Welcome to the YPIC2019 website

Based on the success of the former YPIC events, the YPIC2019 will be the fifth event organized for Young Professionals world wide. The aim of the event is to bring together young welding professionals of the world in the fields of welding and related technologies, to review recent achievements in the advancement of knowledge and understanding in these areas, share the latest developments and address the challenges for the present and the future. During the 2,5 days of the event the participants will have the possibility for networking and to change and harmonize their professional ideas. The event will deliver 4 different professional programs:

  • Ice-breaking speed friending
  • Conference
  • Poster presentation
  • Welding quiz and workshops

To have the possibility to meet the welding engineers and scientists of the future the YPIC2019 is an International Institute of Welding associated event.

I would like to invite you to watch the video below to understand the excellent atmosphere of the event, and after please give a Like on the Facebook site of the event.

I am looking forward to see You and Your colleagues in Budapest, Hungary!


Tamás TÓTH

YPIC2019 Main organizer

President of the Youth Professional Chapter

Hungarian Welding Society



The first and second YPIC conference (in 2014 and 2015) were organized in Budapest by the Youth Chapter of the Hungarian Welding Society. Under the umbrella of the International Institut of Welding, the goal of the event was to give a possibility for the Young Professionals to present their research finding and extend their network.


Please feel free to take an insight on the highligths of the YPIC2014 and YPIC2015 in the videos below.