The Color Pigments Manufacturing Association (CPMA) has issued a call for papers for the “Innovation in Color Technology” conference, set for April 20-22, 2005, at the Hyatt Regency Baltimore. The event is co-sponsored by Rodman Publishing, the publisher of Happi, Coatings World and Ink World. Organizers said it will cover the latest technology and innovations in pigments for inks, coating, cosmetics, ceramics, plastics and other applications. More info: (703) 684-4044; Fax: (703) 684-1795; E-mail: cpma@cpma. com; Website: www.pigments.org.