Your paper’s identification number ECHT + number must be reported at all times and on all your correspondence with the ECHT Organizing Secretariat.
• Please inform us ( if you should decide to withdraw your paper, as soon as possible.
• All papers, delivered on time, will be published in the electronic form proceedings and issued to all attendees at the registration desk in Bardolino, Italy.

You are invited to strictly observe the deadline: 12 April 2019
• to submit your final manuscript, together
   with the filled-in and undersigned copyright   
   assignment statement

• Template and Instructions for preparing
   final manuscript
• to complete your registration and payment.
   It is possible to register online

Speakers failing to register or to pay by the deadline will not be included in the program and their paper will not be published.
We consider speaker (presenter):
• one for each paper, the other authors are considered regular participant
• each speaker can present a maximum of two papers.

A refund, less 20% deduction for administrative costs, will be issued for written cancellations received by April 30, 2019. For speakers who notify their cancellation after April 30, 2019 or will not attend the Conference, a charge of 100% of the Conference fee will be withheld. Their papers will be published anyway in the proceedings and a copy of the proceedings will be sent after the event.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us by e-mail (

Preliminary Program: 15 February 2019
Submission of full papers and registration: 12 April 2019

The full text of the accepted papers will be published in the electronic proceedings and issued to attendees on arrival at the Conference. Certain papers may be considered for publication in the AIM journal La Metallurgia Italiana – International Journal of the Italian Association for Metallurgy, which is covered in the Science Citation Index Expanded by Thomson Reuters and in Scopus by Elsevier B.V.

The Conference language will be English.