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24. Aug 2020 | Markets & Companies

ETCC postponed to 2021

The European Coatings Technology Congress 2020 that was planned to take place this year in Krakow, Poland, has ben postponed to 2021 due to the Corona pandemic.


Aside from the ETCC Krakow offers a beautiful city centre. It will be worth visiting in 2021. (Picture: rh2010 –

Due to the social and legal limitations caused by the global SARS CoV-2 pandemic, the organisers of the congress postponed the ETCC to 3 – 5 September 2021. Due to booking issues the congress will take place at a weekend.

All booking conditions from this year’s conference will be fully valid in 2021. This includes the registration for the congress, exhibitions and summer school as well as already paid fees, submitted presentations, and sponsoring.

The congress has 138 oral and 68 poster presentations from 195 international authors and speakers. As in previous ETCCs there is also a exhibition planed that will also take place at the new date in 2021 as well as the summer school.

The German GDCh Professionals Group Paint Chemistry (GDCh Fachgruppe Lackchemie) will take part at ETCC2020 also in 2021 with a separate one-day symposium about coatings related research and education in Germany.

All information in detail can be found at the ETCC website.

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