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Western Coatings Symposium Preview

By Kerry Pianoforte, Editor | October 16, 2013

This three-day event features technical presentations, tabletop exhibits and panel discussions from experts in the paint and coatings industry.

The 31st Biennial Western Coatings Symposium will be held October 21-23 at Paris Hotel in Las Vegas, NV.  Organized by the Western Coating Societies, this conference serves the people, companies, clients and customers of the coatings industry, addressing issues and concerns through oversight, advocacy, expertise and information sharing.

This three-day event features technical sessions, tabletop exhibits and panel discussions.

The technical program will feature two keynote addresses.  Monday's keynote address will be made by Robert Fry of DuPont.  Tuesday's keynote address will be given by  Cyriac Alexander from Behr.

The technical program features four sessions running concurrently. To access the full schedule click here.

In addition there will be a presentation of the Samson Adler Distinguished Service Award.

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