HANNOVER, Germany - The RadTech Europe Association and Vincentz Verlag announced plans for the RadTech Europe 2003 Conference and Exhibition, scheduled for Nov. 3-5, 2003, in Berlin. Conference organizers also issued a call for papers for the conference.

The event, carrying a theme of "Meeting the Challenge," will offer sessions on the economic, technical and environmental aspects of recent research and development programs, new processes and equipment, and products.

The deadline for submission of technical-paper titles and abstracts is Feb. 1. Submissions, preferably by e-mail, should be sent to mail@radtech-europe.com. The official call for papers and more information on the conference and exhibition are available from Vincentz Verlag, e-mail sandmann@coatings.de, website www.coatings.de. The Radtech Europe website is located at radtech-europe.com.