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NCCA Fall Technical Meeting to Include Special Pretreatment Seminar

Annual meeting lineup to include pretreatment seminar, industry-favorite economics speaker, coatings presentations and trade show.

CLEVELAND – August 2, 2016 – The National Coil Coating Association (NCCA) announces the lineup for its annual technical meeting at the Hyatt Regency in Indianapolis, September 26-28, 2016. 


The 2016 meeting will kick off with a special educational seminar on pretreatment with David Cocuzzi, NCCA’s technical director. The seminar will be presented in two parts: basic chemistry and troubleshooting problems. 


In addition to the special seminar, NCCA announced the return of industry-favorite speaker, Alan Beaulieu, president of ITR Economics. Beaulieu has presented around the world and earned a reputation for providing expert analysis of key economic indicators and presenting reliable economic forecasts. He has been a top-rated presenter at NCCA meetings for more than 10 years. 


The annual trade show will take place on Tuesday, September 27, from 4:30-7:00 p.m. and offers the opportunity to network with industry peers and reach qualified buyers. 


“This year’s technical meeting will be an excellent event,” said Aaron Small, president of the NCCA board of directors. “We’re looking forward to welcoming Alan Beaulieu once again and hosting another successful technical seminar on pretreatment.” 


The fall meeting will also include presentations on new pigments, advances in aesthetics, new ideas in sustainable coatings and chrome-free corrosion resistance, advancements in surface performance and long-term corrosion performance of buildings. 


For more information or to register for the NCCA fall technical meeting, visit or call the NCCA office at 216-241-7333. 





NCCA Contact: Leslie Schraff • 216-241-7333 

Agency Contact: Rachel Kerstetter • 216-242-0415 

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