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08/01/2017

August 1-2 at the Crowne Plaza Chicago O’Hare Hotel & Conference Center in Rosemont, IL. Organized by AIB International. Workshop offers practical instruction on developing your HACCP program, taking a step-by-step look at the development, implementation, and verification process. Contact AIB International, 800-633-5137 (info@aibonline.org, www.aibonline.org).

08/01/2017

August 1-2 at ASM International headquarters in Novelty, OH. Sponsored by ASM International — the Materials Information Society. Blended course has online learning activities prior to the classroom session and provides understanding of what metals are and why they behave differently than ceramics, glass, and plastics. Contact ASM International, 440-338-5151 (memberservicecenter@asminternational.org, www.asminternational.org).

08/10/2017

August 10 at IoMosaic in Minneapolis, MN. Held by IoMosaic. Course reviews industrial incidents, summarizes current regulatory action, and explains the methods for identifying and characterizing combustible dust properties. Course also overviews possible protection and mitigation options to reduce the hazards from combustible dust explosions and flash fires. Contact IoMosaic, 844-466-6724 (www.iomosaic.com/training).

08/14/2017

August 14-17 at ASM International headquarters in Materials Park, OH. Sponsored by ASM International — the Materials Information Society. Course provides a broad introduction to metallurgy, including an understanding of ore extraction, metal forming, phase diagrams, failure modes, and heat-treating methods. Contact ASM International, 440-338-5151 (memberservicecenter@asminternational.org, www.asminternational.org).

08/15/2017

August 15-18 at the Omni Nashville in Nashville, TN. Organized by the National Association of Chemical Distributors (NACD). Contact NACD, 703-527-6223 (dthomas@nacd.com, www.nacd.com).

08/20/2017

August 20-24 in Washington, DC. Organized by the American Chemical Society (ACS). Contact ACS, 800-227-5558 (nationalmeetings@acs.org, www.acs.org).

08/22/2017

22-24 at the Crowne Plaza Chicago O’Hare Hotel & Conference Center in Rosemont, IL. Organized by AIB International. Course uses FSPCA-trained instructors to prepare participants to comply with the FSMA’s requirement for a complete food safety system, including providing a preventive controls qualified individual certification. Contact AIB International, 800-633-5137 (info@aibonline.org, www.aibonline.org).

09/11/2017

September 11-12 at The Hotel Contessa – Suites on the Riverwalk in San Antonio, TX. Conducted by the Process Equipment Manufacturers’ Association (PEMA). Contact PEMA, 703-538-1796 (info@pemanet.org, www.pemanet.org).

09/12/2017

September 12-13 at Metro Meeting Centers Boston in Boston, MA. 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 (edu@aiche.org, www.aiche.org).

09/12/2017

September 12-14 at Metro Meeting Centers Boston in Boston, MA. Conducted by the American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE). Course addresses the basic concepts of fluid flow, heat transfer, heat exchanger design, cooling towers, solids handling, tank and vessel design, polymerization, and polymer processing. Contact AIChE, 800-242-4363 (edu@aiche.org, www.aiche.org).

09/13/2017

September 13-14 at the Madison Concourse Hotel in Madison, WI. Conducted by the University of Wisconsin–Madison department of engineering professional development. Course provides information on choosing an evaporator for your application, ancillary systems, troubleshooting methods, and other related topics. Contact Elaine M. Andrysick, 800-462-0876 (elaine.andrysick@wisc.edu, http://epd.wisc.edu).

09/13/2017

September 12-13 at the Embassy Suites by Hilton Portland Airport in Portland, OR. Organized by AIB International. Seminar prepares attendees to use product testing and environmental monitoring as verification activities to demonstrate FSMA compliance. Seminar will also include information on the final regulations related to hazard analysis and preventive controls, food defense, sanitary transport, and domestic and foreign supplier verification. Contact AIB International, 800-633-5137 (info@aibonline.org, www.aibonline.org).

09/14/2017

September 14 at Metro Meeting Centers Boston in Boston, MA. 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 (edu@aiche.org, www.aiche.org).

09/27/2017

September 27-29 at the Greater Columbus Convention Center in Columbus, OH. Presented by Powder and Bulk Engineering magazine. Contact Shannon Flaherty, 651-253-7485 (sflaherty@cscpub.com, www.pbepowdershow.com).