Key dates and participation

10-13 July 2018, Hilton Manchester Deansgate, Manchester, UK 

Key dates

 Workshop registration opens
 November 2017
 Abstract submission deadline
 29 December 2017
 Notification of abstract acceptance
 31 January 2018
 Early bird registration deadline
 5 April 2018
 Full paper deadline
 20 April 2018
 Final programme available
 31 May 2018
 EWSHM 2018
 10-13 July 2018


Monday 9th July AfternoonRegistration and booth construction. Welcome cocktail.
Tuesday 10th July Morning
Registration and keynotes lectures
AfternoonParallel sessions
EveningReception at MOSI
Wednesday 11th July MorningKeynote lectures
AfternoonParallel sessions
EveningFootball Museum – Invitation only
Thursday 12th July MorningKeynote lectures
Parallel sessions
Old Trafford and Gala Dinner
Friday 13th July Morning
Keynote lectures and parallel sessions


 We encourage papers from both academia and industry on the following topics:

  • Aerospace
  • Automotive
  • Civil engineering
  • Design and maintenance
  • Electromagnetic
  • Fast Fourier transform
  • Feature extraction
  • Fiber optic 
  • Marine
  • MEMs
  • Pattern recognition
  • Physical monitoring principles
  • Piezoelectric
  • Principle component analysis
  • Railway
  • Research
  • SHM applications
  • Structural simulation  
  • Wavelet transform
  • Wind turbine

Other relevant topics are welcome.


For further information, contact:
Conference and Events Department, The British Institute of Non-Destructive Testing,
Midsummer House, Riverside Way, Bedford Road, Northampton NN1 5NX, UK.
Tel: +44 (0)1604 438300; Fax: +44 (0)1604 438301; Email: