Roof Coatings Manufacturers Association
2012 Fall Meeting
October 17 – October 19, 2012
Millennium Knickerbocker Hotel Chicago – Chicago, IL



Penny Alston
Roof Coatings Manufacturers Association

Phone: 202-207-1126


Wednesday October 17, 2012 at 11:30 AM
Friday October 19, 2012 at 12:30 PM

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Millennium Knickerbocker Hotel Chicago
163 East Walton Place
Chicago, IL 60611

Phone: (312) 751-8100

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Please join us for the Roof Coatings Manufacturers Association 2012 Fall Meeting in Chicago, IL on October 17-19. The agenda is packed with great speakers, committee updates, and strategic discussions. In addition to updates from the Member Services Committee, Technical Committee, Codes and Standards Task Force, Solar Reflective Coatings Council, and the Government Affairs Committee, there will be presentations from:

-Mark Graham, National Roofing Contractors Association
-Don Portfolio, Gardner-Gibson
-Dwayne Sloan, UL
-Maureen Gorsen, Alston+Bird, LLP
-Craig Brightup, RCMA’s Federal Lobbyist
-Rick Duncan, Spray Polyurethane Foam Alliance
-Dick Baxter, CRS, Inc.
-John Day, Henry Company

Don't miss your chance to hear the latest news on key industry issues - register today!

Meeting Registration:
Registration for the RCMA 2012 Fall Meeting will be open until October 9. Please note that registering for the conference does NOT reserve you a hotel room.

Sponsorship Opportunities:
Sponsoring an event is a great way to get your company’s name in front of the meeting attendees and to demonstrate your support of the industry. If you would like to sponsor, you will have the opportunity on the registration form.

Hotel Information:
Millennium Knickerbocker Hotel Chicago
163 East Walton Place
Chicago, IL 60611
(312) 751-8100

Hotel Reservations:
To make your hotel reservation, please contact the hotel directly. Reserve your room by calling (312) 751-8100 and referencing RCMA. 


Schedule of Events

Wednesday, October 17

11:30am – 12:30pm
Bus departs from hotel
1:30pm – 2:45pm
Owens Corning Technical Laboratory and Facility Tour
3:00pm Bus departs from Owens Corning
4:00pm – 6:00pm
Asphalt 101 Workshop


Thursday, October 18

7:00am – 8:00am
8:00am – 8:15am
RCMA President's Update
8:15am – 8:45am
Technical Committee Update
8:45am – 9:15am
RCMA / CRRC Substrate Study Results
  Don Portfolio, Gardner-Gibson
9:15am – 9:45am
Spray Polyurethane Foam Alliance Issues and Activities
  Rick Duncan, Spray Polyurethane Foam Alliance
9:45am – 10:00am
Solar Reflective Coatings Council
10:00am – 10:15am
Morning Networking Break
10:15am – 11:00am
National Roofing Contractors Association Update
  Mark Graham, National Roofing Contractors Association
11:00am – 12:00pm
Underwriters Laboratories Update
  Dwayne Sloan, UL
12:00pm – 1:00pm
1:00pm – 1:45pm
Codes and Standards Update
1:45pm – 2:45pm
Green Chemistry Alliance
  Maureen Gorsen, Alston+Bird, LLP
2:45pm – 3:00pm
Afternoon Networking Break
3:00pm – 3:30pm
Member Services Committee Update
3:30pm – 4:30pm
RCMA Government Affairs Update
  Craig Brightup, RCMA Lobbyist
4:30pm – 5:00pm
NRCA Roof Coatings Guide
  Dick Baxter, CRS, Inc.
5:30pm – 7:00pm

Friday, October 19

7:00am – 8:00am
8:00am – 9:00am
GHS Hazardous Communications
  John Day, Henry Company
9:00am – 10:00am
Government Affairs Committee Update
10:00am – 10:30am
RCMA Issues & Answers
10:30am – 12:30pm
Board of Directors Meeting