40th International Conference and NDT Technique Exposition

NDE for Safety 2010 / Defektoskopie 2010

November 10 – 12, 2010, hotel Angelo, Plzeň (Pilsen) – Czech Republic


November 10 – 12, 2010, hotel Angelo, Plzeň (Pilsen) – Czech Republic

The conference aim is to support expanding role of NDE/NDT methods in manufacturing, transport, aircraft industry, power plants, mechanical, material, and electro engineering, microelectronics, and eventually also in other safety branches – war against terrorism etc., as well as in research and development. Recent situation in the area of education, certifi cation, accreditation and standardization will be also discussed. Specialists in all NDE/NDT topical areas are welcome to showcase their applications and findings. Attendees from various industrial and research sectors are invited to exchange information, experience, and knowledge, explore new ideas and benefi t from expertise of other practitioners, engineers, scientists, and students.

Main conference topics

  • Acoustic emission
  • Magnetic and inductive methods
  • Radiography
  • Surface and optical method
  • Tomography
  • Ultrasonic methods
  • Leak detection
  • NDT corrosion damage monitoring
  • NDT in material and structure testing
  • Industrial standards and innovation
  • Functional and operational testing, reliability and safety assurance
  • Education, standardization, certification, accreditation
  • NDE/NDT applications in areas of: power industry, transport, machinery, civil engineering, chemical plants, etc.

NDT/NDE related companies are invited to participate at an important part of the NDE for Safety / Defektoskopie 2010 conference - the NDT instruments and services exhibition.

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

Call for papers and exposures

All authors are invited to contribute papers on the areas of conference topics (in both oral and poster sessions). Contributors are requested to submit their paper title with short abstract (app. 200 words) and contacts till the August 31, 2010.

Official Language

The official language of the conference will be English and Czech/Slovak.

Conference NDE for Safety Time Schedule:

  • Deadline for abstracts submission: August 31, 2010
  • Limite date for payment of reduced fees: September 20, 2010 - extended to September 30, 2010
  • Deadline for papers delivery: October 6, 2010
  • Conference opening: November 10, 2010 at 10 a.m.

Potential exhibitors are kindly asked to specify their products and services along with layout demands.


Pilsen – Metropolis of West Bohemia. Since its foundation in 1295, the City of Pilsen has naturally become a cultural and economic centre of the West Bohemia. Nowadays, Pilsen with its 165 000 inhabitants covers an area of 138 square kilometres and it is easily accessible by the D5 motorway.

The Angelo Hotel Pilsen is located directly across the world-famous Pilsner brewery. With its unique and extravagant design, the hotel is a true eye-catcher. All the city’s main attractions, such as the brewery museum, the historical city centre, as well as the synagogue, are within walking distance.


The delegates will be requested to register on-line due to conference web page, or to use the registration forms published on the conference web page (will be prepared later).


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


CNDT - Mr. Pavel Mazal
Brno University of Technology Technická 2, CZ 616 69 Brno
E-mail: cndt@cndt.cz
Fax: +420 541 143 231