Dave Frescoln, CEO, Flint Group; Dennis Kovalsky, vice president Automotive Coatings, PPG; Rick Westrom, vice president, strategic sourcing for INX International Ink Company; Isao Kameoka, director, Toyo Ink America; John Copeland, executive vice president, Toyo Ink America, are among the line-up of speakers at the 2006 CPMA International Color Pigments Conference, Color Pigments 2006—A Global Perspective, to be held April 18-20 at the Hotel InterContinental Chicago, Chicago, IL. The Color Pigments Manufacturers Association (CPMA) in association with Rodman Publications, publishers of Coatings World, Ink World and Happi magazines, is presenting the two-day conference.
The conference will focus on what's new in global markets, processing, technology and regulation concerning pigments manufacturer and investigate new developments in pigments, end-use industries, materials, color measurement and evaluation, and color trends. Focus on China and a special ink panel features representatives from Toyo Ink America, INX International and Sun Chemical Corporation. A Regulatory Forum will review regulatory developments in the U.S., Canada and Europe.