Society of Vacuum Coaters (SVC) Tutorial Course

Young scientists, PhD students and industry engineers involved in PVD technologies are invited to attend the tutorial course offered in the framework of the Society of Vacuum Coaters Educational Program.

The full-day C-343 course entitled: From Basic Aspects to Industrial Components and Applications in HIPIMS Technology

The instructor, Dr Ralf Bandorf comes from the Fraunhofer Institute for Surface Engineering and Thin Films (IST), Braunschweig, Germany

Participants of the course will receive printed course materials and a Certificate issued by the Society of Vacuum Coaters.

The full-day course will be presented on November 27, 2017 from 8:30 a.m. at the same location as the Symposium.

Interested participants are encouraged to register on-line


Register Early!

The registration and fee payment deadline is October 27, 2017.

The regular tuition fee for the full-day course is: 1500 PLN

For after the deadline registrations, the fee of 1700 PLN applies.

A limited number of full time students will be accepted at a reduced fee of 500 PLN.

NOTE: Students are requested to provide a document confirming their status.


Discounts offered to Multiple Registrants from the same Company.

SVC is offering a 25% discount on each Tutorial registration for the second or more employees in a company who enroll in the same tutorial as the first employee.

NOTE: This discount does not apply to the Student rate.

Tuition fees should be transferred to the Symposium bank account with an annotation: SVC Tutorial course.

*Registrations to the Tutorial Course are valid only after the fee payment*.

The tuition fee covers: printed course materials, refreshments and coffee breaks. Lunch and dinner are not included.

Interested participants are encouraged to contact the Organizing Committee regarding accommodation in the Symposium hotel at preferential prices.

NOTE: For the discount listed above, you need to pay the full Tutorial Registration fees on the On-line Registration system. Then send an E-mail to Ten adres pocztowy jest chroniony przed spamowaniem. Aby go zobaczyć, konieczne jest włączenie w przeglądarce obsługi JavaScript. and request the discounted fee. Discounts will be refunded after the Symposium.

SVC reserves the right to cancel the Tutorial. If a Tutorial is cancelled, registrants will be notified and a full refund of the tuition will be made.


Tutorial Course Cancellation Policy

Tutorial course cancellations received on or before October 27, 2017 will be refunded.  Refunds will be made upon receipt of a written notice, less a 100PLN service fee for each cancelled tutorial course.

No refunds will be made after October 27, 2017.

Please send your written cancellation request to Ten adres pocztowy jest chroniony przed spamowaniem. Aby go zobaczyć, konieczne jest włączenie w przeglądarce obsługi JavaScript.