Advanced Coating Symposium 2020

October 13 - 15, 2020 | Zurich, Switzerland

The Call for Abstracts deadline extended to May 1

Special Tour for Attendees

Students and industrial professionals conducting, or who are interested in, cutting-edge research will have an opportunity to see a demonstration of the  pilot curtain coater at Trinseo. This tour will be just one of many opportunities for expanded learning and networking at this year’s information-packed Symposium


The TAPPI Coating Fundamentals Committee sponsors and organizes the Advanced Coating Symposium, a bi-annual conference held in the United States and abroad. The symposium, now in its 16th year, will be held in Zurich, Switzerland, 13 – 15 October 2020.

The Committee was formed to share knowledge related to coating fundamentals such as fluid dynamics, chemistry and process problems of high technology coatings, fluid metering, colloidal systems, rheology, thin film instabilities, coating and structure relationships, drying and other topics essential for current and future, new coating technologies.

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