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[Enter Manager’s Name],

I would like to get your approval to attend the Coatings Trends & Technologies (CTT) conference on September 8-9, 2022, in Lombard, IL.

This conference – produced by the editorial team of Paint & Coatings Industry Magazine – has assembled an all-star lineup of subject matter experts in coatings chemistry to discuss the latest trends to improve formulations. By attending CTT, I will have the opportunity to surround myself with the best talent in the coatings industry, to expand my skills and increase our company’s productivity and intelligence by staying apprised of the latest advancements and trends in the industry.

While attending this two-day event I will learn from a visionary keynote on the Supply Chain Crisis, gain new perspectives from a panel of experts in paint recycling, and participate in small group technical sessions covering a range of topics including additives, resins, formulating strategies, AI and digital R&D, industrial coatings, architectural coatings, bio-based technology, and much more!

Between the content presented and networking opportunities with other attendees like myself, this event will be an incentive for me to be more productive than ever. Also included in registration is a pre-event tour of the Perkin Elmer state-of-art laboratory the evening prior, featuring their major product lines.

Below is the approximate cost of attending for your review:
Hotel:               $156/night for [#] nights
Registration:   $575
Meals:              $    (all meals except dinners are included in the registration fee)
Airfare:            $
Total:               $

Our company’s presence at this event represents a valuable opportunity to learn new tools and strategies for formulation success and connect with potential customers, vendors and distributors. Please let me know if you have any questions, and thank you in advance for your support of my professional development.

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