Trade fair
Trade fair
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Trade fair

The topic of ICR® 2022:

The future trans­for­ma­tion of the process industry

The International Colloquium on Refractories ICR® is a world-renowned event held annually in the city of Aachen. The event consists of a scientific conference, a trade fair for refractory companies and suppliers of raw materials, machinery, services and knowledge to the refractory industry, and of a varied supporting programme and social event.

ICR® and futureSTEEL - Two events in one location

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  • In 2022, futureSTEEL will be held concurrently with ICR® at Eurogress congress center in Aachen, Germany. futureSTEEL is a conference and trade fair of the steel industry, attracting approximately 400 participants from steel producers, steel finishing companies and traders.
  • One venue, one ticket, two events – visitors of ICR® can visit futureSTEEL and vice versa
  • Exhibitors at the ICR® trade fair can expect 400 additional visitors from the steel industry
  • Joint opening event, lunches and evening reception for participants of ICR® and futureSTEEL

Timetable of ICR® 2022

Prepare for ICR® 2022

Deadline: 31st May 2022

Submit an abstract for a presentation or a poster for the scientific conference at ICR®

Deadline: 15th June 2022

Register for a booth at the trade fair at ICR®

Deadline: 30th June 2022

Apply for the Gustav Eirich Award, which is being presented annually at ICR® for dissertations (Ph.D. theses) in the field of refractories that have been completed no longer than two years ago.

31st July 2022

Final opportunity to book tickets with the large Early Bird discount

10th August 2022

Submit your paper or poster for the scientific conference at ICR®