Smart Coatings 2020

February 26-28, 2020 - Orlando, Florida, USA

Smart Coatings brings together scientists and technologists in the field of Smart and Functional Materials from around the globe, with a focus on the most recent advances in technology, processes, and products.

The overarching goal of Smart Coatings has been to provide a forum for scientific exchange and advanced learning, with an emphasis on "take-home implementation."

Since its inception sixteen years ago, participants have found Smart Coatings inspiring, rewarding, and highly informative.

Please join us at Smart Coatings 2020: the premier event for updates on the most recent emerging technologies and opportunities in coatings, functional materials, processes, and products — presented by world-renowned scientists and technologists.


Confirmed Speakers (as of 04 November 2019)

Prof. Rodney Priestley
Princeton University
Dr. Alice M. Savage
Army Research Laboratory
Dr. Robert Allen
IBM Almaden Research Center
Prof. Malancha Gupta
University of Southern California
Prof. Richard Spontak
North Carolina State University
Dr. Peter Zarras
Naval Air Warfare Center
Prof. Jamil Baghdachi
Eastern Michigan University
Dr. Joshua Uzarski
U.S. Army Natick Soldier Research
Prof. Jaime Grunlan
Texas A & M University
Prof. Wolfgang Bremser
Paderborn University, Germany
Prof. Josef Breu
Bayreuth University, Germany
Dr. Joe Lichtenhan
Hybrid Plastics Inc.
Prof. Rolf A.T.M. van Benthem
DSM Ahead BV and Eindhoven University of Technology
Dr. Bernadette Higgins
Defense Threat Reduction Agency
Dr. Erick Iezzi
U.S. Naval Research Laboratory
Ms. Sukanya Gangopadhyay
John Deere Technology Center, India
Dr. Jason Benkoski
The Johns Hopkins University
Prof. Gelareh Momen
University of Quebec, Chicoutimi, Canada
Dr. Oliver Seewald
University of Paderborn, Germany
Dr. Brandy White
U.S. Naval Research Laboratory
Prof. Sergio Granados-Focil
Clark University
Dr. Thomas Pearl
US Army CCDC Chemical Biological Center
Dr. Oliver Strube
Paderborn University, Germany
Prof. Guojun Liu
Queen's University, Canada
Prof. Kenneth Wynne
Virginia Commonwealth University
Dr. Timothy Bunning
Air Force Research Laboratory
Prof. Marshall Ming
Georgia Southern University
Dr. Joydeep Lahiri
Corning Research & Development Corp.
Mr. Jacob Shevrin
Evonik Corporation