Tuesday, October 3
8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Registration and Information Desk Open
8:00 a.m. - 8:45 a.m.
8:45 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
Welcome and General Announcements
9:00 a.m. - 9:40 a.m.
Introduction to Powder Coating Chemistry and Performance
Kevin Biller, Powder Coating Research Group
9:40 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.
Pigments and Metamerism: Challenges and Solutions
Romesh Kumar, Clariant
10:15 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
Networking and Refreshment Break
10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
The Effects of Fluidization on Powder Coating Application Performance
Jeff Hale, Gema USA
11:30 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.
Defects Analysis: Finding the Root Cause
Kevin Lockwood, Paint Performance Consulting
12:45 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
1:30 p.m. - 1:45 p.m.
Bus ride to PCR Group Lab
1:45 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Hands-On Demonstration: The Powder Coating Research Group Laboratory
At PCR Group’s new lab at 1823 O’Brien Rd.
4:00 p.m. - 4:20 p.m.
Bus ride back to the Westin Hotel
5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Networking Reception: Tabletop Exhibits
7:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
After Reception Hijinks: Dempsey’s Food & Spirits
Two Doors South of the Westin Hotel at 346 S. High St. Columbus, OH, 43215