BEND, OR — The Pacific Northwest Society of Coatings Technology (PNWSCT) is inviting presentations for CoatingsFest, to be held Oct. 21-23, 2020, at Sunriver Resort, near Bend, Oregon.

The technical program will begin on Thursday, Oct. 22 and will extend for two days concluding the late afternoon of Friday, Oct. 23. Presentations should focus on the following areas: regionally relevant formulation; cure and application equipment; methods and standards; regulatory current state and future changes; laboratory and business practices; and new product technology designed for the future.

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Those interested should submit an abstract of 250 words or less, including the paper title and contact information, including author names, company name, address, phone, e-mail address, and speaker bio. The deadline for the call for papers is June 1, 2020. The society will send out a notification of acceptance by June 30, 2020. 

Abstracts should be submitted to Contact Matt Peterson, at 541/913.9292 or for additional information.