The Composite Panel Association and Surface & Panel present the 2019 Material, Technology & Design Symposium at the CPA Fall Meeting. In its third year, this innovative event unites manufacturers, suppliers, specifiers and end-users to learn about cutting-edge design trends, materials and technology. The symposium and CPA meeting feature notable speakers, dynamic education sessions, broad networking opportunities and an exhibit hall displaying the world’s finest décor materials and technology. 

meeting minutes

Download Meeting Minutes (CPA members only)


Download Meeting Presentations (CPA members only)

meeting materials

Download Meeting Materials (CPA members only)

hotel information

The meeting will be held at the AAA Four-Diamond Grand Hyatt Denver which is located heart of downtown Denver near entertainment, business, and the theater districts.

The CPA block is currently sold out.  To be added to the waiting list, please contact Amy Woodward

meeting Registration

Registration for the MTD Symposium/CPA Fall Meeting can be completed online by clicking below.



-Symposium Attendee* @ $770  (Attendees must meet mandatory eligibilty requirements to attend *  See list of requirements below.  Registration includes all symposium events.)

-CPA Member Attendee  (Registration includes all CPA meetings and Symposium events.)

  • CPA Member with RED Donation @ $795

  • CPA Member (no donation) @ $770​

-Spouse @ $225  (Registration includes Welcome Reception, Spouse/Friend Breakfast, and Chairman's Reception and Dinner.)

*Symposium Attendee Eligibilty Requirements  (The Symposium reserves the right to withdraw a registration with full refund if attendee does not meet the criteria below) 

To be eligible to attend the Symposium, you must fit into one of the following groups: 

  • Composite Panel Association members (To join, please visit CPA)
  • Manufacturers and fabricators of composite panels with active North American manufacturing operations (sales/distribution offices do not qualify)
  • Furniture, cabinets, closets, store fixtures and other finished product and component manufacturers
  • Raw material suppliers of decorative surfaces/overlays, equipment, resin/adhesives, printers, hardware, technology
  • Architecture/Design Professionals and Students

Cancellation Policy: Cancellations for all or part of your registartion are due in writing by September 20 minus a $50 administrative fee. Registrations may be transferred to a colleague at any time with written notice to CPA.


CPA and Surface & Panel magazine have partnered to produce the 2019 Material, Technology & Design Symposium at the CPA Fall Meeting. Exhibits are being handled by Surface Panel.

Interested in becoming an exhibitor? Contact Ryan Wagner or call (920) 261-1945 for more information. 

meeting schedule

Meeting Schedule (as of October 2, 2019)

Please contact Allyson O'Sullivan if you have any questions. 


Sponsor contributions greatly enhance the program and events of the annual meetings. CPA is grateful for the generous support received from the following sponsors in support of the 2019 Material, Technology & Design Symposium at the CPA Fall Meeting. 














attendee list

Attendee List  (Updated Oct 3, 2019)




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