Please confirm the dates of any events listed in this section as they may have changed due to coronavirus concerns.

Taking place throughout 2021 — Virtual. Sponsored by the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA). Contact NFPA, 800-344-3555 (custserv@nfpa.org, www.nfpa.org/conference/).  

July 26-August 6 Online; August 10-12 at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Philadelphia, PA. Now a hybrid event offering online and on-site options. Colocated with InformEx Zone: The Global Home for Custom Chemical Sourcing. Organized by Informa Markets. Contact Informa, 866-217-1926 (www.cphinorthamerica.com).

August 3-September 7 — Online. Course focuses on the fundamentals of feed manufacturing, including understanding how the US feed industry evolved and its current structure. Course will take place over 5 weeks. Conducted by the American Feed Industry Association (AFIA) and Kansas State University (KSU). Contact AFIA, 703-650-0144 (register@ afia.edu, www.afia.org/events/afia-ksu-500/).

August 9-10 at Lambeau Field in Green Bay, WI. Conducted by the BNP Media Packaging Group. Contact BNP Media, 847-405-4045 (bnp@executivevents.com, www.packagingstrategies.com/converters-expo).

August 10-13 at the JW Marriott San Antonio Hill Country Resort & Spa in San Antonio, TX. Organized by the National Association of Chemical Distributors (NACD). Contact NACD, 703-527-6223 (www.nacd.com).

August 10 – Online. No-cost webinar. Hosted by Powder and Bulk Engineering magazine. Webinar covers common-sense application of certain fundamentals and how they’re applied, enabling webinar participants to be able to determine the differences between a successful and an unsuccessful hood design. Presented by Jack Osborn. Contact PBE (education@cscpub.com, www.powderbulk.com/webinars).

August 11-14 at the JW Marriott Austin in Austin, TX. Organized by the Material Handling Equipment Distributors Association (MHEDA). Contact MHEDA, 847-680-3500 (connect@mheda.org, www.mheda.org).

August 16-19 at the Omni Louisville Hotel in Louisville, KY. Sponsored by the International Association of Plastics Distribution (IAPD). Contact IAPD, 913-345-1005 (iapd@iapd.org, www.iapd.org).

August 17-19 at the Hyatt Regency Grand Cypress in Orlando, FL. Organized by the American Feed Industry Association (AFIA). Contact AFIA, 703-558-3563 (www.afia.org).

August 22-26 at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta, GA. Now a hybrid event offering in-person and online options. Organized by the American Chemical Society (ACS). Contact ACS, 800-227-5558 (nationalmeetings@acs.org, www.acs.org).

August 22-24 at the Charlotte Convention Center in Charlotte, NC. Organized by SNAC International. Contact SNAC Int’l, 703-836-4500 ext. 201 (www.snaxpo.com).

August 24-26 at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, IL. Organized by Informa Markets. Contact customer service, 310-445-4273 (registration.ime@informa.com, www.powderandbulkshow.com/en/home.html).  

August 29-September 2 at the Little Rock Marriott and Statehouse Convention Center in Little Rock, AR. Hosted by the International Association of Operative Millers (IAOM). Contact IAOM, 913-338-3377 (info@iaom.info, www.iaom.org).

August 31-September 1 at the Huntington Convention Center in Cleveland, OH. Organized by Smarter Shows in partnership with The American Ceramic Society (ACerS). Contact ACerS, 855-436-8683 (info@ceramicsexpousa.com, www.ceramicsexpousa.com).

September 1-2 at the Kentucky International Convention Center in Louisville, KY. Conducted by The Aluminum Association. Contact The Aluminum Association, 888-604-0466 (info@aluminum-us.com, www.aluminum-us.com).

September 13-14 at the Dallas Marriott Downtown in Dallas, TX. Organized by Prepared Foods magazine and BNP Media. Contact BNP Media, 844-644-7449 (bnp@executivevents.com, www.preparedfoods.com/new-products-conference).

September 19-23 at Westgate Resort & Spa in Park City, UT. Conducted by the Industrial Minerals Association–North America (IMA–NA). Contact Chris Greissing, 202-457-0200 (chrisgreissing@ima-na.org, www.ima-na.org).

