What is NACE Corrosion Demo Day?

NACE Corrosion Demo Day is a unique opportunity to get an up-close and hands-on experience through live demonstrations of corrosion prevention products and services by some of the top local and international industry providers. New this year, NACE has partnered with the Coating Society of the Houston Area giving registered attendees the chance to visit their annual tradeshow right there on site!

Set in a casual environment, this event is a great way to hang out with industry peers and make new connections. Over 300 people are expected to attend, so be sure to arrive early to see live demonstrations of various corrosion prevention products including:

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Schedule of Events

April 12, 2019

NACE Corrosion Demo Day/Coating Society of the Houston Area Tradeshow open
Lunch served by CSHA/International Paint

3 - 4:30 p.m.
Technical Program at the CSHA Annual Tradeshow in Campbell Hall

5 p.m.
Demonstrations end at NACE Corrosion Demo Day

6 - 7 p.m.
Crawfish Dinner at the CSHA Annual Tradeshow in Campbell Hall

6:45 p.m.
Coating Society of the Houston Area Awards

7 - 10 p.m.
Live Band at the CSHA Annual Tradeshow

Please note door prizes such as gift cards, fishing rods, Yeti coolers, and more will be drawn throughout the day at the CSHA Annual Tradeshow.

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What You Need to Know Before the Show

Dress Code

NACE Corrosion Demo Day will take place outside on an asphalt parking lot. We highly encourage attendees to wear casual attire such as jeans, dry fit shirts, t-shirts, etc. Because of the type of demonstrations taking place all attendees are required to wear closed toe shoes.


Protective goggles, ear protection, and masks will be provided for your safety.


Lunch is included with registration and serving will begin at noon in Campbell Hall.

Provided by:


Water will be provided outside for attendees. Sodas, coffee and other beverages will be provided in Campbell Hall by the CSHA.

Crawfish Dinner

A crawfish dinner, provided by the Coating Society of the Houston Area, is available for purchase for $30 per person when you register.

Provided by:


Live demonstrations will take place periodically throughout the day from noon to 5 p.m. Each demonstrating company will demonstrate their products at various times.

Hotels near the Pasadena Convention Center

The following hotels are located nearby the Pasadena Fairgrounds. NACE does not have any special rates with any of the hotels.

Intown Suites Pasadena – 1.7 miles
6330 Fairmont Parkway
Pasadena, TX 77505
Phone: 281-991-7897

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Houston East – 2.8 miles
5450 Vista Road
Pasadena, TX 77505
Phone: 877-859-5095

Hampton Inn & Suites Pasadena – 2.9 miles
4741 East Sam Houston Parkway S
Pasadena, TX 77505
Phone: 281-998-3300

Fairfield Inn & Suites – 2.7 miles
3640 East Sam Houston Parkway S
Pasadena, TX 77505
Phone: 832-664-8870

La Quinta Inn & Suites Pasadena – 2.8 miles
3490 East Sam Houston Parkway S
Pasadena, TX 77505
Phone: 281-991-7771

Residence Inn Pasadena – 2.9 miles
4711 East Sam Houston Parkway S
Pasadena, TX 77505
Phone: 832-328-0450