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

Title: Cal Poly San Luis Obispo Student Research Spotlight

Students and Topics:

Self-Reinforced Interpenetrating Liquid Crystal Elastomers
Caleb Chang

Synereses, Bridging Flocculation, and Rheology Correlations in Latex-HEUR Aqueous Compositions
Isabel Lambert

Predicting Comonomer Reactivity using Quantitative Structure-Activity Relationships and Neural Networks
Alia Lescoulie

Small Molecule Studies on Isocyanurate Bond Dynamicity
Kathyrn Lee

Moderator: Dr. Erik Sapper

When: February 12, 2021, 5:30 PM

Where:  Zoom

RSVP:  Please RSVP by 10 am PT, Tuesday, May 11.
A link to the Zoom Meeting will be sent to you.
Email LASCT at: [email protected] or call (714) 998-1891

More details about speaker and meeting can be found here: 

Webinars and Seminars

Title: Rheology – Chemistry, Theory, Mechanism, Application
Speaker: Sam Morell, Founder of samMorell.com
When: April 23rd, 2021, 10:00 – 11:00 AM PST

More Details Here

Register Here by April 22nd, 2021


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!

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


  • April 14, 2021 – April Meeting
  • April 23, 2021 – Zoom Educational Webinar
  • May 12, 2021 – May Meeting

Contact the LASCT office for more information.