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
  • October 14 – 18, 2024
  • 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 July 31, 2024 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:    6602401
Swift code:    CEKOCZPP
IBAN:    CZ230300 0000 0001 2708 9559
*All transaction fees must be borne by the applicants.

Category Registration fee
Monday - Tuesday
A - Student* 500 CZK / USD 25
B - Participant (or Lecturer)    6 000 CZK / USD 300   
Monday - Friday
C - Participant (or Lecturer)    18 000 CZK / USD 900   
* Students of VŠB-TUO have free admission

Sections will be developed after submission of contributions.

Organizing Committee


  • Prof. Ing. Bohumír 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


  • Mgr. Kristina Čabanová, Ph.D. (Chair day 1)
  • Ing. Lukáš Peter, Ph.D. (Chair day 2)


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  • Doc. Ing. Kateřina Skotnicová, Ph.D. (Chair)
  • Prof. Ing. Bedřich Smetana, Ph.D. (Co-chair)

The secretariate

  • Ing. David Dvořák VŠB-TUO
  • Ing. Klára Drobíková, Ph.D. VŠB-TUO
  • JUDr. Veronika Hradil, Ph.D. VŠB-TUO

Advisory Board

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

Executive Committee

  • Prof. Equo Kobayashi Tokyo Institute of Technology
  • Prof. Dr. Ing. Petr Haušild Czech Technical University in Prague

Contact Addresses

  • VSB-Technical University of Ostrava
  • Centre for Advanced Innovation technologies
  • 17. listopadu 2172/15
  • 708 00 Ostrava, Czech Republic
  • E-mail: CPIT.CONFERENCE@gmail.com (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 published by the VSB-TUO and available online.

This conference is realized by the sustainability of the projects:

  • Damage Prediction of Structural Materials (No. CZ.02.1.01/0.0/0.0/17_048/0007373)
  • Innovative Therapeutic Methods of Musculoskeletal System in Accident Surgery (No. CZ.02.1.01/0.0/0.0/17_049/0008441)
  • Environmental Research and Development Information Centre (LTI 20004, Czech National Programme INTER-EXCELLENCE)
  • and
  • within the framework of the Jan Amos Comenius Operational Program, Materials and Technologies for Sustainable Development
    - MATUR, no. CZ.02.01.01/00/22_008/0004631.

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Important Dates

July 31, 2024 Deadline of registration
August 15, 2024 Deadline of submitting abstract
August 31, 2024 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 Hotel GARNI*** ) 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).

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Article abstract

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All conference participants (write the option A / B / C) should register via email message at "cpit.conference@gmail.com" by July 31, 2024.