• Pigment & Color Science Forum
  • TiO2 World Summit

TiO2 World Summit

September 15-16, 2021
Cleveland, Ohio (USA)

Agenda Announced for the TiO2 World Summit 2021!

Coming to Cleveland, Ohio, September 15-16, 2021!

Combining more than 25 years of experience in working with the industrial pigments and colorants sectors and titanium dioxide supply chain, Smithers co-located TiO2 World Summit and Pigment & Color Science Forum regularly unites key players from across the entire value chain for 2-days of the latest market insights, imformative presentations, collaborative discussions, and valuable networking opportunities that build on the inherent synergies between the TiO2 and pigments industries.

An unparalleled learning and networking experience awaits at the only event uniting the entire pigment industry under one roof. Will you be joining over 200 experts at this year’s conference?

Learn More About This Event

Purchasing a ticket to either the TiO2 World Summit or Pigment & Color Science Forum grants full access to both events, allowing you to tailor your conference experience and move freely between both agendas. Additionally, shared networking opportunities provide attendees with the perfect opportunity to mingle with everyone involved in the pigments value chain! 

“The diversity of functions, topics and quality of speakers across the value chain was excellent, enabled high value networking and collaboration opportunities throughout the conference.” 
- Director, Global Color Technology Platform, PPG Industries, Inc. ​

Registration Opens & Welcoming Remarks
Session I: State of the Pigments and TiO2 Industry
Session II: Adapting for Sustainability and Industry Resilience
Session III: Application
Registration Opens & Welcome
Session IV: Developments in Tio2 Feedstock
Session VI: Looking Forward in the TiO2 and Pigments Industries (Plenary)
Registration Opens & Welcoming Remarks
Session IV: Color/Pigment Advancements
Session VI: Looking Forward in the TiO2 and Pigment Industries (Plenary)
Wei Liu - EMD Performance Materials Corp.

Wei Liu

Senior Technical Manager for Automotive Coatings, Americas at EMD Performance Materials Corp.
Robert Gibney - Iluka Resources

Robert Gibney

General Manager Titanium Dioxide (TiO2) Sales at Iluka Resources
Dr. Adalbert Huber - Schlenk Metallic Pigments GmbH

Dr. Adalbert Huber

Vice President R&D at Schlenk Metallic Pigments GmbH
Kamakshi Christopher - Soujanya Color

Kamakshi Christopher

Head of R&D at Soujanya Color
Aziza Gazieva - Fermium Research

Aziza Gazieva

Vice President at Fermium Research
Dr Amy Ethier - BASF Colors and Effects

Dr Amy Ethier

Regulatory Affairs Manager at BASF Colors and Effects


EMD Performance Materials
Schlenk Metallic Pigments GmbH
Yordas Group

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