NEW ORLEANS — The 47th annual Waterborne Symposium will take place Feb. 16-21, 2020, at the Sheraton New Orleans. The School of Polymers and Engineering at The University of Southern Mississippi sponsors the event. Short courses will be offered Feb. 16-18, and the symposium will take place Feb. 19-21. Featured events include an expert panel session on Feb. 19, a technology showcase exhibit hall Feb. 18-20, and an interactive student poster session on Feb. 20.

Attendees who typically attend the symposium include coatings formulators, research and development scientists, technical managers and technical sales managers in coatings or related fields, management and marketing executives, owners of small paint companies, coatings applicators and technicians, academics, and students.  

Registration for the symposium is now open. To learn more, visit