ESTAL konferencia Törökországban

ESTAL Congress 2019 – Adding value to Aluminium

Dear Sir,

Dear Madam,

On behalf of the ESTAL President, Mr. José Almeida, we are pleased to invite you to the 2019 ESTAL Congress that will be held on 19 and 20 September 2019 in Istanbul (Turkey) in the five-star hotel Swissôtel The Bosphorus.

The Congress program will include presentations about the latest research and experimental studies on aluminium surface treatment, amongst others about the surface treatment on recycled aluminium alloys, as well as the political situation and its impact on the aluminium industry, and the new developments in the supply chain of aluminium surface treatment.

To see the preliminary list of confirmed presentations, click here.

The social program will offer the opportunity to visit the city of Istanbul, the only city that extends on 2 continents. Europe and Asia, and the heart of Ottoman history. Participants will enjoy dinners in typical restaurants in town and along the Bosphorus.


We are happy to announce that, as in the past years, we can count on the support of our Key Sponsor Axalta for the organisation of the event. We have also received the support of two additional sponsors: Politeknik/Coventya and BASF-Chemetall.

Additional sponsoring opportunities are open to suppliers of the aluminium surface treatment industry who wish to enhance their visibility and attract new business. As in the past, suppliers of aluminium finishing can take part is the exhibition that will take place during the 2 congress days. To see the sponsoring opportunities, click here


Please find all details concerning the registration for the ESTAL Congresshere.  The early bird rates are valid until 30th June 2019. Register now if you wish to benefit from the preferential rate.

This year, ESTAL will celebrate its 30th anniversary. For this reason, we have decided that not only members of ESTAL national associations and members of European Aluminium will benefit from the Members tariff. We would like to extend our invitation to all QUALANOD and QUALICOAT national associations and their members to take part in the 2019 ESTAL Congress at the same price as ESTAL members.

Should you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact the ESTAL Secretariat (see contact details below) or the Turkish Congress agency Partnergroup who supports ESTAL for the congress organisation. They can be reached under Tel.Nr. +90 (212) 213 20 13 or

We look forward to meeting you in Istanbul

Best regards

ESTAL Secretariat

ESTAL Secretariat

c/o. M. Kalmar

Wyssgerbistr. 4

CH-6442 Gersau / SZ

Tel.    +41 44 772 22 77

Mob. +41 79 344 53 70


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