Plastics Additives 2007 (Plastics Additives 2)

Venue: Crowne Plaza Riverwalk

Location: San Antonio, Texas, United States

Event Date/Time: Jan 22, 2007 End Date/Time: Jan 24, 2007
Registration Date: Jan 19, 2007
Early Registration Date: Dec 22, 2006
Abstract Submission Date: Sep 01, 2006
Paper Submission Date: Dec 01, 2006
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Description

The theme of "Additives 2007" is "Product Innovation and Added-Value via Plastics Additives." The conference includes:
Technical innovations to improve the manufacturing and marketing of new plastic products.
Overviews by OEMs executives on the role of plastics and additives/modifiers in the manufacturing of commercial products.
End-users views, expectations, and wish-list of new additives and modifiers.
Presentations by Industry Leaders and world renowned Academic Experts on the latest advances in the technology, science and commercial applications of plastics additives/modifiers.
As in past years, numerous business executives and leading professionals will attend this outstanding conference to enjoy a top-quality technical/scientific program, establish new contacts, meet customers, conduct business, and get the latest information on plastic additives & modifiers.
In today's highly competitive global markets, the key to success is increasing productivity, efficiency, and quality. This conference's emphasis is the implementation of technical innovations for achieving long term success.

CONFERENCE SESSIONS



Workshop: Wood Plastics Composites
Monday, January 22, 2:00 - 5:30 pm
Instructors: Frank Maine and Michael Burgoyne



KEYNOTE ADDRESS: Mr. Roger Avakian, Chief Technology Officer, PolyOne Corp.

Session 1: Global Challenges in Plastic Additives
Moderator: Ron Babinsky, Senior Consultant, Townsend Polymer Services

Session 2: End-Users Reviews: Plastics and Additives in Commercial Products
Moderator: Amos Golovoy, AG Research

Session 3: Advances in Science and Technology of Plastic Stabilizers, Antioxidants, and Fire Retardants
Moderators: Sahar Al-Malaika, Aston University, and Chuck Wilkie, Marquette University

Session 4: Functional Fillers and Specialty Additives
Moderator: Amos Golovoy, AG Research

Session 5: Innovations in Processing and Productivity
Moderator Joe Golba, Manager-Processing Technology, PolyOne

Session 6: Pigments, Colorants, & Color Concentrates
Moderator: Scott Russell, Business Manager- Color Concentrates, A. Schulman

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