Abstract Submission

The congress agenda will have focus on:

Coatings Technologies in a Challenging Environment

The industry is facing numerous challenges including customer requirements for new and innovative solutions, complying to the increasing number of changes related to environmental legislative initiatives but also a more competitive world influencing the need for more economical attractive coating solutions. The congress will be a unique opportunity to exchange ideas and opportunities for the future within the coatings world.

The organising committee call for abstracts related to, but not limited to, following topics: 

  • Smart or functional coatings
  • Environment including solutions to apply to future requirements
  • TiO2
  • New binder technologies
  • Application technologies
  • Biocides for in-can or i-film protection
  • Use of biobased materials
  • Cost saving opportunities
  • Durability
  • Architectual coatings
  • Industrial coatings

We invite you to send your name, title and abstract to slfcongress2018@slfpaint.org. The final presentation should be of 20-25 minutes in length and a written paper will be included in the congress proceedings.

Please note the deadline for submission of title and abstract is 1st March 2018

The organising committee will select the papers for presentation and notify acceptance before 1st April 2018. Shortly after the title and author of the papers will be included in the published detailed program.

Abstract style:

The abstract shall have maximum 1700 characters (approximately 1/2 A4 page), incl. spaces and punctuation. The abstract shall be in English providing a short description of the purpose and main conclusions of the lecture.
Graphics or tables cannot be included. Please notice the style shall be Times New Roman 11. Please find a template for the abstract