Materials Engineering 2017

Kaunas University of Technology presents the 26th International Baltic Conference on Materials Engineering. This event is intended to be a forum for disseminating recent research results and a discussion amongst scientists and materials engineering industry experts from the Baltics and other countries.


About Materials Engineering

Conference will feature a wide range of presentations on advanced materials and processes, technologies and applications of engineering materials, surface engineering and technologies.

This event is a continuation of regular Materials Societies of Baltic Countries and Association of Baltic Materials Societies conferences.

After very successful previous events in Tallinn and Riga we will bring together leaders from industry and academia to exchange their experiences, present research results, explore possible collaborations, and spark new ideas.

Accepted manuscripts will be peer-reviewed and published by the Trans Tech Publications in the online access journal “Key Engineering Materials”, which is being indexed in major academic databases.

Selected papers having met the requirements of the journal “Materials Science” (Medžiagotyra) ISSN 1392-1320 (abstracted and indexed by Science Citation Index Expanded (SCIE), the Web of Science (WoS), the Materials Science Citation Index (MSCI), Neuroscience Citation Index, Journal Citation Reports/Science Edition; INSPEC; Cambridge Scientific Abstracts; VINITI) will be published in the journal in the course of their submission.

  • Engineering materials and applications
  • Advanced technologies in materials science
  • Surface engineering and tribology

March 15, 2017: Registration and submission of abstracts (ready for publishing)
April 1, 2017: Notification of acceptance
June 1, 2017: Submission of full papers
June 1, 2017: Early Registration fee payment
October, 2017: Conference programme
October 26 – 27, 2017: Conference

Registration fee includes access to oral and poster presentations, attendance to the scientific sessions, congress documentation, full paper publication, coffee breaks, daily lunch and conference dinner.

Participant €300
Participant (member of ABMS*) or Student €200
Listener (without presentation) €100
Additional Paper €100

* Estonian Materials Research Society, Latvian Materials Research Society, Lithuanian Materials Research Society

Cancellations received before September 1st, 2017 will receive a 75% refund. No refund will be granted for cancellations received from September 2nd, 2017.

Registration fee should be paid before the 1st of June, 2017.

A four-star Europa Royale hotel in Kaunas is located in the centre of the city. The very famous Laisvės Avenue is nearby the hotel and it is very popular among the Lithuanians and the city guests. There are plenty of business and shopping centers as well. The hotel is an ideal place for people coming here for business or simply to relax.

There is a free parking lot for cars and busses (60 parking spaces) in the back yard of the hotel and another one in front of the hotel. Pets are allowed in the hotel free of charge. We are waiting for you in a four-star Hotel Europa Royale Kaunas: Miško St 11, LT-44321 Kaunas LITHUANIA

Please find reservation form here.

For further details see hotel webpage.

Oral presentations: time for oral presentations will be 20 minutes including a five minutes discussion. It is advised to prepare presentations in Microsoft PowerPoint 2007-2016 formats.

Poster presentations: the posters should be printed in Stand A0 (841×1189) or smaller size.



Chairperson: Assoc. Prof. R. Bendikienė
Coordinator: Assoc. Prof. A. Čiuplys


  1. Assoc. Prof. E. Fataraitė
  2. Assoc. Prof. K. Juzėnas
  3. Assoc. Prof. R. Kandrotaitė-Janutienė
  4. Assoc. Prof. L. Kavaliauskienė
  5. E. Pupelis, DSc
  6. L. Zubrickaitė

Chairperson: Prof. S. Tamulevičius (Lithuania)


  1. E. Badich, DSc (Austria)
  2. Prof. M. Besterci (Slovakia)
  3. Dr. habil. J. Grabis (Latvia)
  4. Prof. S.-P. Hanulla (Finland)
  5. Prof. M. Holtzer (Poland)
  6. Prof. J. Jackowski (Poland)
  7. Prof. V. Jankauskaitė (Lithuania)
  8. Assoc. Prof. V. Jonaitienė (Lithuania)
  9. Assoc. Prof. K. Juzėnas (Lithuania)
  10. Prof. P. Kulu (Estonia)
  11. Prof. J. Kübarsepp (Estonia)
  12. Dr. R. Levinskas (Lithuania)
  13. Dr. D. Loča (Latvia)
  14. Prof. R. Michalczewski (Poland)
  15. Assoc. Prof. J. Roučka (Czech Republic)
  16. Prof. O.V. Tolochko (Russia)
  17. Prof. R. Veinthal (Estonia)
  18. A. Vilkauskas, DSc (Lithuania)


Further information can be obtained by e-mail or phone.

Conference Organizing Committee
Kaunas University of Technology
Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and Design
Department of Production Engineering
Studentų str. 56-320
51424 Kaunas

Phone/Fax: +370 (37) 323 769



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