21-25 June 2020
Schönbrunn Palace - Apothekertrakt, Vienna/Austria
Europe/Vienna timezone

Scientific Programme

  • New Galvanizing Lines with Innovative Solutions and New Technological Concepts
  • New Technological Concepts
  • Electrogalvanizing - Process and Product
  • Vapour Deposition - Process and Product
  • HDG Process Technology - Furnace, Galvanizing Bath, Coating Weight Control 
  • Fundamentals on Gas - Metal Interfacial Reactions
  • Fundamentals on Solid - Liquid Interfacial Reactions
  • Process Technology - Pre/Post-Treatment (Strip Cleaning, Skin Passing, Passivation, Oiling)
  • Challenges in Galvanizing Advanced High Strength Steels (GI, GA,…)
  • Product Modifications on Metallic Coatings (Spangle Size, Solidification Path, Interface Layers, …)
  • In-Line Measurements and Quality Control
  • Structure and Surface Analysis as well as Defect Characterization
  • Press Hardening of Zn-Based Coatings
  • Press Hardening of Coated Steels
  • Hydrogen Embrittlement 
  • Thermal Joining (Spot Welding) and Liquid Metal Embrittlement
  • Automotive Corrosion Behavior 
  • Fundamentals on Atmospheric Corrosion and Corrosion Modelling
  • Automobile Application - Forming, Joining, Painting and Final Properties  
  • Construction Application - Forming, Joining, Painting and Final Properties
  • Household Application  - Forming, Joining, Painting and Final Properties 
  • Consumer Electronics Application  - Forming, Joining, Painting and Final Properties 
  • Zinc-Aluminum-Magnesium Coatings for Automotive Application
  • Zinc-Aluminum-Magnesium and Zinc-Aluminum Coatings for Non-Automotive Application