Conference Overview

Conference Outline

Date November 12 - 16 2017
Venue Ito International Research Center, The University of Tokyo
(7-3-1, Hongo, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo 113-0033 JAPAN)
Official Language English

Conference topics

1. Material Properties and Performances

  • Metallic coating of advanced high-strength steels
  • Conversion coatings and pre-painted steels
  • Corrosion

2. Applications

  • Automotive applications
  • Appliance and construction applications

3. Process Technologies

  • Zinc and zinc alloy coated sheet steel process technologies
  • New coating line and technology

4. Forming and Joining

  • Forming and joining of metallic coated steels
  • Coating technologies for hot stamping and hot press forming

5. Advanced Basic Research

  • Surface and structural analysis
  • Green / New coating technology
  • Fundamentals

(Corrosion, Hydrogen embrittlement, Thermodynamics, Phase stability, Microstructure, Physical properties, Electrochemical properties, Estimation methods, Simulation)

Social Events

Welcome Reception

November 12, 2017

Ito International Research Center, The University of Tokyo

*All registered participants are invited to the Welcome Party free of charge.

Conference Banquet

November 14, 2017


*Delegates and Accompanying persons are invited to the banquet free of charge.
*Students can attend the banquet by paying extra fee, JPY 20,000.

Accompanying persons’ program

Social program comprinsing sundry functions will be provided for accompanying persons as an opportunity to get better acquainted.

Plant Tour

Plant tour for Nissan Plant & Laboratory is planned on November 16.

Oppama Plant, Nissan
(ADDRESS: 1, Natsushima-cho, Yokosuka-shi, Kanagawa 237-8523, Japan)
JPY 15,000 (Tentative)
Visitors from other companies in the same business (e.g. other automobile companies, parts and press makers not dealing with Nissan) are not permitted to take part in the tour.
Detailed information such as time schedule will be announced on the conference website.
*Please note that the tour may be cancelled in case of low number of applicants.

Organized by

The Iron and Steel Institute of Japan

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