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Connect with Matrix Powder Technology at Fabtech 2017.

FABTECH provides a convenient venue where you can meet with world-class suppliers, see the latest industry products and developments, and find the tools to improve productivity, increase profits and discover new solutions to all of your metal forming, fabricating, welding, and finishing needs. The annual event at McCormick Place will offer more than 1,700 exhibitors and 50,000 attendees full access to over 750,000 net square feet of floor space.


Monday, Nov. 6 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Tuesday, Nov. 7 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Wednesday, Nov. 8 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Thursday, Nov. 9 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM

The Cleveland Coatings Society will hold its annual Sink or Swim Symposium June 6 and 7, 2017 in Cleveland, OH. Kevin Biller will be speaking.

Matrix Powder Technology is a proud sponsor of the day and a half Introduction to Powder Coating & Curing Processes Seminar will include classroom instruction and hands on demonstration in the lab.

The classroom content will cover the following topics :

  • What is Powder Coating and Powder Coating Materials?
  • Cleaning & Pretreatment of Parts
  • Moving Parts Through the Process
  • Removal and Rework – hook and rack cleaning, transfer efficiency, reject stripping
  • Powder Coating Application for metals and MDF
  • Curing Powder Coatings – Convection, Infrared and UV
  • Test Methods for Performance
  • Running an Efficient System

Attendees will also experience lab demonstrations of several processes learned in the classroom.

Cost: CCAI Members: $250 | Non-Members: $350

Cost includes: Seminar materials, Powder Coating Manual, Infrared Manual, Flash drive of all presentations in locked pdf format, Breakfast and Breaks both days, Lunch Day 1, Networking Reception, Certificate of Completion.

This is the most cost effective powder coating & curing training available anywhere.

Comments from past seminar attendees:

“Speakers are very knowledgeable and helpful. Very impressed.”
“I am new to the industry and this course provided very good information and perspective to me.”
“I really enjoyed the reception. It was nice to talk with others in the industry and find out what they do and how they do things. I learned a lot from other attendees.”

October 3-4, 2017 at the Westin Columbus, Columbus OH

Advancing Innovation in Industrial Coatings

Powder coating technology is not standing still. Novel developments continue to evolve to meet the emerging needs of industrial coatings users. In concert with these advancements, Paint and Coating Industry magazine, BNP Media and The Powder Coating Research Group have designed an event that celebrates innovation as a path to market expansion, higher profits and a cleaner environment.

The PC Summit has perennially assembled the greatest minds in the industry’s technical and commercial communities for a two-day event that energizes new directions to revive the growth of this exceptional coating technology. The program boasts raw material technologists, pretreatment experts as well as renowned formulators. Powder coating technology has conquered obvious targets because of its high quality, ecological benefit and overall economy. The PC Summit opens the door to limitless possibilities for new markets and applications.