Showcase your expertise & research at the 29th Annual NPC Conference in San Diego! We're looking for manuscripts and presentations covering a range of swimming pool plastering-related topics.

Based on the submission of abstracts, selected individuals will be invited to submit their paper and deliver presentations at the Annual Conference in February, 2018. Presentations will be selected based on the specific criteria, including relevance, originality and non-commercial tone and content. Abstracts will be reviewed and evaluated by the Education Committee of the National Plasterers Council as they organize the program for the 2018 NPC Conference.

Review the brochure and submit your presentation by September 1st!


NPC is proud to present the Rey Perales Memorial Scholarship to children of NPC Members and their employees every year and we are now accepting applications for 2018. This award is announced every year at the NPC Annual Conference.

View the application online or download the PDF and plan your submission today!


Event Spotlight

The International Pool | Spa | Patio Expo is North America's largest industry event covering all segments of pool, spa, and outdoor living. More than 525 manufacturers will be on display, covering 138,000 square feet of exhibits. Here, you'll make new business connections and be given the opportunity to take part in a world-class and unmatched education program. There will also be numerous networking events for you to mingle with industry peers.

Welcome New Members!

Zac Nicholas
The Pool Boys

Joseph Laurino
Periodic Products, Inc.

Jose Zambrano
Z & Z Pools 
Zach Brazier
Global Specialty Contractors Inc.

Kevin McAuley

David Keim
Aquatic Builders, Ltd.
Gary Gunderson
Mr. Carlos Pools & Construction Inc.

Vincent Mars

Roddy Brown
Apex Pavers & Pools

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