The IEI provides the forum for individual contact
with world experts in vitreous enamel, mainly at its International
Enamel Congress every three years. Congress now: May 2008.
The IEI has membership by national bodies of all major national
Through its objectives, the IEI seeks to advance and spread world-class
IEI OBJECTIVES ARE:
To collect, collate and exchange
technical information and to interchange works visits on an international
basis which will promote the technical advancement of The Institute
and of Vitreous Enamel.
To sponsor investigations into
the most efficient and economic utilisation of vitreous enamel and
associated materials and products.
To advise on holding the International
Congresses every three years.
To negotiate with any responsible
authorities on behalf of the International Vitreous Enamelling Industry.
To represent the International
Vitreous Enamelling Industry in the harmonisation of performance
and quality standards.
To take other such actions and
implement such investigations as may be considered to be to the
mutual benefit to Members of The Institute and of the International
Vitreous Enamelling Industry.