The CEPE Annual Conference and General Assembly 2009 has published its conference program, which can be found at www.european-coatings.com/cepe. This year’s conference will be held in Budapest, Hungary, at the Ramada Plaza Budapest on September 23-25, 2009. Conference sponsors include PPG, AkzoNobel, Cin, Boero Group, and Sto.
The theme of the 2009 conference is “repositioning in economic headwind.” Planned topics include sustainability, innovation, legislative burden, and the best ways to reposition in tough times. Focus sessions will target decorative coatings, industrial coatings, and nanotechnology/functional coatings.