Main Conference Topics

  • Damage and reliability of structural parts in service
  • Degradation processes in materials
  • Failure analysis of engineering parts
  • Instrumented Indentation Technique
  • Materials for medical applications
  • Monitoring and toxicity of materials
  • Nanostructured materials
  • Steel production and treatment technology
  • Transfer of materials research results into industry
  • September 12 – 16, 2022
  • Ostrava, Czech Republic

Conference Venue

Ostrava is the third largest city in the Czech Republic and is the economic and cultural center of the North Moravia region. The local metallurgy, coke, chemical and mechanical engineering industries rank Ostrava among the most important contributors to the national economy of the Czech Republic. http://www.ostrava.cz/en

VSB-Technical University of Ostrava is the third largest university in the Czech Republic. http://www.vsb.cz

Conference Fees

Only the registration fee version Monday - Friday includes full service and tour. Payment should be made before June 30, 2022 by bank transfer only. The bank details for the transfer are as follows:

Account holder:    VŠB-TUO
Branch name:    ČSOB a.s.
Address:    Hollarova 5, 702 00 Ostrava
Account number:    127089559/0300
Payment type code:    7602201
Swift code:    CEKOCZPP
IBAN:    CZ230300 0000 0001 2708 9559
*All transaction fees must be borne by the applicants.

Category Registration fee
Monday - Tuesday
Student* 500 CZK / USD 25
Participant - lecturer    5 000 CZK / USD 250   
Participant 7 000 CZK / USD 350  
Monday - Friday
Participant - lecturer    18 000 CZK / USD 900   
Participant 19 000 CZK / USD 950  
* Students of VŠB-TUO have free admission

Organizing Committee


  • Prof. Ing. Bohumir Strnadel, DrSc., VSB-Technical University of Ostrava (Chair)
  • Prof. Osamu Umezawa, Yokohama National University (Co-chair)
  • Prof. Makoto Hasegawa, Yokohama National University
  • Doc. Ing. Jan Siegl, CSc., Czech Technical University in Prague
  • Prof. Ivo. Dlouhy, CSc., Brno University of Technology


  • Doc. Ing. Kateřina Skotnicová, Ph.D. (Chair)
  • Doc. Ing. Mgr. Kateřina Peterek Dědková, Ph.D., VSB-Technical University of Ostrava (Co-Chair)


  • Mgr. Kristina Čabanová, Ph.D., VSB-Technical University of Ostrava (Chair)

The secretariate

  • Ing. David Dvořák, VŠB-TUO
  • Ing. Klára Drobíková, Ph.D. VŠB-TUO
  • Bc. Zuzana Poskočilová, VŠB-TUO

Advisory Board

  • Dr. Kunio Hasegawa, Japan Atomic Energy Agency
  • Prof. Hiroshi Fukutomi, Yokohama National University

Executive Committee

  • Prof. Wataru Nakao, Yokohama National University
  • Prof. Tadahiro Shibutani, Yokohama National University
  • Prof. Equo Kobayashi, Tokyo Institute of Technology
  • Prof. Dr. Ing. Petr Haušild, Czech Technical University in Prague
  • Prof. Bedřich Smetana, VSB-TUO

Contact Addresses

  • VSB-Technical University of Ostrava
  • Centre for Advanced Innovation technologies
  • 17. listopadu 2172/15
  • 708 00 Ostrava, Czech Republic
  • E-mail: zuzana.poskocilova@vsb.cz (Secretary)
  •      bohumir.strnadel@vsb.cz (Chairmen)
  • Phone: +420 737 437 420

Conference Language

All lectures at the conference main section will be presented in English. The expected length of each presentation is approximately 20 minutes.


Conference proceedings will be sent into Web of Science or Scopus.

This conference is realized by the projects

  • Damage Prediction of Structural Materials (No. CZ.02.1.01/0.0/0.0/17_048/0007373) and
  • Innovative Therapeutic Methods of Musculoskeletal System in Accident Surgery (No. CZ.02.1.01/0.0/0.0/17_049/0008441)
both within the Research, Development and Education Operational Programme financed by the European Union and from the state budget of the Czech Republic

  • Environmental Research and Development Information Centre (LTI 20004, Czech National Programme INTER-EXCELLENCE)
  • PhD ACADEMY (PPSR22-025, Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports of the Czech Republic)

Important Dates

June 15, 2022 Deadline of registration
June 15, 2022 Deadline of submitting abstract
June 30, 2022 Deadline of payment by bank transfer


Please inform the conference secretary about your arrival in Ostrava and your scheduled departure. We can pick you up from Ostrava-Svinov Station.

There are direct, express trains from Vienna and Prague to Ostrava.


Conference participants will be accommodated at the University Hotel (dormitory of VŠB-TUO) in single or double rooms (about 10 minutes’ walk from the conference lecture rooms) or at the hotel Sport Club Poruba (about 20 minutes’ walk). Wednesday and Thursday in Františkovy Lázně.

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Article abstract

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All conference participants should register at http://konference.fmt.vsb.cz/CPIT2022/ by May 31, 2021.