49th International Conference and Exhibition of NDT technique

NDE for Safety 2019 / Defektoskopie 2019

Clarion Congress Hotel České Budějovice, Czech Republic, November 5 – 7, 2019

Czech Society for Non-destructive Testing

invites all NDT specialists to


49th International Conference and Exhibition of NDT technique

NDE for Safety 2019 / Defektoskopie 2019

Clarion Congress Hotel České Budějovice****, Czech Republic, November 5 – 7, 2019


This event will be organized by Czech Society for NDT as an international annual meeting and exhibition NDE for Safety 2019 /Defektoskopie 2019. The conference is aimed at all topics of non-destructive testing and condition monitoring 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 and CM 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, CM 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
  • Surface and optical methods
  • 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
  • Application of NDT methods on condition monitoring of constructions

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, 2019
  • Limit date for payment of reduced fees: September 16, 2019
  • Deadline for papers delivery: September 30, 2019
  • Detailed information with program: October 14, 2019
  • Conference opening: November 05, 2019 at 10 a.m.

Call for Papers:

All authors are invited to contribute papers on the areas of konference 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, 2019 - 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 on CNDT and NDT.net websites.


Conference venue:

The university town of České Budějovice, often referred as "Budweis" in English, is the largest city in the South Bohemian region of the Czech Republic. It is known for the Budweiser beer brand worldwide. The historic old town with Old Town Square and Old Town Hall, Samson Fountain and Black Tower can easily be reached by foot from the 4-star Clarion Congress Hotel. Clarion Congress Hotel České Budějovice is a newly renovated modern four-star hotel. All rooms are equipped with Wi-Fi, conference equipment and are lit by daylight. Conference participants can use the hotel car park.


Organising Committee

Chairman:Pavel Mazal - Brno University of Technology
Members:Lubos Pazdera, Libor Topolar - Brno University of Technology
Exhibition:Pavel Turek – Tiret Agency
Accommodation and secretary:Vendula Skrivankova – CNDT

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


Contact Address:

Doc. Pavel Mazal
CNDT (Brno University of Technology)
Technická 2896/2
CZ 616 00 Brno
Czech Republic
E-mail: cndt@cndt.cz