Registration for the conference is mandatory for the presentation of a lecture and the publication of the manuscript in the proceedings. A confirmation of the registration will be send to the participant by e-mail / pdf.


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  Early Bird Registration
up to 15 December 2019
Normal Registration
after 15 December 2019
Member of DVM 1080 EUR 1180 EUR
Non-Member 1170 EUR 1270 EUR
Speaker (1 person per contribution) 990 EUR 1090 EUR


According to § 4, para. 22, German Turnover-Tax Law registration fees are exempt from VAT. For social programmes such as sightseeing fees VAT is not shown according to the § 25 German Turnover-Tax Law (German: UstG).

All payments have to be made in Euro (€) by credit card or bank transfer. Registration fees have to be paid without deductions. All banking costs have to be paid by the participant. Credit cards (VISA, MasterCard, American Express) will be accepted as well as payment by bank transfer.

All changes or cancellations have to be submitted in writing (e-mail, telefax or airmail). In case of cancellation before 15th December 2019, the conference organiser is allowed to charge 50% of the registration fee plus 25€ service charge. Name substitutions will be accepted at any time at no extra charge. Cancellations received after 15th December 2019 are not refundable. All refunds will be settled after the conference.

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  • October 2018
    Start of abstract submission

  • 28 February 2019
    postponed to 18 March 2019
    End of abstract submission

  • June 2019
    Notification of authors about acceptance of their papers

  • 15 September 2019
    Start of Early Bird registration

  • 15 December 2019
    - End of Early Bird registration
    - Deadline for submission of full papers and registration including payment (conditional for publication of paper)
    - Tentative conference programme online

  • 29 February 2020
    Final conference programme available

  • 30 March to 1 April 2020
    VAL4 Conference in Darmstadt, Germany

Conference Agency

Sylvia Neumann
Zellescher Weg 3
01067 Dresden

  0351 320 173 20
  0351 320 173 33


DVM BerlinGerman Association for Materials Research and Testing e.V.
Schloßstraße 48 Gutshaus
12165 Berlin

  +49 (0)30 8113066
  +49 (0)30 8119359

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