The new directors of the Society are:
ECS President: Peter Schweizer (Switzerland) from industry
ECS Vice President: Wilhelm Schabel (Germany) from academia
According to the "Terms of references" (ToR) of the established "European Coating Society"
The first ECS elections took place:
The ECS Scientific Committee nominated and the former "ECS Steering Committee" voted for the new European Coating Society directorship.
We thank the Board for putting their trust in Dr. Schweizer and Prof. Schabel.
The new Vice President will also organize this year's Symposium in Heidelberg, Germany along with Dr.-Ing. Philip Scharfer.
In like manner we congratulate our newly elected directors of the European Coating Society.