61st International Colloquium on Refractories 2018

on September 26th and 27th - EUROGRESS, Aachen in Germany

Topics - Call for Papers

Topics - Call for Papers

In 2018 the topics include

  • Steel
  • Iron
  • Non-ferrous
  • Cement & Lime
  • Glas
  • Ceramics
  • Chemistry & Petro-Chemistry
  • Energygeneration
  • Environment & Waste treatment


Please see also our Call for Papers for further information.

Instructions for speakers / chairs

Instructions for speakers / chairs

The time for presentation is limited to 15 minutes for each speaker; 5 minutes of discussion are provided. Presenting language is English.

If you will be unable to attend the meeting, please notify the Scientific Secretariat as soon as possible in writing.

The presentation will be printed without corrections of the editorial office.

The organiser will provide a beamer system in each technical session room. The display of a film will not be accepted.

We ask you not to make advertising in your presentation and manuscript.

You are allowed to use a company logo in the MS-Powerpoint presentation, but please pay attention that it does not cross the maximum size of 4cm X 4cm.

You will find a media-check in front of the “Europa Saal”. All presenters are requested to submit their presentation at least three hours before the start of their session to the media-check. If your session is in the morning, please submit your presentation the preceding evening.

We arranged speakers meetings (speakers breakfast, speakers lunch) to meet the other chairmen and the speakers in advance. The meetings will take place in the “Konferenzraum" 5 + 6. Further information will be given.

Author Guidelines

Author Guidelines

Please submit your manuscript by e-mail (info@ic-refractories.eu) as Microsoft Word file (if not possible in RTF format).

Please read and follow the guidelines below. A template is provided on the submission site in which you can cut and paste your manuscript into before saving and uploading.

Template in Word



Registration fees


Registration till 10.08.2018

  • Participant 410,00 €
  • Speaker / Chairperson 210,00 €
  • Student 85,00 €
  • Member of "Verband der Deutschen Feuerfest-Industrie e.V." 380,00 €


Registration from 11.08.2018

  • Participant 460,00 €
  • Speaker / Chairperson 240,00 €
  • Student 85,00 €
  • Member of "Verband der Deutschen Feuerfest-Industrie e.V." 430,00 €


Registration form for one participant (download to fill the form)


Included in the registration fee:

  • 2 x lunch EUROGRESS
  • 1 x reception "KRÖNUNGSSAAL"
  • Colloquium documents
  • 6 softdrinks




As before we offer the possibility to rent a stand at the exhibition – a good opportunity to present your company to visitors.


Application condition for exhibition

  • An exhibition area including a complete system stand assembled by Messebau GmbH as per attached specification, at the price of 310,00 €/m2 + VAT.
  • ...8 m² - 2.480,00 €
  • ...10 m² - 3.100,00 €
  • ...12 m² - 3.720,00 €
  • other stand area (minimum size 6 m²)



List of exhibitors


Responsible for the exhibition stand

Top Messebau GmbH
Mrs Jahn
Max-Planck-Str. 16
52249 Eschweiler
Tel.: +49 2403 783914


Application form and General terms of the technical Exhibition

You can send the fully itemized application form via E-Mail (info@ic-refractories.euevents[at]ecref.eu) or via Fax +49 2624 9433 135 to the organizer.


Place of event

Place of event

The International Colloquium on Refractories will take place at "Eurogress" in Aachen, Germany. You can find further information and a description how to get there on their website.


Eurogress Aachen

Monheimsallee 48

52062 Aachen



Please follow this link to reserve the hotel.

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