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10/14/2018

October 14-18 at the Rio All-Suites Hotel in Las Vegas, NV. Organized by the American Concrete Institute. Contact Alexandria Prokic, 248-848-3795 (alex.prokic@concrete.org, www.aciconvention.org).

10/14/2018

October 14-18 at the Greater Columbus Convention Center in Columbus, OH. Colocated with MS&T18 — Materials Science & Technology Technical Meeting and Exhibition. Conducted by the American Ceramic Society (ACerS). Contact ACerS, 866-721-3322 (customerservice@ceramics.org, www.ceramics.org).

10/14/2018

October 14-18 at the Greater Columbus Convention Center in Columbus, OH. Colocated with the American Ceramic Society (ACerS) 120th Annual Meeting. Sponsored by NACE International. Contact ACerS customer service, 866-721-3322 (customerservice@ceramics.org, www.matscitech.org).

10/15/2018

October 15-18 at the Kay Bailey Hutchinson Convention Center in Dallas, TX. Organized by the American Composites Manufacturers Association (ACMA) and the Society for the Advancement of Material and Process Engineering (SAMPE). Contact Anessa Sanchez-Olguin, 626-521-9460 (anessa@sampe.org, www.thecamx.org).

10/15/2018

October 15-18 at the Kay Bailey Hutchinson Convention Center in Dallas, TX. Organized by the Industrial Fabrics Association International (IFAI). Contact IFAI, 800-225-4324 (ifaiexpo@ifai.com, www.ifai.com).

10/17/2018

October 17-18 at Antwerp Expo in Antwerp, Belgium. Organized by Easyfairs. Contact Easyfairs, +32 03 2805300 (antwerp@easyfairs.com, www.easyfairs.com/solids-antwerp-2018).

10/17/2018

October 17-19 at The Omni Montelucia in Scottsdale, AZ. Contact FIBCA, 952-412-8867 (info@fibca.com, www.fibca.com).

10/17/2018

October 17-19 at the Charlotte Convention Center in Charlotte, NC. Conducted by the Association of Energy Engineers (AEE). Contact Connie Meadows, 770-447-5083 (connie@aeecenter.org, www.energycongress.com).

10/18/2018

October 18-20 at the Minneapolis Convention Center in Minneapolis, MN. Sponsored by the Society of Women Engineers (SWE). Contact SWE, 877-793-4636 (hq@swe.org, we18.swe.org).

10/18/2018

October 18-21 at the InterContinental San Francisco in San Francisco, CA. Conducted by the Air Movement and Control Association International Inc. (AMCA). Contact Janet Blanchfield, 847-704-6255 (jblanchfield@amca.org, www.amca.org).

10/21/2018

October 21-23 at the Hilton London Metropole in London, United Kingdom. Organized by AACC International (AACCI). Contact AACCI, 651-454-7250 (aacc@scisoc.org, www.aaccnet.org).

10/22/2018

October 22-24 at the Holiday Inn Orlando-Disney Springs in Lake Buena Vista, FL. Conducted by the University of Wisconsin–Madison department of engineering professional development. Course gives a comprehensive overview of pilot plant creation, including cost factors, design, space requirements, control systems, safety, startup, and maintenance. Contact Elaine M. Andrysick, 608-262-8708 (elaine.andrysick@wisc.edu, https://epd.wisc.edu).

10/23/2018

October 23-25 in Las Vegas, NV. Conducted by ASTM International. Course covers basic principles, techniques, and equipment for the most commonly used physical and analytical tests on polymeric materials, including mechanical properties, chemical analysis, combustibility, instrumental analysis, and thermal aging. Contact Alyson Fick, 610-832-9640 (afick@astm.org, www.astm.org).

10/25/2018

October 25-28 at the Saddlebrook Resort in Tampa, FL. Conducted by the Paper Shipping Sack Manufacturers’ Association (PSSMA). Contact PSSMA, 610-282-6845 (info@pssma.org, www.pssma.org).

10/28/2018

October 28-31 at the George R. Brown Convention Center in Houston, TX. Organized by the American Society for Nondestructive Testing (ASNT). Contact Christine Schnitzer, 614-274-6003 (cschnitzer@asnt.org, www.asnt.org).

10/28/2018

October 28-31 at the Hilton Portland & Executive Tower in Portland, OR. Organized by TAPPI. Contact TAPPI, 770-446-1400 (memberconnection@tappi.org, www.tappipeers.org).

10/28/2018

October 28-November 2 at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center in Pittsburgh, PA. Conducted by American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE). Contact Jeffrey Wood, 646-495-1315 (meetings@aiche.org, www.aiche.org).

10/28/2018

October 28-31 at the Hyatt Regency Indianapolis in Indianapolis, IN. Organized by the American Bakers Association (ABA). Contact ABA, 202-789-0300 (info@americanbakers.org, www.americanbakers.org).

11/04/2018

November 4-7 at the Philadelphia Convention Center in Philadelphia, PA. Hosted by the International Society for Pharmaceutical Engineering (ISPE). Contact ISPE, 813-960-2105 (ask@ispe.org, www.ispe.org).

