SARASOTA, Florida - The Southern Society for Coatings Technology (SSCT) is hosting its 2017 Annual Meeting and Technology Conference at the Hyatt Regency in Sarasota, Florida, April 30 to May 3, 2017. The event will feature industry experts giving technical presentations that will span various subjects related to the coatings industry.

For those interested in learning more about the fundamentals of coatings, the Coatings 101 and 201 educational courses will run parallel with the technical presentations. This is a great option for those new to the industry, support staff who would like to learn more about the technical aspects of coatings, as well as those who would like a refresher on the nuances of coatings formulation.

Industry exposure will be the main event at the Table-Top Exhibition, where companies can showcase their latest endeavors.

Attendees will also have the choice of golfing, fishing, and a wine and cheese tasting. There will also be an outing for all the spouses who attend and would like to participate.

Visit for further information and to register for the conference.If you are interested in giving a technical presentation or exhibiting with a tabletop exhibit, contact Yvette Box ( or 864/270.8804) or Laura Fossleman ( or 601/310.7687).