The abstract submission deadline has passed. For more information please contact the ETCC Secretariat.


Abstracts have been submitted for one of the following topics. 

  • New binders technology and chemistry
  • New concepts for smart coatings
  • Science now… Coatings of the future
  • Energy/eco efficient methods: curing and catalysis
  • Functional coatings
  • Waterborne technology
  • Durability and corrosion protection
  • Special additives and biocides
  • Pigments, colloids and fillers
  • Powder coatings
  • Performance coatings
  • Architectural & construction materials
  • Marine coatings
  • New methods for production, characterization and testing
  • Bio-based, sustainable technologies
  • Inks, adhesives and sealants
  • Legislation and LCA
  • Others


All abstracts are reviewed by the Scientific Committees

Abstract book

Accepted abstracts will be published online and in a paper abstract book. You will be able to download the abstracts yourself from the website. 


JCT Research – special issue

The presenters giving an oral presentation will be invited to submit their work for publication in a special issue of Journal of Coatings Technology and Research (JCTR) devoted to the content of the ETCC2018 conference. The journal editor will contact the authors and the all process proceeds independently, with no interference or involvement from the ETCC2018 organizing and scientific committees. The submitted papers will be subjected to the conventional peer-review process established for this journal.