in Vol. 10 - May Issue - Year 2009
IMFAIR, 10th-11st of June 2009

The largest and most in-depth surface coating and surface technology conference and exhibition, aimed at the Aerospace industry, to be held in the UK will take place on 10 & 11 June 2009.

Organised by The Institute of Metal Finishing, the conference will be held at the Royal Air Force Museum Cosford, Shropshire, in the Cold War building’s 200 seat auditorium. The associated exhibitions will be held in adjacent rooms.

Looking ahead up to five years, leading authorities from the aerospace and surface finishing industries, and from academia, will examine current and projected surface engineering developments, with details of the work currently underway and planned.
A major international surface technology event, IMFair09 will rival the French Surfair conference in depth and significance.
The many organisations represented will include:

-Akzo Nobel Aerospace Coatings  
-Metalor Technologies Pte Ltd
-Bae Systems Integrated Systems
-PPG Aerospace Coatings
-Dublin Institute of Technology  
-Rolls Royce
-Indestructible Paint Ltd   
-Sanford Process Corporation; USA
-Integran Technologies; Canada   
-Sheffield Hallam University
-Keronite International Ltd   
-Loughborough University

Lunch will be provided on both days, and a Gala dinner will be served at the Park House Hotel, Shifnall on the Wednesday evening.

For Information:
The Institute of Metal Finishing
Exeter House 48 Holloway Head
Birmingham B1 1NQ, England
Tel. +44.121.622 7387
Fax: +44.121-666 6316
E-mail: exeterhouse@instituteofmetalfinishing.org