COFREND, at the service of NDE since 1967


The opportunity to celebrate 50 years of Certification and Partnership with all the actors of the NDE sector.



Welcome to Strasbourg in 2017

Strasbourg, the crossroads for Europe, welcomes COFREND Days 2017 Strasbourg, the crossroads for Europe, welcomes COFREND Days 2017 Strasbourg, the crossroads for Europe, welcomes COFREND Days 2017

Strasbourg also known as the crossroads for Europe, is a focal point for the economic, industrial and cultural world. In the centre of Europe, this city has been nominated as UNESCO World Heritage and is full of sights to see again and again. It includes the major institutions of the European Union, but also many economic and industrial centres. The Strasbourg University group is the first in France and brings together high level doctorand schools. Strasbourg is recognized as a scientific centre accredited by the Government. In the heart of Europe, it will be easily accessible either via Strasbourg International Airport, the railway station or the highway. Once there, the numerous public transporation will take you wherever you want to go. With a hotel capacity of more than 9500 rooms, Strasbourg offers a wide choice in terms of accommodation.

Crossroads for Europe, European Capital,
Seat of many European institutions: European Parliament, Council of Europe, International Institute of Human Rights  Capitale
a UNESCO World Heritage
1st University Group of France (research centers, graduate schools, French and international students)

Scientific hub: competitiveness groups authorised by the Government

Congress Centre with a renovated Conference Centre (delivery in May 2016)

International airport
  • 20 minutes from the conference center
  • 50 flights / day including  19 international flights
TGV Paris - Strasbourg (+ to Germany)
TGV train station at 12 minutes from the Conference Centre
Tramway network between the City centre and the Conference center
Crossroad Paris-Lyon (A35)
Highways to Benelux, Germany, Switzerland and Italy

Hotel capacity of 9500 rooms