Here is a summary of the most important world congresses and fairs focused on industrial paints:

Dates Congress/Fair City, Country ECS
3-5 December 2014 Chinacoat Guangzhou, China
10-13 December 2014 Surface Technology India New Delhi, India
26-30 January ASTEC Surface Technology Tokyo, Japan
17-19 February ExpoCoating Moscow Moscow, Russia
24-26 February Israchem Tel Aviv, Israel
3-6 March Interlakokraska Moscow, Russia
9-11 March Middle East Coating Show Dubai, UAE
7-10 April Corrosion Protection. Coatings Minsk Minsk, Belarus
21-23 April European Coating Show Nuremberg, Germany
May Egy-Coat Cairo, Egypt
5-7 May Coatech Monterrey, Mexico
11-13 May Coat Expo China Guangzhou, China
12-13 May Asia Coatings Congress Ho chi Minh, Vietnam
18-20 May ECCA Spring Meeting Krakow, Poland
10-11 June Eurofinish Ghent, Belgium
15-16 July Latin American Coating Show Mexico City, Mexico
September Eurocoat Genova, Italy
17-18 September Asia Pacific Coatings Show Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
15-17 October Paintexpo Eurasia Istanbul, Turkey
November ECCA Autumn Meeting Brussels, Belgium