Education Program

The TechCon Education Program complements the technologies and applications featured in both the Technical Program and the Exhibit, offering an extensive lineup of Tutorial Courses, presented by highly-respected professionals in the vacuum coating industry.

SVC Courses provide problem-solving and practical knowledge of vacuum coatings and processes.  Return to work with solutions to your everyday vacuum coating challenges.

You do not have to register for the conference or be an SVC Member to take a Tutorial Course. 

Tutorial course fees include entrance to the Exhibit Hall, admission to the Exhibit Reception on May 8, and the Beer Blast on May 9.

The complete schedule of all course offerings will be available in November 2017.   

Discounts Offered to Multiple Registrants from One Organization:
Receive a 25% discount on each tutorial registration for two or more employees in a company enrolling in the same tutorial course. Discounts are provided as a refund, issued after the TechCon. E-mail refund requests to Jacque Matanis

SVC Education Director
Scott G. Walton, US Naval Research Laboratory

Education Committee Chair
Ludvik Martinu, École Polytechnique de Montréal, Canada