Attendee Information

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Exhibitors and attendees alike see the American Coatings Show and Conference as the leading North American industry event, setting trends for future developments in the industry. Offering immediate business opportunities, a complete portfolio of high-grade competitive products, and access to top coatings decision makers.

Review The Product Presentations

One of the main attractions at the ACS is the Product Presentation stage. Show attendees have the advantage of being the first to learn about new innovations in the coatings industry by attending the live Product Presentation that take place each day of the event. Now you may listen to the presentations and view the slides! Click on the day of the presentation below, then click “View” to listen to the recording. 

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Show Highlights

Interactive Online Floor Plan

The American Coatings Show will feature a user-friendly interactive floor plan that may be used to search for specific companies, products, etc., and find booth locations on the show floor.

Product Presentations

Be the first to learn about new innovations in the coatings industry during live, on-stage Product Presentations.

Industry Buyers Lounge

The Industry Buyers Lounge provides a designated area for show participants to set up important meetings.

American Coatings Show Daily

The trade show and conference newspaper, published all three days of the show, features daily highlights, interviews with industry experts, exhibitor booth locations, and more.

Online Career Center

The American Coatings Show 2022 offers attendees and exhibitors an opportunity to connect through the online ACS Career Center, where professionals may search for available positions and companies may contact eligible applicants.

American Coatings Conference

The American Coatings Conference, which is held concurrently with the exposition, will provide an in-depth comprehensive overview of advancements in coatings formulations, as well as key technological developments. Speak directly to top decision-makers in international coatings development or present your own expertise.

Fun Run

Join an enthusiastic group of runners and walkers who will gather at sunrise to jump start their day, network, and participate in this fundraising effort. Proceeds from the Fun Run are used to fund student participation in the AC Conference.

New Pavilion

The ACS 2022 will feature a Powder Coatings Pavilion for the first time.

Product Range

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Coatings Raw Materials

Binders / Solvents / Pigments / Fillers / Additives

Adhesives Raw Materials

Polymers / Polymer Dispersions / Monomers / Resins, Tackifiers / Fillers / Solvents / Plasticizers, Oils / Additives / Waxes

Laboratory, Production Equipment and Packaging Equipment

Mixers / Extruders, Kneaders / Mills, Triple Roller Mills and Accessories / Engineering / Filters and Filtration / Pumps / Metering Devices, Balances / Conveying Systems / Filling Systems / Packaging and Packaging Materials / Labelling Machines / Logistics / Tinting Systems / Screening Machines and Sintering Plants / Coolers / Pipe Technology

Testing and Measuring Equipment

Quality Control and Laboratory Testing Equipment / Production and Process Control

Environmental Protection and Safety at Work

Occupational Safety / Container Washing Equipment / Emission Treatment / Effluent Treatment / Solvent Recycling


Software, Hardware / E-Commerce / Training and Education Qualification / Technical Information and Publication / Consultancy / Research & Development / Contract Manufacturing

Contact Info


Dirk Ebener, Director of Expositions
AC Media
Phone: 770-727-0406

Cameron Hames, Trade Show Manager
AC Media
Phone: 770-727-0407


Cheryl Matthews, Vice President, Events & Expositions
AC Media
Phone: 202-462-2756

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