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The Golden Gate Society for Coatings Technology (GGSCT) is a voluntary, nonprofit trade association. We represent several paint and coatings manufacturers, raw materials suppliers, distributors, educators and students.

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

2014 Schedule:

September 23rd BBQ at 5:35 p.m.  Night at the Ballgame/Past Presidents Event

<----Click for photos from the September 23rd Ballgame!

Past Presidents (from top left) Tim Specht, Stephen Chang, Hal Harlan, Ken Trautwein (bottom row from left) Sean Feng, Marnie Hartmann, Pat Shaw, Linda Hoselton, Debbie Callen, and Phil Avery

October 8-10:  PNW Coatings Fest: to register for this event or learn additional details go to

October 13th: GGSCT Dinner Meeting 5:30 p.m. Speaker: Laura Lynker Johnson, Imerys at the Gold Coast Grill, Alameda

November 10th: GGSCT Dinner Meeting 5:30 p.m.  Speaker: Dave Posen, InTech Enviornmental at the Gold Coast Grill, Alameda

December 5th:  GGSCT Holiday Luncheon located at Scott's Seafood in Jack London Square. 11:30 a.m.

2015 Schedule:

January 12th: half day Technical Seminar
February:  Crab Feed TBA
March 9th Dinner Meeting TBA
April 13th half day Technical Seminar
May 11th Dinner Meeting
June/July/August/September/October--stay tuned more dates and events to be announced