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CPCA's 110th Annual Conference in Beautiful Niagara-on-the-Lake

CPCA is pleased to announce that the 110th Annual Conference and AGM will be held at Queen's Landing hotel, Niagara-on-the-Lake, May 25-26, 2023.

The Annual Conference & AGM is our cornerstone event providing the latest developments in Canada's Paint and Coatings Industry. At the AGM the Board and Committee Chairs will provide members with an update on the work of the association over the past year.  Join CPCA to celebrate a strong and sustainable industry and hear from a wide range of speakers on the evolving nature of the industry, the opportunities and challenges ahead, and how the industry continues to provide essential products for a wide range of end use customers. 

NEW this year, CPCA will have students from several Canadian Universities presenting Research Posters, providing industry an opportunity to attract the best and the brightest to the industry.

“The coatings industry has become a leader in advancing more sustainable products, which continues to help reduce the environmental footprint of many end users,” commented Gary LeRoux, CPCA’s President & CEO.

Attendees can expect excellent networking opportunities, engaging discussions, and an evening of fine dining and entertainment. In keeping with tradition, CPCA will recognize CPCA members for their contributions to the Canadian coatings industry at the annual Chair Awards Dinner at the Château des Charmes winery and vineyard, followed by entertainment from Toronto's very own Lady be Good

Early Bird Registration is now Open. Save 20% on registration from now until March 20, 2023. CPCA member early bird rate is $1,080 CDN and the non-member early bird rate is $1,320 CDN. CPCA's Annual Conference is open to members and anyone in the industry interested in attending Canada’s Coatings Conference. For more information on the Conference or to Register visit