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The PNWSCT 2022 Northwest CoatingsFest

October 19-21, 2022 at Sunriver Resort near Bend, OR

Dear Members and Friends…

The Portland/Eugene Chapter of the PNWSCT is pleased to invite you to attend the 2022 Northwest Coatings Fest, to be held in beautiful Sunriver, OR (near Bend) on October 19 – 21, 2022. The symposium and accommodations are located at Sunriver Resort, a wonderful high desert location in central Oregon.


The fun begins at 10 am on Wednesday, October 19 with a golf tournament held at the Meadows, Sunriver. Don’t miss this highly anticipated sporting event! Fees include green fees, power cart, practice balls, and lunch. For further information, please contact Eric Jenkins at (503) 619-9706, or email him.

Opening Night Social

The opening night social will be held Wednesday, October 19 at an awesome venue on the Sunriver campus. This casual event includes dinner, beverages, and entertainment. Come join the fun while networking with old and new friends.

Technical Program

The heart of CoatingsFest is the technical program which runs from the morning of Thursday, October 20 through Friday, October 21. The technical program features 35 talks over 2 tracks covering a wide range of formulation and manufacturing topics.  Direct your questions to Ema Hoxha, Molly Wynveen, and/or Matt Peterson via email.

Short Courses

Short Courses will be available Thursday, October 20th and Friday, October 21st. Thursday’s short course will be “Introduction To Coating Formulation” presented by Ray Fernando of Cal Poly, Devin Busse of Specialty Polymers, and Mary Kate Nolan of Byk. Friday’s short course will be “In Depth Rheology and Surfactant” presented by Sam Morell.

Party and Banquet

The traditional Banquet completes our calendar of social events on Thurs Oct 20.


Please support the PNWSCT by staying at the Sunriver Resort. With a variety of accommodation choices including lodge rooms, condos, and vacation rentals, Sunriver resort offers a variety of activities for the entire family. Rooms start at $149. Reservations may be made through Hotel’s Reservation Department by calling 800-547-3922 and referring to the PNWSCT or Coatingsfest


A variety of Sponsorship packages are available. Your sponsorship dollars contribute to a successful and vibrant event, and also play a vital role in supporting the activities of the PNWSCT.  To become a sponsor, please click here.


Online symposium registration is here. The early bird registration deadline is August 15, 2022.


For additional information, contact Eric Jenkins, (503) 619-9706 , or email him. Please extend this invitation to your colleagues in the industry. We encourage your participation to keep our industry strong and vibrant. See you in Sunriver,


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