The Congress will provide a platform for the scientists and professionals from the academia and the industry to come together and share their experience, establishing bridges between new concepts in science and technology on the one hand and applications in the industry on the other hand.

Abstracts of the articles and posters to be presented at the Congress should be sent to the Congress Secretariat via e-mail in MS Word format by Friday, 29 September 2023. Abstracts should not exceed 300 words.

The Scientific Committee reserves the right to accept or reject presentations and to decide whether they should be oral or in the form of posters. The authors will be notified of the Committee’s decisions by Friday, 13 October 2023.

During paintistanbul & Turkcoat Congress we adopt one or more themes which we highlight either in keynote speeches or in presentations by eminent speakers, who are globally recognized with the selected topics such as innovation, functionality, sustainability, digitalization, artificial intelligence.

Presentations must be non-commercial in their outlook; they must instead be focused on scientific and technological content. The use of trade names and trademarks must be avoided wherever possible.

Abstracts and full papers must be written in English. Optionally Turkish translations can be included.

Kindly observe the following rules in writing the papers which will help us format the Congress Proceedings as uniformly as possible. Full papers should be written in MS Word, with text body 12 pt, headlines 14 pt, Times New Roman fonts, 1,5 line spacing, 3 cm margins on the sides and at the bottom of the page. Full papers should not exceed 8 A4 pages including the text, illustrations, graphs, pictures, tables and references.

Oral presentations during the Congress will be limited to 25 minutes with 5 minutes for Q&A. Poster presentations should be arranged to fit into an area of 70×90 cm and the text should be legible from a distance of 2-3 meters.
In case the size of the attachment is too big and creates difficulties in delivering the mail, please contact the Secretariat for support. 

All accepted papers (oral or poster presentations) will be published in the Congress Proceedings Book.

Congress Subjects

1. Novel Raw Materials
2. Nano Particles and Nano Structures
3. Fundamental Studies on the Mechanisms of Film Formation Curing Aging of Organic Coatings
4. Functional Coatings and Microencapsulation Anti-microbial Coatings
Low Dirt Pick up Coatings
Easy to Clean Coatings (anti-graffiti)
Self Cleaning Coatings
5. Waterborne Coatings
6. Architectural Paints
7. Automotive Coatings
8. Marine and Protective Coatings
9. Industrial Coatings
Wood / Furniture Coatings
Powder Coatings
Coil Coatings
Can Coatings
10. Adhesives, Sealants and Construction Chemicals
11. Printing Inks
12. Sustainable Technologies and Regulatory Issues
Renewable Raw Materials
UV/EB Curable System
Energy Efficient Applications and Curing Technologies
Reduction and Recycling of Waste, Originating from Manufacturing and Application
Low VOC System
REACH, KKDIK (Turkish REACH) and other Regulatory Issues
13. Paint Manufacturing Technologies
14. Testing and Analytical Methods