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The 20th Plansee Seminar is an international conference to present new insights in the field of Refractory Metals and Hard Materials. It will take place at the headquarters of the Plansee Group in Reutte, Austria from May 30–June 3, 2022.

Applications, materials, processes and testing methods will be addressed in key-note lectures and contributed papers. The latter will be presented in oral and poster sessions.


Health – COVID-19 regulation

Health and safety of the participants of the Plansee Seminar is our highest priority, therefore we will follow all regulations made by the EU-commission and by the Austrian government. Information on current regulations can be found here:

For those of you who travel via Germany, please have a look at the regulations to enter Germany:


Important Dates

Submission of abstracts: October 10, 2021
Notification of acceptance: December 16, 2021
Submission of full papers: March 1, 2022
20th Plansee Seminar: May 30–June 3, 2022
Conference Dinner June 2, 2022


Conference Dinner

The Conference Dinner is the well-known highlight of social activities. Accompanied by a moderator, you will enjoy the entertaining evening with excellent artists and outstanding food. For this event you can register yourself and your companion during the seminar week at the Seminar Office. 


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