DÜSSELDORF, GERMANY (Aug. 20, 10:40 a.m. EDT) — Two conferences leading to the start of K 2001 will provide a good springboard to events at the show itself.
On Oct. 22-24, Maack Business Systems will present Specialty Plastic Films 2001, its annual conference on plastic film, sheets and coatings. The event, held at the Dusseldorf Hilton, will feature 36 presentations on products and technologies.
The event will focus on new materials, advanced processing equipment, application developments and industry breakthroughs. An estimated 300 worldwide experts on the film market are expected to attend.
For conference information or to register, contact Maack in Zurich, Switzerland, at +41 1 781-3040 or www.MBSpolymer.com.
Running Oct. 23-24, Schotland Business Research Inc. of Skillman, N.J., has organized K-Plast 2001, a diverse, two-day affair with concurrent sessions on a range of plastic processes, materials and applications. The event will be at Swissotel in Dusseldorf.
More than 45 speakers will cover a gamut of topics including joint, first-day sessions on commodity resins and processing innovations and speakers covering automotive, packaging and the electronic and electrical end markets. Other featured sessions include talks on specialty polymers and compounded resins.
Both conferences include executives from many resin, equipment and processing companies sharing their industry insights.
For information on K-Plast 2001, contact Schotland Business Research at 609-466-9191 or www.schotland.com.