BOSAD Panels and Paint Schools Will Be Held Online on September 28-30

27 Eylül 2020

An Overview of Technology, R&D and Innovation on September 28

A panel titled “An Overview of Technology, R&D and Innovation: Europe, USA and East Asia” will be held on Monday, September 28, 2020, between 15:30 and 17:30.

Three leading experts, Dr.Victoria Scarborough, Dr.Andrea Mogni and George Pilcher will discuss technological competitiveness, R&D strategies and innovation capacities in paint industries in three geographical market areas, EU, US and East Asia. Attendance is free of charge but registration is required. At the end of the panel, the speakers will answer the questions of the audience in a half hour Q&A session.

Language: English (Turkish translation will be available simultaneously)

For registration:

Bosad Sector Information Panel on September 30

The Paint Manufacturers Association (Bosad) will hold a meeting on Wednesday, September 30, 2020 between 10:00 and 12:00 to provide information on industrial topics.

At the meeting, Bosad Chairman of the Board, Mr. M. Akin Akçalı will inform the participants about the current situation of Turkey and will make assessment of the paint industry and the paint industry expectations in the coming period.

Following Mr. M. Akın Akçalı, Bosad Vice Chairman of the Board, Mr. Rami Atikoğlu, will make a speech about outstanding issues and calls made this year in March at the world Painters Union Meeting which was held in Brazil. His speech will consist topics such as ​​sustainability, decisions taken and the reflection on Turkey paint industry.

Mr. Rami Atikoğlu, will also mention current status of sustainability of the paint industry in Turkey and will also share his views on its future development.

To participate, simply register by clicking the link given below.

Panel language: Turkish (Translated into English will be available simultaneously)

For the registration


Paint Schools on September 29-30

BOSAD will hold the paint schools event, which is planned to be held face-to-face in March but not held due to Covid-19, online this year, on the web on September 29-30. The subjects and contents of the schools will be the same as in March.

Presentations and speeches will be in Turkish, except one, and the conversations will be translated into English simultaneously. The presentation to be made in English will be translated into Turkish simultaneously.

School attendance is free, but registration is required.

The program will run as follows:


29 September 2020, Tuesday                                                             

13:00-15:00    Corrosion and Its Control by Organic Coatings

Lecturer: Mustafa Tuncgenc, Kansai Altan Boya A.S., Turkey


15:30-17:30    Pigment Dispersion

Lecturer: Dr. Clifford Schoff, Schoff Associstes, USA



30 September 2020, Wednesday

13:00-15:00    Color Matching

Lecturers: Gulsen Kocaman; Emre Ongan; Elif Dorum Evsel;

Aysenur Odev, Kansai Altan Boya A.S., Turkey

15:30-17:30    Biocides

Lecturers: Prof. Dr. Yusuf Z. Menceloglu, Sabanci University, Turkey

Assis.Prof. Dr. Nazmiye Ozlem SANLI, İstanbul University, Turkey


For registration:

Corrosion and Its Control by Organic Coatings:


Pigment Dispersion:

Color Matching:



Panels and Paint Schools are organized by Bosad-Paint Industry Association.