American Coatings SHOW
April 10-12, 2018
American Coatings CONFERENCE
April 9-11, 2018
Hosted by the American Coatings Association, in collaboration with Vincentz Network
Registration is now open for the AC CONFERENCE 2018! The keynote address for the 2018 conference, Innovation in the Tech Era: Fulfilling the Color Needs of End-users in a World of Fast Fashion and Revolving Apps, will be presented by Dr. Barry Snyder, senior vice president and chief technology officer at Axalta Coatings Systems.
The 2018 Mattiello Lecture, entitled Rheological and Colloidal Aspects of Latex-Associative Thickener Formulations: Overcoming the Remaining Challenges, will be given by Dr. Ray Fernando, professor at California Polytechnic State University.
In addition to the General Sessions, the 2018 conference will include 11 pre-conference tutorials, over 90 technical presentations, and a combined Welcome Reception and Poster Session. Find out more about the AC Conference 2018.
Join us for a night with the Indiana Pacers!
Tuesday, April 10 will be the American Coatings SHOW Night at Bankers Life Fieldhouse. Join us in a special section to watch the Indiana Pacers battle the Charlotte Hornets. Doors open at 6:00 p.m., tip-off is scheduled for 7:00 p.m. Order your tickets online by March 19, using the passcode “pacers.”
For the second year, the American Coatings Show will host a Fun Run for all show exhibitors, show attendees, and conference attendees. Take the opportunity to energize before your day begins by participating in the ACS Fun Run!
Date: Wednesday, April 11, 2018
Time: 7:15 am
Cost: $28 (includes registration and Fun Run T-shirt)
Goal: The proceeds from the Fun Run will be used to fund student participation at future American Coatings CONFERENCES.
Register: To register for the Fun Run, be sure to check the option during Step 3 when you register for the AC SHOW and CONFERENCE. If you’ve already registered for the ACS and didn’t opt for the Fun Run, it’s not too late! Just use your confirmation number to register for the FUN Run.
Check out the the route map of the course. See you April 11 at the ACS 2018 Fun Run!