November 3-5,2004 Špindlerův Mlýn - Czech Republic

Czech Society for NDT


34th International Conference and NDT Exposition


November 3-5, 2004
Špindlerův Mlýn - Krkonoše

Under the Auspices
Minister for Industry and Trade of the Czech Republic
Dean of Fac. of Mech. Engineering of the Brno University of Technology

Main Conference Topics

  • Acoustic emission
  • Magnetic and inductive methods
  • Radiography
  • Surface and optical methods
  • Tomography
  • Ultrasonic methods
  • Leak detection
  • NDT corrosion damage monitoring
  • NDT in material and structure testing
  • Industrial standards and innovations
  • Functional and operational testing, reliability and safety assurance
  • Education, standardisation, certification and accreditation

National Organizing Committee

  • Pavel Mazal – chairman
  • Rudolf Dubenský
  • Dagmar Kratochvílová
  • German Markarjanc
  • Pavel Turek

Organizer Address

Czech Society for Nondestructive Testing,
Brno University of Technology
Technická 2, CZ 616 69 Brno, Czech Republic
Phone: (+420) 541 143 229
Fax: (+420) 541 143 231

Medial Partners

  • Konstrukce
  • NDT Welding Bulletin
  • PETROL magazin
  • Terinvest

34th International Conference and Exhibition Defectoscopy 2004

Will be organized by Czech Society for NDT as an international annual meeting and exhibition in the town Špindlerův Mlýn (Krkonoše). The conference is aimed to all topics of nondestructive testing and evaluation of materials and structures in all areas of technical activities. It is an opportunity to meet together all people interested in the research, and development as well as in practice, standardization, and application of NDT/NDE methods. All interested persons are invited to participate at the conference, and to contribute by papers in both oral and poster sections. Manufacturers and suppliers of NDT instruments, software, literature, and service providers are invited to present their products and innovations in the wide user connection.

Preliminary Conference Program

Tuesday, November 02, 2004
15.00 - 21.00Registration
18.00 - 20.00CNDT Committee meeting
Wednesday, November 03, 2004
08.00 - 20.00Registration
09.30 - 12.00Introductory session
12.00Exhibition opening
13.30 - 16.00Company presentations
16.30CNDT congress
Thursday, November 04, 2004
08.00 - 18.00Registration
09.00 - 18.00Conference sessions
14.00Committee CSNI session
15.30NDT certification and education meeting
19.00Social dinner
Friday, November 05, 2004
09.00 - 11.30Conference sessions
09.00Course ČIA
12.00Closure of the conference

Conference languages

All technical papers at the conference will be presented in Czech, Slovak or English. Simultaneous translation will not be provided.

Accompanying actions

Exhibition of instrumentation and services provided, special workshop of commercial presentation for manu-facturers and service providers, workshop on personnel training, qualification and certification, workshop on standardisation, harmonization and accreditation.

Conference venue

Click on image to view photogalery Harmony Club Hotel **** which is located in the heart of Giant Mountains - in Špindlerův Mlýn. The hotel has been finished in 1989 and during the year 2002 went through the complete reconstruction of all double and single rooms. Over 10 years the hotel is providing excellent service to its guests in really pleasant enviroment. The ideal location of the hotel together with the well equipped interiors is placing hotel between the most important and high quality considered hotels in the area of the whole Giant Mountains and as well the Czech republic.
Wellness Center with wide range of offers will make your stay here even more agreable. It offers two modern tennis halls with a quality supreme surface. These halls are suitable not only for recreation but also for tennis, volleyball and badminton championships. Moreover we give you change to try an attractive game squash which could enrich your stay in Špindlerův Mlýn. It is natural that the today standard equipment of this hotel offers a swimming pool, whirlpool, sauna, fitness center, solarium and steam bath. After relaxation procedures you can take a quality massage from a skilled masseur. Those who like less de-manding sports can use two bowling alleys, table tennis and sports shootingrange for pistols of the calibre of 6, 7,65 and 9 mm. Girls and women will be surely happy about the cosmetic and hairdressing parlour. Besides that we just have opened golfsimulator centre.


For the payment of the reduced fee August 31th, 2004
For registration of papers or firm presentations September 15th, 2004
For full paper submitting (electronically and camera ready) September 30th, 2004

Organizing Committee invites all companies to active participation through corporate sponsorships.

Contact address

Dr. Pavel Mazal, ČNDT, VUT FSI,
Technická 2, 616 69 Brno
Czech Republic
E-mail :
Tel.: +420 541 143 229
Fax: +420 541 143 231

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