fbpx 2020 Painting Technology Workshop | University of Kentucky College of Engineering

Institute of Research for Technology Development

2020 Painting Technology Workshop

October 26-29, 2020

The organizing committee of PTW 2020 would like to welcome you to the PTW2020, PTW2020 is known for convening in an intimate setting at the University of Kentucky for two days of inspiring, and innovative discussions from world-class speakers on the most relevant challenges facing the automotive painting industry.

Network with the experts from academia and industry to cover research efforts to enhance and develop painting technologies. Areas covered include but not limited to:

  • New and emerging paint material technologies
  • Paint shop automation and Paint 4.0
  • New and emerging paint application technologies
  • Inspection and paint shop environment monitoring systems
  • Paint-related waste disposal and recycling



Schedules will be announced soon

If you are interested in presenting please contact: Ahmad Salaimeh - 859-218-3639


Registration – $950
Exhibitor fee – $350
Presenters – Attend Free

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For more information

For Technical Information: Ahmad Salaimeh - 859-218-3639
For Registration Information: Sandra Dunn - 859-257-4886


The conference will be held in Lexington, Kentucky, at the
The Hillary J. Boone Center
500 Rose St., Lexington, Kentucky 40508

Suggested Hotels

Hyatt Regency Lexington
401 West High Street
Phone: 859-253-1234
Link: Hyatt Regency Lexington

Hilton Lexington Downtown
369 West Vine Street
Phone: 833-959-1048
Link: Hilton Lexington Downtown

Home2 Suites by Hilton
126 East Lowry Lane
Phone: 859-313-5200
Link: Home2 Suites by Hilton Lexington University / Medical Center
SpringHill Suites Lexington 
863 South Broadway
Phone: 859-225-1500
Link: SpringHill Suites Lexington
The Campbell House Curio by Hilton
1375 South Broadway
Phone: 833-959-1048
Link: The Campbell House Curio by Hilton

PTW Committee

Kozo Saito (University of Kentucky, Program Director)

Ahmad Salaimeh (University of Kentucky, Technical Leader)

Scott Adams (Boeing)

Nelson Akafuah (University of Kentucky)

Scott Cliffrod (Fanuc)

Kevin Ellwood (Ford)

Xinyu Lu (PPG)

Ali Monazahian (Kawasaki Robotics)

Piotr Nikonczuk (West Pomeranian University of Technology, Poland)

Jim Pakkala (DURR)

Gabriela Patrick (Toyota Motor Manufacturing North America)

Martin Neito Perez (Instituto Politecnico Nacional, Mexico)

Srinivasan Chandrasekaran Rasipuram (University of Louisville)

Oliver Tiedje (Fraunhofer institute)

Jason J. Willoughby (Graco)

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