Oct. 14-16, 2019 | InterContinental Magnificent Mile | Chicago, IL

Please note that attendance and registration is restricted to members of the following groups:

ACA Board of Directors
ACA Executive Committee
ACA Budget & Finance Committee
PaintCare Budget & Finance Committee
PaintCare Board of Directors
Architectural Coatings Council (ACC)
Industrial Coatings Council (ICC) 

Preliminary Schedule of Events

MONDAY, OCTOBER 14
ACA & PAINTCARE BOARD OF DIRECTORS MEETINGS
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm PaintCare Budget & Finance Committee  Meeting & Luncheon
2:00 pm – 5:00 pm PaintCare Board of Directors Meeting
6:00 pm – 9:00 pm ACA/PaintCare Board of Directors Reception & Dinner
TUESDAY, OCTOBER 15
7:00 am – 8:15 am ACA Budget & Finance Committee Meeting & Breakfast
7:15 am – 8:15 am ACA Board of Directors Breakfast
8:30 am – 12:00 pm ACA Board of Directors Meeting
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm ACA Executive Committee Meeting & Luncheon
ARCHITECTURAL & INDUSTRIAL COATINGS COUNCIL MEETINGS
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm General Session & Luncheon with featured speaker
1:45 pm – 2:15 pm Sustainability Focus: Overview of the Business Furniture Sustainability Program
Brad Miller, BIFMA
2:15 pm – 2:45 pm Sustainability Focus: ACA Sustainability Update
Timothy Wieroniey and Sacha Kathuria, ACA
3:00 pm – 4:00 pm Industry Insights: Powder Coatings Panel Discussion
Michael Kucharski, Allnex, and
Tabitha L. McLeish, The Sherwin-Williams Company
4:00 pm – 4:30 pm Environmental Regulatory Focus: Washington State PCBs
David Wawer, Color Pigment Manufacturers Association
4:30 pm – 5:00 pm Environmental Regulatory Focus: AIM VOC Regulations, PCBTF,
and Industrial Surface Coatings Regulations
David Darling, ACA
6:00 pm – 7:30 pm Reception
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 16
8:00 am – 9:30 am General Session & Continental Breakfast with featured speaker
9:45 am – 10:30 am Industry Insights: Challenges of Recruitment, Development and
Retention of Talent in the Coatings Industry
Michael Muczyk, CONNOR|CAITLIN Talent Solutions
10:45 am – 11:15 am Industry Insights: Protective Coatings with featured speaker
Paul Atzemis, Carboline
11:15 am – 11:45 am Environmental Regulatory Focus: International Update
Steve Sides, ACA