Crucial Announcement

Based on the current situation with the corona virus (COVID-19), Interfinish 2020 Japanese organization and IUSF committees have determined to postpone Interfinish 2020 until September 6-8, 2021.  The announcement by SFSJ and IUSF can be found here.  

Heart felt Condolences (May 6th, 2020)

Message from the President:

We, at IUSF are sorry to announce the sad demise of our Vice President Mr. Clive Whittington,  at his local home in Melbourne on 5th May. He died peacefully. 
Mr. Clive had very long association with IUSF and was instrumental in uniting the present executive council.
He will be remembered for his good work at IUSF.
Our heartfelt condolences to the bereaved family and friends.  May god give them courage to bear this untimely loss.
May his soul rest in peace.

President of IUFS
Nagahiro SAITO

Welcome to INTERFINISH 2020

The Interfinish2020 congress is the worldwide meeting for the surface finishing academia, engineer, and industry. The Congress is carried out by academic-industry collaboration under the auspices of the International Union of Surface Finishing (IUSF).  The Surface Finishing Society of Japan (SFSJ) organize the plenary lectures, the multi-session including invited talks, the exhibition and factory tour at Nagoya University from September 6 to 8, 2021.

The Interfinish2020 congress will cover all aspect of the surface finishing engineering and industrial subjects: from important to advanced regions.  In particular, this congress is a meeting point for academics and engineers.  The integrated knowledge provides us innovative surface finish.

Under the philosophy of the Interfinish congress, this congress sets out a following lodestar; Surface Finishing Innovation

Toyota Hall, Nagoya University


過去のニュース一覧News Archive

Plenary Talk

Prof. Karl S. Ryder (University of Leicester, UK)

Prof. Thomas Lampke (Chemnitz University of Technology, Germany)

Mr. Michael Siegmund (MacdermidEnthone, USA)

Prof. Osamu Takai (Kanto Gakuin University, Japan)

Prof. Sungmo MOON (Korean Institute of Surface Engineering, Korea)

Special lecture
Prof. Sumio IIJIMA (Meijo University, Japan)


Join the Symposium

To join the congress, you need to register online

Key Dates

Opening Date for Abstract Submission

November 9, 2020 November 1, 2020 

Abstract Submission Due March 31, 2021
Notification Date for Acceptance May 31, 2021
Early Registration May 30, 2021
VISA Documents Application June 30, 2021
Exhibition Registration March 31, 2021
Partnership Registration March 31, 2021