ETCC2020 European Technical Coatings Congress took place on 12-14 July 2022 in Krakow

The ETCC2020 presentations refers to the latest scientific and technical achievements for paints, coatings, adhesives and construction materials.   For more detailed information please visit:

The congress has 70 years of tradition! (started in the year 1950 as FATIPEC Congress). Innovation Starts Here.

View your measurable benefits from some ETCC2020 Facts & Figures :
Congress has over 130 oral and over 60 poster presentations accepted and registered  to be presented by 200 authors from many countries world-wide. Please see the congress program at:  
Exhibition prepared, (
The “Summer School” program for young scientists is successfully created (available at: ).
The possibility of publishing congress papers in renowned magazines ( has been agreed.
Opportunity to submit new abstract of oral or poster presentations, still possible.

Topics of papers in this range include:

·         Advances in science of paints, coatings, adhesives and construction materials
·         Polymers and other raw materials usage
·         Corrosion protection products
·         Products and process legislation
·         Chemical composition and products specifications
·         Environment, safety and health issues
·         Progress in processing and production
·         Equipment and production lines
·         Application methods and application equipment
·         Measuring and testing, quality systems
·         Thermal and weathering degradation of paints and coatings

Awards 1000 Euro each, will be granted for the following categories:

  •    Best presentation of the congress
  •    Best paper presented by a young scientist (age up to 35 years)
  •    Best paper with ecological content
  •    Others awards and recognitions

During the three days of the event there will be plenary presentations, 6 parallel sessions, poster presentations, and an exhibition. Speakers are representing the largest companies, universities and institutes representing the countries world-wide

A "Summer School" seminar with lectures dedicated especially for young scientists and students forms a separate part of the congress.

The European Technical Coatings Congress ETCC is one of the most prestigious and most important technical and scientific event, creating a platform and a meeting point of industry and of science, represented by institutes and universities.  The congress creates the possibility of international co-operation and collecting unique knowledge about the newest materials, products, processing, equipment, research and testing.

The organisers of the ETCC2020 are:

  •    FATIPEC – Federation of Associations of Technicians for Industry of Paint in European Countries (
  •    SITPChem – Polish Association of Chemical Engineers (

In case of questions please contact Congress Organising Committee, e-mails: or directly the Chairman: