47th International Conference and Exhibition of NDT technique

NDE for Safety 2017 / Defektoskopie 2017

Congress centre Chomutov, Czech Republic, November 7 – 9, 2017

Czech Society for Non-destructive Testing

invites all NDT specialists to

47th International Conference and Exhibition of NDT technique

NDE for Safety 2017 / Defektoskopie 2017

Congress centre Chomutov, Czech Republic, November 7 – 9, 2017

This event will be organized by Czech Society for NDT as an international annual meeting and exhibition Defektoskopie 2017 / NDE for Safety 2017. The conference is aimed at all topics of non-destructive testing and evaluation of materials and structures in all areas of technical activities.
It is an opportunity to meet together all people interested in research, 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.

Main Conference Topics:

  • Ultrasonic methods
  • Magnetic and inductive methods
  • Radiography
  • Acoustic emission
  • Infrared thermography
  • Tomography
  • NDT in material and structure testing
  • NDT corrosion damage monitoring
  • Leak detection
  • Functional and operational testing, reliability and safety assurance, NDE, SHM
  • Application of NDE / NDT in the following areas: energy, transport, engineering, construction, chemical industry, etc.
  • Non-standard applications
  • Education, standardisation, certification and accreditation

Conference Language: All technical papers at the conference will be presented in English, Czech or Slovak languages.

Preliminary Conference Time Schedule:

  • Deadline for abstracts submission: July 31, 2017
  • Limit date for payment of reduced fees: September 15, 2017
  • Deadline for papers delivery: September 30, 2017
  • Detailed information with program: October 17, 2017
  • Conference opening: November 07, 2017 at 10 a.m.

Call for Papers

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 a short abstract (app.200 words), keywords and basic contacts till July 31, 2017 - E-mail: cndt@cndt.cz. The contributions will be reviewed by members of the Scientific Committee. All papers will be published in conference proceedings and CD ROM.


Chomutov is placed at the foot of the Ore Mountains in north-west Bohemia in the vicinity of the German border app. 90 km from Prague. It was established on the crossroads of previous business routes connecting Prague with Leipzig and Cheb with Ústí nad Labem. Chomutov and its surrounding is an important centre of heavy industry in the Czech Republic.

Organising Committee

Chairman:Pavel Mazal - Brno University of Technology
Members:Luboš Pazdera - Brno University of Technology
Libor Topolář - Brno University of Technology
Daniel Černý – Energoservis, spol. s r.o. Chomutov
Exhibition:Pavel Turek – Tiret Agency
Accommodation and secretary:Vendula Kratochvílová - CNDT

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

Contact Address

Doc. Pavel Mazal
CNDT (Brno University of Technology)
Technická 2
CZ 616 00 Brno
Czech Republic
E-mail: cndt@cndt.cz