Aerosol Summit – March 27-29, 2022


Your conference registration for the 2020 conference with us has carried over to the new dates in 2022. 

Please contact the NAA office should you need confirmation of your registration

The decision to reschedule the Aerosol Summit due to Covid-19 restrictions fell within 30 days of the original conference dates, the hotel contract stipulates that the contract is non-refundable.  The non-profit trade associations (NAA, WAIB, SATA, EAA and MAA) hosting this conference, are obligated to the hotel contracts and cannot afford to offer conference registration refunds at this time. We do thank you for your understanding.


We are asking all attendees to follow all Covid-19 guidelines in place at the time of the event recommended by the CDC, State of TN and the County, City, of Nashville and the Sheraton Grand Nashville.

The Hotel Location is the same. Sheraton Grand Nashville.

You can make your hotel reservation for the March 27-29, 2022 – Conference. Link below

You do not want to miss our evening events the very popular Kayne Prime Restaurant and the  “Nashville Music Experience”.

The Schedule is:

Sunday March 27, 2022, 4:30-6:00 – Registration and Cocktail Reception – Skye Lounge a rooftop experience with views of Nashville.

Monday, March 28, 2022,  – Full Day of Speakers followed by Dinner at Kayne Prime Restaurant.

8:00-9:00 Breakfast Buffet – Legislative Terrace & Broadway Kitchen

9:00-4:15 Speaker program

6:00-10:00 Cocktails & Dinner Kayne Prime Steakhouse

Tuesday, March 29, 2022 – ½ Day of Speakers with an afternoon to explore before the organized “Nashville Music Experience” we have planned for you.

8:00-9:00 Breakfast Buffet – Legislative Terrace & Broadway Kitchen

9:00-12:00 Speaker program

4:00 – 7:00 Broadway Street Musical Tour of Nashville

The Stage, Jason Aldean’s, Tootsies

We look forward to seeing you in Nashville at the Sheraton Grand Nashville for the Aerosol Summit 2022 Conference.

With the hotel link below – if you want to extend your stay by coming in Saturday or staying to Wednesday you must click the check availability button then put in your dates, choose a room to book and follow the prompts.

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Conference attendance dramatically enhances both your professional and personal development, as well as provide you with tools and skills which cannot be taught in-house or online. The focused nature of learning at a conference allows you to dig deeper with the understanding of your topic of interest. This is also an opportunity to learn beyond your field of interest.

Please do not put off your conference registration & hotel booking.

Some of our Speakers

Keynote Ron Garan, Astronaut, “Perspective”: We live in a world where the possibilities are only limited by our imagination and our will to act. Imagine what we can accomplish by working together to overcome the challenges facing our industry.

Brent Lindberg Amazon HazMat Distribution, Principal & Founder, Fuseneo, Inc. Consumer Products Shipping/Aerosol Distribution Challenges: “Staying calm under pressure: making aerosols work for e-com”.

Joe Bowen, Aeropres, : Joe will be presenting the basics of “What’s the Risk”. A report on Aerosol Safety.

Patrick Gieske: Technical Director – Seymour of Sycamore. A Formulator’s Viewpoint on Gaskets, Valve Testing, and Other Component Considerations: This will be an overview of the various compounds that make up gaskets, the effect of solvents on gaskets, considerations when choosing a gasket type, and test data from the testing of the various gasket materials from a supplier. How does the effect on gasket choice impact the product performance in production and the customers’ hands. Will also touch on the effect of products on other aerosol components.

Paul Jackson, Technical Director, British Aerosol Manufacturers Association, “Refillables and Trends in the UK “

Ian Renz, Founder & Director of Experience, ShowMeVirtual & Royce Marcus, Producer & Head of Business Development, ShowMeVirtual: Augmented Reality – The magic that comes when imagination becomes reality: Ian & Royce will explore the use of augmented and virtual reality technology in the aerosol industry. In addition to reviewing real-world case studies, we will break down concepts and strategies your organization can utilize to integrate immersive media experiences into your sales, marketing, and training pipelines.

Ravi Ramalingam, Branch Chief, Consumer Products & Air Quality, CARB,  “CARB – Regulation and the Management of Complex Systems”

Nicholas Georges, Director of Scientific Affairs, HCPA, “Recycling Empty Aerosol Containers: Industry Challenges”: For years, the aerosol industry has been encouraging consumer’s to recycle empty aerosol containers. But with a lack of robust infrastructure and cohesive messaging at the Metal Recycling Facility level, empty aerosol cans may not be as recyclable as we’d like. The aerosol industry needs to aggressively find solutions to improve recycling rates and start measuring success.

Scott Carpenter, Vice President of Marketing and Partner Innovation at Formulated Solutions, Millennial Trends and Creating Opportunities in Consumer Healthcare Aerosols: It is well documented that Millennials are redefining the concept of what it means to be healthy. As this generation combines the concept of one’s physical health with more a holistic sense of mental and full-body well-being, the influence Millennials are beginning to exert over Consumer HealthCare industry is becoming more clearly defined and understood. Scott’s presentation will dive into these trends and the opportunities that are emerging for those innovating in the Consumer HealthCare space.

Mallory Huron, Beauty Editor, Fashion Snoops, Future Trends: From Culture to Product : Fashion Snoops will discuss how macro cultural shifts are shaping future trends and influencing product design. Fashion Snoops focuses on first understanding the fundamental “whys” that are driving cultural movements, and then tracking how these movements are affecting design. From larger issues of sustainability and environmental permanxiety, to trending textures, packaging, and materials, to market confirmation, Fashion Snoops will walk you through how macro cultural movements make their way down to store shelves, and how brands can stay ahead of the curve by looking to the future.