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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, 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

Nagoya University

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 Congress

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Opening Date for Abstract Submission November 9, 2020
Abstract Submission Deadline May 31, 2021
Notification Date for Acceptance July 31, 2021
Early Bird Registration Deadline Aug 10, 2021
Sponsorship Registration Deadline July 31, 2021