General Information


The 2023 Decorative Surface Conference will be held in Hamburg, Germany, from September 19-20, 2023. The workshop will be held in September 18, 2023


DSCplus will be the digital extension of this year’s conference on September 19-20. If travel policies or travel restrictions prevent you from attending the event in Hamburg in person you can still be part of it via Zoom access to all presentations and discussion sessions plus, after the conference, to the speakers slides.


Technical Conference Management, Dr. Kurt Fischer KG
Fasangasse 1B
A-2103 Langenzersdorf , Austria
Phone: +43 (0) 2244 33 870 – 11
Telefax: +43 (0) 2244 33 870 – 20


Fees and Registration

You can register online, by fax or by phone.


Registration fee

up to August 10, 2023

Registration fee

after August 10, 2023

Workshop, September 18, 2023

EUR 790

EUR 890

Conference, September 19-20, 2023

EUR 1090

EUR 1290

Leipzig City Walk, September 18, 2023



In accordance with EU regulations the conference fee is subject to an German value-added tax of 19%.

The registration fees include participation in the respective meeting, conference slides, lunches, coffee breaks and snacks and beverages inside the conference room and the conference dinner. After registration you will receive a confirmation and an invoice. Standard payment is by bank transfer, credit card payment (VISA, Mastercard, American Express) is available upon request.


A fee of EUR 200 will be charged for cancellations up to and including July 31, 2023. A 50% fee will be applied to cancellations between August 1 and August 10, 2023. There will be no refunds for cancellations received after August 10, 2023. However, substitutions of delegates may be made at any time free of charge.

Legal Information

Technical Conference Management reserves the right to cancel, defer or modify the event proceedings without prior notice. We do not accept liability for personal injuries or liability for any loss of or damage to the personal effects of the delegates. I have read and understood the Legal Information in the conference brochure/website.

Hotel Information

The conference will be held at the

Marriott Hamburg
ABC-Strasse 52
20354 Hamburg
+49 4904 035050

A limited number of rooms have been reserved for the delegates for a rate of 209 Euros for a single room including tax wifi internet and breakfast. The reservation code is TCM2023. Online room reservation will be available later in 2022.

> Hotel website

Conference Language

The conference will be held in English.

Conference Dinner

Our traditional conference dinner will be held on September 1 at 7:30pm at Auerbachs Keller in the heart of the Old Town. Join us for a short stroll from the conference hotel at 7:15pm or meet us there at 7:30pm:

Auerbachs Keller Leipzig GmbH
Mädler Passage
Grimmaische Strasse 2-4
04109 Leipzig
Phone: +49 (0)341 – 21610-0

> Website

Legal Information

Competition/Anti-trust Reminder:
Many jurisdictions have specific legislation dealing with anti-trust and competition matters and which prohibit anti-competitive behavior and practices. It is the responsibility of each participant to ensure that the laws regarding anti-trust and competition matters are respected.

General Disclaimer:
TCM is not liable for the content of any of the presentations made at the conference or for the accuracy or completeness of any technical information presented thereat or in any of the conference materials.

Privacy Policy:
All personal information collected by TCM in connection with this conference shall be kept confidential and shall not be disclosed to any third parties, except as follows: TCM may use personal information to offer you other products or services offered by TCM. You may prohibit TCM from using the information for this purpose by notifying TCM in writing to that effect.

List of Participants:
Your name, company and city will be listed on the list of participants which will be distributed to the participants at the beginning of the event.

Latest Updates


We are glad to welcome Ava Cad/Cam as sponsor number five.

Welcome Agfa

We are glad to welcome Agfa back as a sponsor. Agfa will also play a major role in this year’s workshop.

Welcome Arcolor

We are proud to welcome Arcolor as the third sponsor of our 2023 Decorative Surfaces Conference.

Welcome Hymmen

We are glad to welcome Hymmen as a sponsor of our 2023 Hamburg conference.

We are happy to welcome Munksjö as the first sponsor of the 2023 conference.

We are proud to present HK Holz- und Kunststoffverarbeitung as a new media partner for the 2023 conference. HK will further extend the outreach of our event and provide our sponsors with additional exposure.

Mark your calendars: The 2023 Decorative Surfaces Conference will be held in Hamburg, Germany from September 18 to 20.