Proposals are invited for papers to be presented at the 27th International Galvanizing Conference (Intergalva 2024) to be held in Bruges, Belgium 10-14 June 2024.
Papers should be submitted by 30 November 2023
Conference sessions will take place on 10,11 and 12 June in full plenary sessions. Simultaneous interpretation is planned to/from French, German, Italian, Spanish, Japanese and Chinese (languages to confirmed).
Proposals will be reviewed by an international Papers Committee and accepted papers will be notified by 31 December 2023. Papers will be published in the Edited Proceedings of the 27th International Galvanizing Conference and in unedited electronic format in the delegate dossier.
Decarbonisation and energy efficiency – industry’s response to the challenges of climate neutrality.
Circular economy - galvanizing’s contribution to improving circularity.
Process technology – including plant design and automation; kettle management; energy efficiency; flux and degreasing technology; post-treatments; bath alloys.
Market and product development – including coating durability; new applications; coating technology; developments in steel fabrication and product design.
Environment and safety – including improvements in environmental performance; operational safety.
Regulatory status – including regulatory issues affecting markets/applications; future evolution of environmental controls on processes.
Galvanizing in architecture – applications in building and construction.