For the past 58 years, the Society of Vacuum Coaters has delivered stimulating content, mixing basic and applied research along with ideas and tools focusing on transitioning research and development results into production. Each year adds new insights into the latest trends and state-of- the-art developments in the dynamic field of vacuum coating technologies. By attending, participants experience the complete benefits of belonging to a global community of vacuum coating professionals.

Who should attend?

- Industry Professionals involved in vacuum equipment manufacturing and distribution, parts and supplies, and coating materials and products.

- Engineers and Scientists engaged in the design, development, production (function, stability, yield and throughput) and use of vacuum coatings in various applications.

- Technicians responsible for the operation and maintenance of vacuum equipment, supplies and materials.

- Technical Consultants providing vacuum coating and processing solutions to clients.

- Academics wanting to share cutting-edge surface engineering research and build collaborations with Industry.

- Students wanting to expand their knowledge and develop their capabilities as presenters and authors, while networking to advance their careers and build industrial connections.