• Pigment & Color Science Forum
  • TiO2 World Summit

TiO2 World Summit

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

Time is Running Out! Book Your Ticket for the TiO2 World Summit Today!

September 15-16, 2021 | Cleveland, Ohio & Online

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.

Hybrid ticket options are available for this year's conference, allowing you to attend in person in Cleveland, Ohio, or as a virtual delegate with full access to live presentations, including on-demand access to presentation recordings, and innovative virtual networking opportunities through the online event platform and dedicated conference app. The event agenda will be presented live in Eastern Daylight Time (UTC-4:00).

An unparalleled learning and networking experience awaits at the only event uniting the entire pigment industry. Will you be joining us 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 V: Color/Pigment Advancements
Robert Gibney - Iluka Resources

Robert Gibney

General Manager Titanium Dioxide (TiO2) Sales at Iluka Resources
Dr Amy Ethier - Colors and Effects

Dr Amy Ethier

Regulatory Affairs Manager at Colors and Effects
Dr. Karin Tynelius - MINERAL MARKETS

Dr. Karin Tynelius

Director, Market Intelligence at MINERAL MARKETS
Gerry Colamarino - TiPMC Solutions LLC

Gerry Colamarino

Managing Director at TiPMC Solutions LLC
Daphne Benderly, PhD - Presperse

Daphne Benderly, PhD

Senior Manager Technology at Presperse
Wei Liu - EMD Performance Materials Corp.

Wei Liu

Senior Technical Manager for Automotive Coatings, Americas at EMD Performance Materials Corp.
Sun Chemical
BYK-Gardner USA
EMD Performance Materials
Schlenk Metallic Pigments GmbH

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