14. International Congress on the Deterioration and Conservation of Stone


We are pleased to announce that the Proceedings have arrived. They are available as print version or E-book.

If you wish to order the Proceedings, please send an Email to: ssieges@gwdg.de

STONE 2020Monument Future: Decay and Conservation of Stone

The STONE 2020 is entitled: MONUMENT FUTURE: DECAY AND CONSERVATION OF STONE and will take place on the 7th-12th of September in Göttingen, Germany. The Congress is a quadrennial event. It is the main conference for disseminating the knowledge of practitioners and researchers working in the field of stone deterioration issues in cultural heritage conservation. In the past, it has attracted around 300 international delegates and publishes the proceedings that contains over 150 scientific contributions. It truly represents and captures the state-of-the-art in the field of stone conservation and cultural heritage conservation. The proceedings will be ready prior to the conference. To manage everything right in time we will have to be very strict, therefore please follow the instructions and the deadlines. All the information you need is available on the webpage http://stone2020.uni-goettingen.de . Please consider that the deadline for submission of abstracts is July 2019. The conference registration starts in March 2019.  

Executive Committee

Siegfried Siegesmund, University Goettingen

Bernhard Middendorf, University Kassel

Our sponsors

Information on our exhibitors and congress sponsors.


Mitteldeutscher Verlag



Deutsche Bundesstiftung Umwelt




Fokus Leipzig GmbH


Kärcher: Reinigungsgeräte und Hochdruckreiniger


tubag von quick-mix


Springer Spektrum


Geotron Elektronik




IBZ-Salzchemie GmbH&Co.KG


SINT Technology

Download here: STONE2020 Poster ( pdf, 4MB)