September 13-16 — Online. 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 (academy@aiche.org, www.aiche.org/academy).

September 13-14 at Hotel Emeline in Charleston, SC. Conducted by the Process Equipment Manufacturers’ Association (PEMA). Contact PEMA, 703-538-1796 (info@pemanet.org, https://pemanet.org).

September 13-16 at McCormick Place in Chicago, IL. Produced by the Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME). Contact Fabtech, 888-394-4362 (information@fabtechexpo.com, www.fabtechexpo.com).

September 14-16 at the Edmonton Expo Centre in Edmonton, AB. Sponsored by the Society of Manufacturing Engineers SME. Contact SME, 888-322-7333 (www.wmts.ca).

September 14, 16, 21, 23 — Online. Presented by Kansas State University (K-State) and the Bulk Solids Innovation Center (BSIC). Course is comprised of four half-day sessions that covers major material properties tests and describes how the results are used for designing and improving equipment and systems for storage, flow, conveying, and air filtration of dry bulk solid materials. Contact the K-State BSIC Powder and Bulk Solids Academy, 785-404-4918 (bsic@k-state.edu, https://bulk-solids.k-state.edu/particle-training-classes/pbsamaterial.html).

September 15-16 at the Messe München-Conference Center North in Munich, Germany. Organized by Messe München GmbH. Contact visitor service, +49-89-949-11378 (info@ceramitec.com, www.ceramitec.com).

September 15 — Online. Hosted by Chemical Processing. Webinar covers how to achieve faster and more efficient process safety training for both current and new operators and to properly assess their knowledge and competency. (https://info.chemicalprocessing.com/cp-upcoming-webinars).

September 20-23 — Virtual. Conducted by the University of Wisconsin–Madison department of engineering professional development. Contact UW–Madison, 800-462-0876 (https://epd.wisc.edu/33rd-annual-product-liability-conference/).

September 22-23 at the Hilton Columbus Polaris in Columbus, OH. Presented by Paint & Coatings Industry and Powder Coating Research Group. Contact BNP Media, 844-644-7449 (bnp@executivevents.com, www.pcimag.com/powder-coating-summit.com).

September 23 and November 18 — Virtual. Conducted by the Cereals & Grains Association (C&GA). Contact C&GA, 651-454-7250 (info@cerealsgrains.org, www.cerealsgrains.org).

September 26-30 at the Hyatt Regency Washington on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. Organized by the National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association (NSSGA). Contact NSSGA, 703-525-8788 (www.nssga.org).

September 27-28 — Online. Conducted by Jenike & Johanson and the American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE). Course covers proven design and troubleshooting principles for handling bulk solids in bins, hoppers, feeders, and transfer chutes for safe plant operation. Contact AIChE, 800-242-4363 (academy@aiche.org, www.aiche.org).

June 14-16; September 27-29 — Online. Conducted by Jenike & Johanson and the American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE). Course covers proven design and troubleshooting principles for handling bulk solids in bins, hoppers, feeders, and transfer chutes for safe plant operation and teaches practical design and troubleshooting principles that improve the efficiency, safety, and reliability of pneumatic conveying systems. Contact AIChE, 800-242-4363 (academy@aiche.org, www.aiche.org).

September 27-29 at the Las Vegas Convention Center in Las Vegas, NV. Colocated with the Healthcare Packaging Expo. Organized by PMMI, The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies. Contact PMMI, 571612-3200 (info@pmmi.org, www.packexpolasvegas.com/).

September 29 — Online. Conducted by Jenike & Johanson and the American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE). Course teaches practical design and troubleshooting principles that improve the efficiency, safety, and reliability of pneumatic conveying systems. Contact AIChE, 800-242-4363 (academy@ aiche.org, www.aiche.org).

October 4-7 at The International Centre in Toronto, ON. Produced by the Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME). Contact SME, 888-322-7333 (cmts@sme.org, www.cmts.ca).

October 5-7 at the George R. Brown Convention Center in Houston, TX. Sponsored by the Society of Manufacturing Engineers SME. Contact SME, 800-733-4763 (houstex@sme.org, https://houstexonline.com).

October 5 — Virtual. Presented by the International Titanium Association (ITA). Contact ITA, 303-404-2221 (ita@titanium.org, https://titanium.org).

