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/).  

June 14-18 — Virtual. Sponsored by AACE International. Contact the meetings department, 304-296-8444 (info@aacei.org, https://web.aacei.org/).

June 14-17 — Virtual. Organized by the Air & Waste Management Association (A&WMA). Contact A&WMA, 412-232-3444 (info@awma.org, www.awma.org/ace2021).

June 14-18 — Virtual. Conducted by the American Chemical Society (ACS). Contact ACS, 202-872-6102 (gceconferences@acs.org, www.gcande.org).

June 14-18 — Virtual. Organized by the Conveyor Equipment Manufacturers Association (CEMA). Contact CEMA, 239-514-3441 (https://cemanet.org/events).

June 14-15 — 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).

June 14-17 — 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).

June 15-16 — virtual event. Organized by the Technical Association of the Pulp and Paper Industry (TAPPI). Contact TAPPI, 770-446-1400 (memberconnection@tappi.org, https://tappicon.org/).

June 15-16 — Virtual. Organized by the Society for Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology (DECHEMA). Contact DECHEMA, +49-69-7564-750 (visitor@achema.de, www.achema.de/achema-pulse).

June 15, 17, 22, 24 — Online. Presented by Kansas State University (K-State) and the Bulk Solids Innovation Center (BSIC). Introductory course comprised of four half-day sessions about pneumatic conveying that describes all pneumatic conveying types and the pros and cons of each. 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/pbsapneumatic.html).

June 15 – Online. No-cost webinar. Hosted by Powder and Bulk Engineering magazine. Webinar covers the different ways electrostatic ignition hazards can arise when processing powders and the practical measures that can be considered to prevent and control them based on the requirements of NFPA 77: Recommended Practice on Static Electricity. Presented by Vahid Ebadat. Contact PBE (education@cscpub.com, www.powderbulk.com/webinars).

June 20-23 at The Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort in Lake Buena Vista, FL. Now a hybrid event offering in-person and online options. Cosponsored by the Metal Powder Industries Federation (MPIF) and APMI International. Colocated with Additive Manufacturing with Powder Metallurgy (AMPM 2021) and Tungsten 2021. Contact MPIF, 609-452-7700 (info@mpif.org, www.mpif.org).

June 21-23 at the Westin Boston Waterfront in Boston, MA. Sponsored by AACE International. Contact AACE, 304-296-8444 (info@aacei.org, https://web.aacei.org/).

June 21-23 — 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).

June 23-25 at the China International Exhibition Center in Beijing, China. Organized by the Society for the Advancement of Material and Process Engineering (SAMPE). Contact SAMPE, +86-10-6601-0132 (www.sampechina.org).

June 24, 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).

July 13-16 at the Renaissance Orlando at SeaWorld in Orlando, FL. Organized by the Powder Coating Institute (PCI). Contact PCI, 859-525-9988 (info@powdercoating.org, www.powdercoating.org).

DATES TBD — Online. Presented by Kansas State University (K-State) and the Bulk Solids Innovation Center (BSIC). 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/).

August 10-12 at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Philadelphia, PA. Now a hybrid event offering online options from July 19-August 13. Colocated with InformEx Zone: The Global Home for Custom Chemical Sourcing. Organized by Informa Markets. Contact Informa, 866-217-1926 (www.cphinorthamerica.com).

July 25-29 — Virtual. Organized by the Controlled Release Society (CRS). Contact CRS, 856-380-6910 (info@controlledreleasesociety.org, www.controlledreleasesociety.org).

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 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 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 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 26-29 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).

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 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/).

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).