The Annual Technical Meeting is held each fall, alternating between Tokyo, Osaka and Nagoya. As many as 100 original research papers are presented at oral and poster sessions, covering a wide range of subjects relating to pigments, paints, printing inks, products, characterization and so on. Plenary and Motegi Memorial lectures are also presented on special topics. A Technical Forum, for the dissemination of interesting and useful information and including an exhibition, is held concurrent to the meeting.
The Annual General Meeting held in February is one of the most important events of the Society. The schedule and budget of the Society for the following year, as well as the Annual Reports, are approved by all participating members.
Invited lectures, given by distinguished scientists and engineers, covering a wide field of topics of current interest are presented in parallel with this meeting.