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10/15/2019

October 15-16 at the Hilton Garden Inn–Chicago O’Hare Airport in Chicago, IL. Conducted by the University of Wisconsin–Madison department of engineering professional development. Course covers the practical and theoretical fundamentals of evaporation, examines methods to evaluate types of evaporators, and explores process-design alternatives. Contact Elaine M. Andrysick, 800-462-0876 (elaine.andrysick@wisc.edu, https://epd.wisc.edu).

10/20/2019

October 20-24 at the Duke Energy Convention Center and Hyatt Regency in Cincinnati, OH. Organized by the American Concrete Institute (ACI). Contact ACI, 248-848-3795 (conventions@concrete.org, www.aciconvention.org).

10/20/2019

October 20-23 at the Atlanta Marriott Marquis in Atlanta, GA. Organized by the American Bakers Association (ABA) and cohosted by The Biscuit & Cracker Manufacturers’ Association (B&CMA). Contact Samantha Moore, 202-789-0300 (smoore@americanbakers.org, www.americanbakers.org).

10/21/2019

October 21-22 at the Hilton Garden Inn–Chicago O’Hare Airport in Chicago, IL. Conducted by the University of Wisconsin–Madison department of engineering professional development. Course will review the general hazards of combustible dusts and help you understand where the different standards apply and the specific differences between the standards. Contact Elaine M. Andrysick, 800-462-0876 (elaine.andrysick@wisc.edu, https://epd.wisc.edu).

10/22/2019

October 22-24 at the Harrah’s Casino Hotel 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 Tye Beard, 610-832-9695 (train@astm.org, www.astm.org).

10/22/2019

October 22-24 at the Javits Convention Center in New York, NY. Produced by the International Exposition Co. Contact the International Exposition Company, 203-221-9232 (info@chemshow.com, www.chemshow.com).

10/23/2019

October 23 at the Westside Conference Center, Pepperdine University in Los Angeles, CA. 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).

10/23/2019

October 23-25 at the Hilton San Diego Bayfront in San Diego, CA. Contact FIBCA, 952-412-8867 (info@fibca.com, www.fibca.com).

10/24/2019

October 24-27 at Wigwam Arizona in Phoenix, AZ. Conducted by the Paper Shipping Sack Manufacturers’ Association (PSSMA). Contact PSSMA, 610-282-6845 (info@pssma.org, www.pssma.org).

10/27/2019

October 27-November 1 in Las Vegas, NV. Hosted by the International Society for Pharmaceutical Engineering (ISPE). Contact ISPE, 813-960-2105 (ask@ispe.org, www.ispe.org).

10/28/2019

October 28-31 at the Greater Columbus Convention Center in Columbus, OH. Organized by the Glass Manufacturing Industry Council and Alfred University. Contact Robert Weisenburger Lipetz, 614-523-3033 (info@gmic.org, glassproblemsconference.org).

10/30/2019

October 30-November 3 in Phoenix, AZ. Organized by the Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE). Contact SHPE, 323-725-3970 (shpenational@shpe.org, www.shpe.org).

11/05/2019

November 5. Free webinar. Hosted by Powder and Bulk Engineering magazine. Presented by Jack D. Hilbert. Webinar will cover the conveying of powders and will identify specific issues that need consideration in the design and operation of the system as well as for individual components, such as rotary feeders, airlocks, convey line elbows, diverter valves, and dust collectors. Contact Sarah Highum (education@cscpub.com, www.powderbulk.com).