AKRON (March 29, 2012)—Two more companies have signed on as exhibitors to at the International Silicone Conference in Akron, May 1-2.
Wittmann Battenfeld and Quimosa will exhibit at the event, which will include 14 presentations. It will take place at the Hilton Akron/Fairlawn hotel. Rubber & Plastics News, Wacker Silicones and Shin Etsu Silicones are organizing the activity.
Wittmann is a global manufacturer that provides automation technology and auxiliary equipment, from autonomous work cells to centrally managed and controlled system solutions. Battenfeld is a major producer of injection molding equipment.
Quimosa, based in Guadalajara, Mexico, is a distributor of specialty chemicals for a number of companies.
Other exhibitors at the conference include BlueStar Silicones, Wacker Silicones and Shin Etsu Silicones.
The presentations at the day-and-a-half conference will include papers on regulatory impacts on the silicone industry, product innovations and an emphasis on liquid silicone rubber and medical applications.
To register or for more information, visit www.rubbernews.com/conferences/2012/silicone, or click on the conference icon at this website's home page.