16th Coatings Science International conference 2020


The 16th Coatings Science International (CoSI) conference is the leading European Conference on Coatings Science & Technology and includes a balanced mixture of academic and industrial scientific research.

This yearly conference is intended for researchers and research managers, active in the field of Science and Technology of Coatings, both from industry and academia. Polymer, material and paint chemists, as well as surface and interface scientists, formulators, designers and industry policy makers will find in this conference a broad platform for combining and exchanging the latest developments of their disciplines. The conference is especially attractive to those who appreciate in-depth presentations and discussions on a high-quality standard.

The CoSI 2020 conference will contain presentations from invited and regular speakers. The submitted abstracts will undergo an evaluation and selection by the Organizing Committee. Next to academic authors, industrial speakers are especially encouraged to submit a contribution.

The call for abstracts is open! Join the conference and our invited speakers by submitting your abstract no later than 16 December 2019!

Confirmed invited speakers (others to be announced soon):

–              Prof Véronique Landry, CRIF, Canada
–              Dr Erik Risberg, Jotun, Norway
–              Prof Alex Routh, University of Cambridge, UK
–              Dr Giuseppe Portale, University of Groningen, Netherlands
–              Prof Lorraine Francis, University of Minnesota, USA
–              Dr Santiago Garcia, Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands

The Organizing Committee is welcoming scientific contributions to be considered for oral and poster presentations, especially valuating and targeting topics of high scientific quality in the field of Science & Technology of Coatings.

Please check the website of CoSI for more information about the conference objectives, topics and submission requirements.


On behalf of the CoSI Organizing Committee,

Catarina Esteves
(CoSI Chair and ARC CBBC member)