14th International Conference on Plasma Surface Engineering

September 15 – 19, 2014 – Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany

Click here for more information.

EVC13 – 13th European Vacuum Conference

September 8-12,2014 – Aveiro, Portugal,

The Scientific Programme is being carefully prepared to address hot topics in the fields of vacuum science and its applications.
A particular emphasis will be given to oxide surfaces with the Special Symposium on “Ultra thin oxide films and oxide coatings applications”.

Registration for Participants in now open.

EVC13 eflyer


EUREKA Innovation Event/Swiss Innovation Forum 19-20/11

November 19-20, 2014 – Basel, Switserland

All info and registration details on the EUREKA Innovation Event/Swiss Innovation Forum 19-20/11 in Basel can now be found here.


PolyTrib 2014

September 11-12, 2014 – Bled, Slovenia

1st International conference on polymer tribology

The key topics will focus on polymer tribology, especially any topic related to polymer gears is highly welcomed, but not excluding other related subjects.

You can find more information in the attached leaflet or on the conference web-page.

EuMaT – EFDS Workshop on Materials and vacuum coatings

November 6, 2014- Dresden, Germany

Preliminary program, click here.


6th UK-China Symposium on Tribology with the topic of “Nanomaterials and Tribology”

September 1st – 2nd 2014 – Southampton, UK

Abstract Deadline: 20th August 2014

More information, click here.



September, 1-3, 2014 – Antwerp, Belgium

This international conference, in the presence of more than 40 internationally renowned speakers, gathers experts from different disciplines & technologies on their proper domain, while offering the opportunity to join up and exchange knowledge and experience from other fields of innovation and technology.

Sir Richard Branson is our guest at the launch of i-SUP2014 on Monday evening, September 1. Join the two-hour discussion live as he enters into dialogue with homegrown entrepreneurial personalities and the world’s foremost authority on climate, Rajenda Pachauri. Sir Richard will also be discussing his Galactic project with our fellow countryman and astronaut Frank De Winne.

If you are interested in joining the conference or should you know people in your network who would be interested, visit the i-SUP2014 website ( for more information on the conference click here.