Annual Midwest Coating Seminar
Underwritten by IntelliFinishing
Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tulsa
777 West Cherokee Street
Catoosa, OK 74051
Kevin Biller - a.k.a Joe Powder
Not everything we endeavor works to plan so Joe Powder will be available to field your questions, comments and perplexities regarding powder coating technology. Joe writes a column that has appeared in Finishing Today, Metal Finishing, IndiaPowderCoatings, Asia Paint and Coatings Journal and Powder Coated Tough publications. Joe will do his best to point you in the right direction to solve your coating issues. This is an informal session so feel free to bring all your queries and challenges for Joe.
|10:00am - 10:30am||Registration Check-in|
|10:30am - 10:45am||Introduction|
|10:45am - 12:00pm||Kevin Biller|
|12:00pm - 1:00pm||Lunch|
|1:00pm - 2:00pm||Michael Dilday|
|2:00pm - 2:15pm||Break|
|2:15pm - 3:30pm||Ask Joe Powder|
|3:30pm - 5:00pm||Networking, Appetizers & Beverages|
More About Our Speakers:
Kevin began his career in powder coatings in 1978 at the Glidden Paint Company. He held various technical positions during his 15 years there including Group Leader – Automotive Coatings, and Section Leader – European Laboratory while he worked in Birmingham, England for Glidden’s parent ICI Paints.
Kevin left ICI to become the Development Manager for Herberts Powder Coatings in which he was responsible for advancing new technology.
Since 1998 Kevin has been:
- President of Wabash Powder Coatings
- President/Owner of IRIS Powder Coatings, Inc.
- Vice President/General Manager for Jamestown Powder Coatings
- Technical Editor of Finishing Today magazine
- Technical Director for Hentzen Coatings
In 2007 Biller established the Powder Coating Research Group. This R&D laboratory is a center of excellence for powder coating technology including coating evaluation, testing and product development.
Kevin has four US Patents in powder coating technology. He has delivered numerous papers and has written over 100 articles on industrial coatings. He has published a handbook “Powder Coatings: Foundation for the Novice Formulator” in 2004 by BNP Media, Troy, MI. He is the Technical Editor of Powder Coated Tough magazine and regularly writes a monthly column “Ask Joe Powder” for a number of publications.
Read Kevin's recent article, "Don't Blame the Powder" as seen in the January/February issue of Powder Coated Tough Magazine.
Mike Dilday is a graduate of Bowling Green State University and has 18 years of robotic paint experience at FANUC America as a sales account manager.