OIPEEC – International Organization for the Study of Ropes

2017 OIPEEC Conference

  • Apr 04

    Starts: April 4, 2017 @ 5:00 pm

    Ends: April 7, 2017 @ 5:00 pm

    Place: La Rochelle, France

OIPEEC Conference 2017

4th – 7th April 2017

La Rochelle, France

The OIPEEC Conference and 28th General Assembly will be held on the 4th – 7th April, 2017 in La Rochelle, France.

The theme of the conference will be:

“Rope – Present and Future”

So we invite engineers, scientists researchers and other people interested in ropes to share their experience, knowledge and opinion with other experts from all over the world by presenting a paper or short presentation at the OIPEEC Conference.

Conference topic areas

The topic covers all kind of ropes (fibre, wire, hybrid) as well as all kind of rope applications (i.e. cranes, ropeways, offshore, elevators, construction, mine equipment, industrial ropes, etc.).

You can easily book special rated rooms directly at Mercure Hotel. For this simply use the link above for Hotel Registration. (Please be aware: After March 1, 2017 accommodation in the conference hotel cannot be guaranteed). Reservations that include a Friday, April 7th stay must be booked by January 1, 2017 (limited availability at the special rate) Please use either form F or S.

Key Dates :

  • Call for Papers     NOW
  • Abstract Submission     July 15th 2016
  • Preliminary Acceptance     August 1st 2016
  • Program & Final Invitation     September 15th 2016
  • Paper Submission     November 2016