Events & Training for September 2012

Our Events & Training section lists surface finishing–related conferences, exhibitions, and training courses worldwide.

If you would like us to include a new event, please e-mail the details to Reginald Tucker, editor, at


Spray Finishing Training Sponsored by DeVilbiss, Binks & Owens Community College

05 September 2012 - 07 September 2012

This three-day intensive training program offering both classroom and hands-on sessions targeting industrial, contractor, or maintenance spray finishing applications, or spray equipment sales and distribution.

Toledo, Ohio

IMTS 2012

10 September 2012 - 15 September 2012

Chicago, USA

2012 MFASC Supplier Showcase

11 September 2012

Annual Metal Finishing Association of Southern California Meeting

Quiet Cannon, Montebello, Calif.

2012 MFANC Vendor Showcase

13 September 2012

Annual Metal Finishing Association of Northern California Meeting

Napredak Hall, San Jose, Calif.

2012 Electrocoating Seminar

18 September 2012 - 19 September 2012

An Introduction to Electrocoating will kick off Day 1 of the educational event, providing some basic electrocoating knowledge to bring attendees up-to-speed with the technology before tackling the more advanced topics in the remainder of the seminar.

Chicago, Ill

Regional Powder Coating 101

18 September 2012 - 19 September 2012

Powder Coating 101 is a 1.5 day educational workshop that provides an introduction to powder coatings and focuses on materials, application, reclamation, testing and evaluation, quality control, the manufacturing process, and much more. Attendees will gain knowledge of powder coatings and its process from expert industry speakers in the classroom.

Philadelphia, PA

Electroplating Know How Basics

18 September 2012 - 19 September 2012

A two day training program in the basic Principles of Electroplating

Romulus, MI

Intech Services Training Workshop

25 September 2012 - 27 September 2012

Training on product, markets, and sales strategies for DuPont Fluoropolymer Coatings, plus VirtualPaint *Technology for DuPont Fluoropolymer Liquid Coatings.

Rosemont, Ill.