EICF has been active in conferences and workshops at least from 1955 Zurich

The first document which refers to the formation of a European Association is dated 1958. It gives the intent to form an association to promote the industry by bringing together the members of the industry to hold international conferences, standardise specifications and design tolerances. Special study groups would be formed to promote these activities.

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EICF HISTORY – The first 50 years

After the 2006 International Conference in Bilbao, EICF held the following International Conferences & Exhibitions in Krakow 2010 and in Lugano 2014