The 72nd IIW
annual assembly
& international conference
7th-12th July 2019

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IIW Awards
Call for Nomination is opened!
Deadline 30th November 2018

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IIW Winter Meetings
Villepinte, France
14th-18th January 2019

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Researchers, industry practitioners and educators, students and young professionals from over 50 countries worldwide are all part of the collaborative working platform of the International Institute of Welding (IIW). This unique international cooperation is achieved through annual and intermediate meetings of IIW working units and boards, technical networking, shared projects, events, publications and web-based communications. The outcomes are shared throughout the world - promoting optimum use and innovation in joining technologies, international standardisation, and quality through education, training, qualification and certification of individuals and companies for a safe and sustainable world.

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Welding and related technologies - present and future

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IIW2018: DVS Press Release now available

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