11/04/2018

November 4-6 at the Newport Marriott in Newport, RI. Conducted by the Unified Abrasives Manufacturers’ Association (UAMA). Contact UAMA, 440-899-0010 (contact@uama.org, www.uama.org).

11/05/2018

November 5-8 at the Greater Columbus Convention Center in Columbus, OH. Organized by the Glass Manufacturing Industry Council (GMIC) and Alfred University. Contact GMIC 614-523-3033 (info@gmic.org, www.glassproblemsconference.org).

11/06/2018

November 6-8 at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta, GA. Produced by SME. Contact Fabtech, 888-394-4362 (information@fabtechexpo.com, www.fabtechexpo.com).

11/06/2018

November 6. Free webinar. Hosted by Powder and Bulk Engineering magazine. Presented by Jack Hilbert, Pneumatic Conveying Consultants. This webinar will focus on the fundamentals of troubleshooting a pneumatic conveying system with respect to problems involving a shortfall in capacity, plugging of conveying pipelines, degradation of products being handled, and excessive wear of conveying system components. The webinar will cover both dilute-phase and dense-phase conveying modes. Contact Michelle Robinson (education@cscpub.com, www.powderbulk.com).

11/06/2018

November 6-8 at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Downtown in Pittsburgh, PA. Organized by the American Coke and Coal Chemicals Institute (ACCCI). Colocated with the ACCCI 2018 Business Meeting. Contact ACCCI, 724-772-1167 (information@accci.org, www.accci.org).

11/07/2018

November 7-8 at the Messe Westfalenhallen Dortmund in Dortmund Germany. Organized by Easyfairs Deutschland. Contact Easyfairs Deutschland, +49 089 127 165 0 (solids@easyfairs.com, www.easyfairs.com/schuettgut-recycling-technik-2018/solids-dortmund-2018/).

11/07/2018

November 7-11 at the Huntington Convention Center of Cleveland in Cleveland, OH. Organized by the Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE). Contact SHPE, 323-725-3970 (shpenational@shpe.org, www.shpe.org).

11/09/2018

November 9-15 at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center in Pittsburgh, PA. Presented by the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) International. Contact Stephen Crane, 212-591-8258 (cranes@asme.org, www.asme.org).

11/12/2018

November 12-15 at the Omni La Costa in Carlsbad, CA. Conducted by the National Association of Chemical Distributors (NACD). Contact NACD, 703-527-6223 (nacdpublicaffairs@nacd.com, www.nacd.com).

11/12/2018

November 12-15 at the Hyatt Regency Schaumburg Chicago in Schaumburg, IL. Institute of Environmental Sciences and Technology (IEST). Contact IEST, 847-981-0100 (information@iest.org, www.iest.org).

11/12/2018

November 12-13 at the Hilton Nashville Downtown in Nashville, TN. Conducted by The Refractories Institute (TRI). Contact TRI, 216-241-7333 (info@refractoriesinstitute.org, www.refractoriesinstitute.org).

11/14/2018

November 14-15 at the La Cantera Resort and Spa in San Antonio, TX. Organized by the National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA). Contact Vi Lilly, 703-841-3200 (vi.lilly@nema.org, www.nema.org).

11/25/2018

November 25-30 in Boston, MA. Organized by the Materials Research Society (MRS). Contact MRS, 724-779-3003 (info@mrs.org, www.mrs.org).

11/27/2018

November 27-29 at the Kalahari Resort in Wisconsin Dells, WI. Held by the Midwest Food Processors Association (MWFPA). Contact MWFPA, 608-255-9946 (info@mwfpa.org, www.mwfpa.org).

11/28/2018

November 28-30 at Robroy Industries in Gilmer, TX. Conducted by Corrosion College. Short course covers corrosion fundamentals and provides solutions for preventing industrial corrosion. Contact Stephanie Ellis, 903-843-3461 (sellis@corrosioncollege.com, www.corrosioncollege.com).

11/28/2018

November 28-30 at Robroy Industries in Gilmer, TX. Conducted by Corrosion College. Short course covers corrosion fundamentals and provides solutions for preventing industrial corrosion. Contact Stephanie Ellis, 903-843-3461 (sellis@corrosioncollege.com, www.corrosioncollege.com).

12/04/2018

December 4-6 at the Pan American Life Center in New Orleans, LA. Conducted by the American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE). Course addresses the basic concepts of fluid flow, heat transfer, heat exchanger design, solids handling, tank and vessel design, polymerization, and polymer processing. Contact AIChE, 800-242-4363 (edu@aiche.org, www.aiche.org)

12/11/2018

December 11-13 at the IGP Institute at Kansas State University (KSU) in Manhattan, KS. Presented by Kansas State University and the Grain Elevator and Processing Society (GEAPS). Two-and-a-half day training program will provide instruction on how to repair common grain conveying equipment, including a bucket elevator, distributor, screw conveyor, bin sweep, chain conveyor, and belt con-veyor. Program will be held at the Hal Ross Flour Mill. Contact Jay Bergland, 763-999-4300 (jay@geaps, www.geaps.com).

12/12/2018

December 12-14 at the India Expo Mart in Greater Noida, Delhi, India. Organized by UBM India. Contact UBM India, +91 22 61727272 (customerservice@ubm.com, www.cphi.com/india/).