Category: News

Call for Papers

The 2021 WCS Call for Papers is now OPEN. Our 2019 show attracted over 1,300 registered attendees, and is growing every year.  This makes the WCS the perfect place to present your work and reach a large audience of chemists and industry professionals. Click here for more information.  

2021 Preparations are underway….

Your Board of Directors is working hard on the 2021 WCS.  The WCS is moving forward with plans for a vibrant and diverse show to be held at Paris Convention Center, Las Vegas, Oct. 17-20, 2021. Check back regularly for information on the schedule, table-tops, entertainment, and sponsorships.

2021 WCS BOD announced

The WCS Board of Directors for 2020/2021 is as follows:   President – John Pitt, ASCT Vice President – Eric Jenkins, Ravago Chemicals, PNWSCT Secretary – Jerome Jacobs, J Rettenmaier USA, GGSCT Treasurer – John Pitt, ASCT Director – Betty Ann Prior, Ames Research Laboratories Inc., PNWSCT Director – Ted Garrett, JF Shelton Company, ASCT… Read more »

2017 Student Poster Winners

2017 Student Poster Winners 1st Place:  Emily Oreste, Cal Poly SLO $1200 2nd Place:  Jeremy Armas, Cal Poly SLO $600 3rd Place:  Kyle Aidukas, Cal Poly SLO $300  

Speaker Changes

Please note the following changes to the Technical Program schedule: 1. Monday 2:50pm Champagne #2: CANCELLED:  53 – Investigation the Effect of Pulse Current on Thickness Decrease of Electrodeposited Cu/Ni Multilayer Coating, Arash Mirzaei, Arefi. REPLACEMENT:  123 – Developments in Polyamide Rheology Modifiers for Very High Solids and 100% Solids Protective and Marine Coatings, Jeffrey… Read more »