About Conference


Scope of the Conference

The three-day Conference, “ Automotive Paints & Coatings” , will offer a unique three track forum for all professionals who specify and use Coatings on Automotive & Automotive parts, as well as for Coating Manufacturers automotive painting techniques, and raw material suppliers. The Conference also provides an ideal opportunity to meet colleagues with similar interests, to establish new contacts and possibly new working relationships.

Conference Program :

Tuesday, May 15 th.

7:00 AM – 10:00 AM
Opening Ceremony
7:00 AM – 9:00 AM Registration
9:00 AM – 10:00 AM Welcome & Conference Introduction
10:00 AM – 10:25 AM

Exhibition & Poster Presentation Break

Session 1
10:30 AM – 11:45 AM

Members of Panel:
Dr. A. Yousefi, Prof. M. Piens, Dr. A. Khosravi

10:30 AM–10:50 AM

SAIPA ' S Achievements in Automotive Coatings

Mr. M. Sheikh Attar, Deputy Dir. of Production , SAIPA Co.

10:55 AM–11:15 AM

Approaches & Abilities of IKCO Paint Technologies from Yesterday till Tomorrow

Mr. B. Maham, Director of Paintshop # 1, IKCO Co.
Mr .M.Motamed, Director of Paintshop # 2,3 , IKCO Co.

11:20 AM– 11:40 AM

The Supply Trend for Iranian Automotive OEM Coatings- Since 1993

Mr. I. Etemad Emami, Chairman – Paint & Resin Manufacturers Association of Iran
11:45 AM – 12:00 AM Exhibition & Poster Presentation
12 AM – 12:55 AM Lunch & Pray

Session 2
13:00 PM – 14:50 PM

Members of Panel: Dr. S. Bastani , Prof. S. Moradian, Mr. M.R. Sheikh Attar

13:00 PM – 13:25 PM

The Effect of Dispersing Agent Additives on the Quality of the Dispersion and Mechanical Properties of an Automotive Surfacer Layer Pigmented with a TiO 2 Pigment

Prof. J. Guthrie, University of Leeds
13:30 PM – 13:55 PM

Carbon Black Filled Electrodeposited Films for Two- Coat Electrocoa ting Appl ications

Dr. S. Rastegar, Farayand Rang Khodro Co.

14:00 PM – 14:45 PM

Accelerated Light Fastness/ Weathering Methods in the Automotive Industry

‌ Dr. C.van Teylingen ‌ , Atlas Material Testing Technology BV

14:50 PM – 15:10 PM Exhibition & Poster Presentation

Session 3
15:15 PM – 17:10 PM

Members of Panel : Prof. J. Guthrie, Dr. B. Shirkavand, Mr. A. Memarzade

15:15 PM – 15:40 PM

Study of Appearance Changes of Different Repair Finishes

Dr .M. Mohseni, AmirKabir University of Technology / IKCO Co.

15:45 PM – 16:10 PM

Factors that Influence Film Shrinkage, and Film Shrinkage as a Part of Coatings Cost

Ms. A. Marashi, SAIPA Co

16:15 PM – 16:40 PM

The Study of Temperature and Curing Time on Physical and Mechanical Properties of Automotive Coatings with Different Substrate Treatments

Mr. S.M. Kassiriha, Amirkabir University of Technology

16:45 PM – 17:10 PM

Physical and Mechanical Properties of Automotive Paints

Prof. M Piens, Coatings Research Institute- Belgium

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2007 Institute for Colorants, Paint & Coating.