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2019 Plastics & Rubber In Automotive

Jan. 14-15, 2019.  The Plastics & Rubber In Automotive Conference returns with a new location, a new partner, and a new timeframe.  Rubber & Plastics News is collaborating with sister publication Plastics News to bring together two great conferences, Rubber in Automotive and Plastics In Automotive.  Each conference will have its own agenda, but they will share exhibit space and networking opportunities so attendees can explore the synergies that exist for suppliers to the automotive industry.  Join us at the Suburban Collection Showplace, Novi, Michigan.

2019 Healthcare Elastomer Conference

NEW EVENT! The Healthcare Elastomer Conference will provide to the engineers of the medical community to new technologies, trends, and ideas in elastomers.
Plan to join us in Schaumburg, IL, May 21-22, 2019 for this new event in the dynamic healthcare industry.

2019 International Latex Conference

Aug. 6-7, 2019.  The International Latex Conference returns!  Conference Chairman Jim Finn, President of Akron Dispersions, will once again be organizing the conference.  The program will encompass innovations in materials, processes, technology, and what's ahead for the latex industry.  Join us at the Hilton Akron/Fairlawn for two days of insight and networking in this important industry.  More information will be coming soon.  For now, block those days on your calendar.

2019 ITEC In Focus: Green Tire

Sept. 25-26, 2019. ITEC In Focus turns the spotlight on a growing area of the tire industry, green tires.  The conference topics will include bio materials as alternatives to rubber, sustainability, recycling, silica treads, and more.  If you want to learn about the materials, processes and technology around this burgeoning segment of the industry, from leaders in its advancement, don't miss this conference.  Plan to join us at the Sheraton Suites on the river in Cuyahoga Falls, OH.  More information will be available soon.  

2019 Hose Manufacturers Conference

Nov. 12-13, 2019.  Join us for the Hose Manufacturers Conference at the Sheraton Suites in Cuyahoga Falls,Ohio.  This conference brings together hose manufacturers, end users, material suppliers and researchers for a 360° view of a product that is critical in industrial, automotive, hydraulics and many other applications.  Discuss the latest innovations and network with industry leaders.

More information will be available soon.  In the meantime, mark your calendar and plan to attend.

2018 ITEC Tire Manufacturing

ITEC 2018 has come to a successful conclusion.  Thanks to all the exhibitors, sponsors, speakers and attendees for making this another great success.  This year 16% of ITEC attendees came from 22 other countries across five continents to be at this industry event where people from throughout the tire manufacturing industry come together to exchange information and ideas while making valuable connections.  We’re already working on plans to make the next ITEC, being held in Akron, OH Sept. 15-17, 2020, bigger and better than ever.  Plan now to join us. 

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