The first international conference COMAT 2010 - MODERN TRENDS IN STRUCTURAL MATERIALS took place in November 2010 at PRIMAVERA Hotel & Congress center in Pilsen. The conference was organized by the research organization COMTES FHT a.s. at the 10th anniversary of its founding. It was attended by nearly one hundred experts from research organizations, universities and manufacturing companies from the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Poland, Germany, Austria, United Kingdom (UK) and Russia.
Expert lectures dealt with new materials from their design, research of properties through processing technology to their use in industrial production. Common topics of interest were found by specialists in metallurgical production, automotive, energy, aerospace industry, heavy engineering, electronics, and medicine.
Favourable responses to the first annual conference encouraged the organizers to organize COMAT 2012.