Meetings, Events and Conferences

2019 NZPMA Meetings

General Meeting - Thursday 7 March 2018
Sorrento On The Park, Royal Oak, Auckland
10am - 2.30pm, includes morning tea and lunch

AGM and General Meeting - Wednesday 28 August 2019
Rydges Christchurch (held in conjunction with SCANZ Convention)
Lunch at 1pm, AGM starts 2pm, General Meeting 2.30pm.

General Meeting - Thursday 14 November 2019
Location TBC, either Auckland or Wellington
10am - 2.30pm, includes morning tea and lunch

Worldwide Conferences and Exhibitions 2018

Middle East Coatings Show 2019 Dubai
UAE, Dubai International Convention & Exhibition Centre
26 - 28 February 2019
The Middle East Coatings Show continues to be the largest dedicated coatings event in the Middle East and the Gulf Region for raw materials suppliers and equipment manufacturers for the coatings industry. For further details visit:

European Coatings Show 2019
Nuremberg, Germany
19 - 21 March 2019
Trends and technologies covering all aspects of the production of paints, coatings, sealants, construction chemicals and adhesives. For further details visit:

Coating Expo Vietnam 2019
SECC, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
26 - 28 June 2019
The 6th International Exhibition & Conference on Coatings and Printing Ink Industry. For further details visit:

East African Coatings Congress 2019
Safari Park Hotel, Nairobi, Kenya
11 - 12 June 2019
The East African Coatings Congress provides the definitive business experience combining a two day Conference and Exhibition. For further details visit:

Rapid.Tech + FabCon 3.D
Exhibition Centre Erfurt, Germany
25 - 27 June 2019
International Trade Fair and Users’ Conference for Rapid Technologies.
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SCANZ Convention 2019
Rydges Christchurch, New Zealand
28 - 30 August 2019
SCANZ provides an excellent combination of technical and general speakers that cater for everyone in the coatings industry, as well as a great opportunity to make contacts.
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Australian Coatings Show (formally SCAA 2019 Conference)
Essendon, Victoria, Australia
4 - 6 September 2019
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Exhibition Centre Stuttgart, Germany
22 - 24 October 2019
Leading International Trade Fair for Industrial Parts and Surface Cleaning. For further details visit:

North African Coatings Congress 2016
Casablanca, Morocco
October 12 – 13, 2016
The North African Coatings Congress 2016 provides a unique platform for suppliers to present their products and services and be face-to-face with the most influential decision makers operating within the market in a relaxed, intimate environment.
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Central Asia Coatings Show 2016
Almaty, Kazakhstan
November 9 – 10, 2016
The Central Asia Coatings Show is the only coatings event in the region for raw materials suppliers and equipment manufacturers for the coatings industry. For further details visit:

Corrosion & Prevention 2016
Auckland, New Zealand
November 13 – 16, 2016
A gathering of leading experts with premium networking opportunities and a source for the latest information concerning corrosion and its mitigation.
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Chinacoat 2016
Guangzhou, P.R. China
November 30 – December 2, 2016
This Conference will be of interest to executives and technical staff, and should help all involved in product development, formulation, production or planning to move forward with the needs and demands of the industry and environment.
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American Coatings Show 2020
Indianapolis, USA
31 March - 2 April 2020
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Exhibition Centre Karlsruhe, Germany
21 - 24 April 2020
PaintExpo will transform the Karlsruhe Exhibition Centre into a showcase for Industrial Coating Technology.
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Surfex 2020
Ricoh Arena, Coventry, UK
2 - 3 June 2020
Surfex brings an essential focus to surface coatings technologies and offers attendees an opportunity to discover new ideas, find answers to technical challenges and source information for immediate use in their working environment. For further details visit: