Advanced Coating Symposium 2018 Program

 The 15th Advanced Coating Symposium
April 14 & 15, 2018 - Charlotte, NC USA


The Advanced Coating Symposium is a prestigious forum for researchers and coating scientists to present their findings concerning coating fundamentals and leading edge development relating to paper surface treatment, printing operations and functional coatings

This symposium provides attendees and presenters, which include students performing cutting edge research to industry professionals, with expanded learning and networking opportunities. Attendees include global experts in coatings and leading researchers from both universities and commercial research organizations.



Program at a Glance*

 * Program is subject to change

Saturday, April 14th
8:00am - 9:00am   Coffee & Connect
9:00am - 10:00am ACS1 Opening Session & Keynote
10:00am - 10:30am   Coffee Break
10:30am - 12:00pm ACS2 Coating Structure
12:00pm - 1:30pm ACS3 Lunch & Learn
1:30pm - 3:00pm ACS4 Nanocellulose Use in Coatings
3:00pm - 3:30pm   Coffee Break
3:30pm - 5:00pm ASC5 Coating Modeling
5:00pm - 6:00pm   Coating Fundamentals Committee Meeting
6:00pm - 7:00pm   Reception at the Westin Charlotte Downtown
Sunday, April 15th
9:00am - 10:30am ACS6 Coating Wet State
10:30am - 11:00am   Coffee & Connect
11:00am - 12:30pm ACS7 Novel Topcoat Functionality
12:30pm - 2:00pm   Lunch on Own
2:00pm - 4:00pm ACS8 The Next Layer
4:30pm - 6:00pm   Hagemeyer Happy Hours & ACS Wrap Up/Coating Kick Off Reception
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