the symposium (including lunch) is free of charge.

The symposium is intended for those who are unfamiliar with the technology as well as experts.

You can already register at

Kind regards,
The Meeting Materials organizing committee

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