Meetings & exhibition attendance for 2020

January 1st 2020 to December 31st 2020

Representatives including Sales and Applications staff from Kratos will be attending a number of meetings throughout 2020.  Attendenace at the meetings allows us to meet Users of our spectrometers and learn the many and varied applications of surface analysis.

UKSAF : Winter Meeting theme : Multi-technique analysis

8th January 2020, Imperial College London, UK

JSE 2020 : Journées de Spectroscopies Electronique

Organized by the French Vacuum Society with the agreeement of the French Society for Physics and in collaboration, with the Surfaces and Interfaces Workshop.

January 21st-22nd, 2020, Paris, France.

47th International Conference on Metallurgical Coatings and Thin Films

The International Conference on Metallurgical Coatings and Thin Films (ICMCTF)/AVS Advanced Surface Engineering Executive Committee has made the extremely difficult decision to cancel ICMCTF 2020, originally scheduled for April 26–May 1, 2020, in San Diego, California, USA.

The International Conference on Metallurgical Coatings and Thin Films (ICMCTF) is recognized as the premier international conference on thin film deposition, characterization, and advanced surface engineering.

April 26th - May 1st 2020, San Diego, CA, USA

European and North American Users' Meeting 2020

Plans for our 10th European Users' Meeting have been put on hold following the outbreak of corona virus.  The meeting which was planned to be held in late May / early June has been pushed back until early autumn.  Further details will be circulated to all our Users in the near future.


The conference will provide a forum to discuss the application of traditional surface analytical techniques, their development, data analysis, and sample preparation

2nd - 4th June 2020, Colorado School of Mines, Student Center, Golden, CO


Advanced Materials Show

The Advanced Materials Show will showcase the very latest in high performance materials technology for a range of applications including automotive, aerospace, energy and electronics.

2nd & 3rd December 2020, NAEC Stoneleigh, UK.  NOTE the rescheduled dates for this meeting

Microscopy & Microanalysis

The Microscopy Society of America (MSA), the Microanalysis Society (MAS) invite you to attend M&M 2020 Annual Meeting and Exhibition at the Wisconsin Center, Milwaukee.  There is a large exhibitor and scientific program.

2nd - 6th August 2020, Milwakukee, WI, USA

JASIS 2020 :  Japan Analytical & Scientific Instruments Show

Japan Analytical Instruments Show is the cutting-edge scientific instruments, analytical system & solution exhibition which will support the advances of science, analytical instruments and scientific equipment makers.

11th - 13th November 2020, Makuhari Messe International Exhibition Hall, Chiba, Japan.

AVS 67 : International Symposium and Exhibition

AVS International Symposium and Exhibition addresses cutting-edge issues associated with materials, processing, and interfaces in the research and manufacturing communities. 

25th - 30th October 2020 Denver, Colorado, USA