October 7-9 at the HITEX Exhibition Center in Hyderabad, India. Organized by Informa Markets. Contact operations and logistics, +91-22-6172-7267 (www.woc-india.com).  

October 13-15 at Encore at the Wynn Las Vegas in Las Vegas, NV. Organized by the Flexible Intermediate Bulk Container Association (FIBCA).Contact FIBCA, 952-412-8867 (info@fibca.com, https://fibca.com).

October 17-21 at the Hilton Atlanta Downtown Hotel in Atlanta, GA. Organized by the American Concrete Institute (ACI). Contact ACI, 248-848-3800 (www.concrete.org).

October 17-21 at the Royal Sonesta Houston Galleria in Houston, TX. Organized by NACE International. Contact NACE, 281-228-6200 (https://ctw.nace.org).

October 17-21 at the Greater Columbus Convention Center in Columbus, OH. Sponsored by The American Ceramic Society (ACerS); the Association for Iron & Steel Technology (AIST); ASM International the Materials Information Society (ASM); NACE International; and The Minerals, Metals & Materials Society (TMS). Contact ACerS, 866-721-3322 (customerservice@ceramics.org, www.matscitech.org/MST21).

October 18-20 at the Gaylord National Hotel & Convention Center in Washington, DC. Colocated with NanoTech 2021 Conference & Expo. Produced by the Nano Science and Technology Institute (NSTI) and TechConnect. Contact TechConnect, 925-353-5004 (www.techconnectworld.com).

October 19-21 at Eastern States Exposition in West Springfield, MA. Sponsored by the Society of Manufacturing Engineers SME. Contact SME, 800-733-4763 (eastec@sme.org, www.easteconline.com).

October 19-21 at the Kay Bailey Hutchison 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 ACMA, 703-525-0511 (www.thecamx.org).

October 19-21 at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York City, NY. Organized by Reed Exhibitions. Contact customer service, 888-334-8704 (inquiry@interphex.com, www.interphex.com).

October 20-22 at the Royal Sonesta New Orleans in New Orleans, LA. Organized by the Society of Chemical Manufacturers and Affiliates (SOCMA). Contact SOCMA, 571-348-5100 (info@socma.org, www.socma.org/events-meetings/socma-week-2021/).

October 27-29 — Online. Conducted by Seydlitz. Course covers powder formulation, powder characterization, and process decisions. Contact Seydlitz, +45-2949-30-40 (info@seydlitz.dk, www.seydlitz.dk).

November 1-4 at the Greater Columbus Convention Center in Columbus, OH. Organized by the Glass Manufacturing Industry Council, Alfred University, the American Ceramic Society (ACerS), and Glass Worldwide magazine. Contact the organizers, 614-523-3033 (https://glass problemsconference.org/).

November 1-3 at the Hynes Convention Center in Boston, MA. Hosted by the International Society for Pharmaceutical Engineering (ISPE). Contact ISPE, 301-364-9201 (ask@ispe.org, https://ispe.org/conferences/2021-annual-meeting-expo).

November 2-3 at The Westin Milwaukee in Milwaukee, WI. Hosted by Smithers Pira and TAPPI. Contact 330-762-7441 (www.specialtypaperconference.com/specialty-papers-us).

November 4-6 at the Music City Center in Nashville, TN. Organized by the Industrial Fabrics Association International (IFAI). Contact IFAI, 800-225-4324 (events@ ifai.com, https://ifaiexpo.com).

November 8-10 at the Detroit Marriott at the Renaissance Center in Detroit, MI. Now a hybrid event offering in-person and online options. Organized by PMMI, The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies. Contact PMMI, 571-612-3200 (info@pmmi.org, www.pmmi.org/annualmeeting).

November 9-12 at the Rancho Las Palmas in Palm Desert, CA. Conducted by the Paper Shipping Sack Manufacturers’ Association (PSSMA). Contact PSSMA, 610-2826845 (info@pssma.org, www.pssma.org/meetings).

November 28-December 3 at the Hynes Convention Center in Boston, MA. Organized by the Materials Research Society (MRS). Contact MRS, 724-779-3003 (www.mrs.org/meetings-events).