Los Angeles Society for Coatings Technology

(714) 998-1891 [email protected]




The Los Angeles Society for Coatings Technology (LASCT) is a voluntary, nonprofit trade association. Established May 4, 1924, it is the preeminent organization in the Southern California area representing more than 100 paint and coatings manufacturers, raw materials suppliers, distributors, educators and students.

An important LASCT objective is to provide technical education and professional development to its members and to the Southern California coatings industry through its monthly technical presentations, technical documents, job assistance and scholarships.

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LASCT Monthly Meeting


LASCT wishes everyone a safe and fun summer!

Mark your calendars for the first meeting of the year!

When:   September 8, 2021, 5:30 pm

Holiday Inn
7000 Beach Blvd.
Buena Park, CA 90620



A Charity Fundraiser to support the Western Coatings Technology Center at Cal Poly San Luis Obispo will be held at the WCS.

When:  Sunday, October 17, 2021
Time:  8:00 am shotgun start
Where: Desert Pines Golf Club
3415 E Bonanza Rd,
Las Vegas, NV 89101

More details about the WCS Cal Poly SLO Golf Outing – Click Here

Coating Science and Technology Tutorials offered by Cal Poly San Luis Obispo Professors at the Western Coatings Symposium and Show

Sunday, October 17, 2021

Don’t Gamble with Rheology: It can hurt your cash flow!
Dr. Ray Fernando
10:00 – 11:30 AM

VOCs – How did we get here and where are we going?
Dr. Dane Jones
12:00 – 1:30 PM

Viva Las Variables: Machine Learning in the Coatings Laboratory
Dr. Erik Sapper
2:00 – 3:30 PM

More details about the Cal Poly SLO Coating Science and Technology Tutorials – Click Here



Western Coatings Symposium

The 35th Biennial Western Coatings Symposium and Show
will be held October 17-20, 2021 at
Paris Las Vegas Hotel and Convention Center!

Cal Poly WCS Tutorials – More Information

Cal Poly Golf Outing – More Information

Sponsorships and tabletops are available for purchase!  Don’t miss the opportunity to showcase your company at the show. 

Call for Technical Papers and Student Posters is now open!

For more details, visit www.westerncoatings.org

News & Bulletins


  • May 12, 2021 – May Meeting
  • May 19, 2021 – Zoom Educational Webinar
  • June 9, 2021 – June Meeting

Contact the LASCT office for more information.