Vipcoat M18 Consortium 2023

Vipcoat M18 Consortium 2023

From November 16-18, 2022, Representatives of all members of the VIPCOAT consortium attended the semi-annual meeting. The meeting was organised by the team of the Helmholtz-Zentrum Hereon in Geesthacht, Germany. Approximately 30 partners met personally. The programme of the event included a scientific report from the partners,a technical day with a demonstration of the vipcoat platform and an interactive workshop focusing on the implementation of B-2-B-2-B aspects at the OIP. The meeting with the project advisor, the project reviewer and the members of the external advisory board was successfully completed.


VIPCOAT Consortium Meeting November 2022 in Geesthacht, Germany

VIPCOAT Consortium Meeting
November 2022 in Geesthacht, Germany

On November 21, 2022, VIPCOAT members held their lecture „Open Innovation - latest thinking“ at the Autumn Congress in Brussels. read more

2nd NanoMECommons WORKSHOP

On November 24, 2022, VIPCOAT‘s coordinator Dr. Natalia Konchakova represented the
VIPCOAT project at a panel discussion at the workshop “Materials characterization and
software tools as key enablers in NMBP-35 projects: Towards industrial transition and
wider acceptance of new methods and products” in the frame of collaboration with Open Innovation Testbeds. read more

Deutsches Elektronen-Synchrotron (DESY)


VIPCOAT consortium members (from left to right): Natalia Konchakova (Hereon), Katja Schladitz (ITWM), Peter Visser (AkzoNobel),Claudia Rocha (SMT),Verónica Bouça (SMT) and Benedict Grevelhoerster (ITWM).

From November 25-30, 2022, the VIPCOAT
project team successfully conducted an experiment on micro-tomography with
synchrotron radiation to investigate the leaching of inhibitors from new coatings.


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The VIPCOAT Project received funding from the European Union‘s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under Grant Agreement No 952903