Please confirm the dates of any events listed in this section as they may have changed due to coronavirus concerns.
Specialty Papers 2021
New dates coming soon – Hosted by Smithers Pira and TAPPI. Contact 330-762-7441 (www.specialtypaperconference.com).
IPPE — International Production & Processing Expo
January 25-29 — Virtual. Organized by the US Poultry & Egg Association, the American Feed Industry Association (AFIA), and the American Meat Institute (AMI). Contact 678-514-1976 (www.ippexpo.org).
ICACC2021 — 45th International Conference and Expo on Advanced Ceramics and Composites
February 8-12 — Virtual. Organized by the American Ceramic Society (ACerS). Contact ACerS, 866-721-3322 (https://ceramics.org/icacc2021).
NGA Glass Conference
February 9 — Virtual. Organized by the National Glass Association (NGA) with Glass Association of North America (GANA). Contact GANA, 866-342-5642 (email@example.com, www.glass.org).
February 17-26 — Virtual. Presented by the American Frozen Food Institute (AFFI). Contact AFFI conferences department, 703-821-0770 (https://afficon.affi.org).
44th Adhesion Society Virtual Meeting
February 22-25 — Virtual. Presented by The Adhesion Society. Contact The Adhesion Society, 301-986-9700 (www.adhesionsociety.org).
MIM 2021 — International Conference on Injection Molding of Metals, Ceramics, and Carbides
February 22-25 — Virtual. Presented by Metal Powder Industries Federation (MPIF). Contact MPIF, 609-452-7700 (www.mim2021.org).
GEAPS Exchange Online Conference
February 23-25 — Virtual. Sponsored by the Grain Elevator and Processing Society (GEAPS). Contact GEAPS, 763-999-4300 (firstname.lastname@example.org, https://geapsexchange.com/online/).
New dates coming soon at the George R. Brown Convention Center in Houston, TX. Sponsored by SME. Contact SME, 800-733-4763 (email@example.com, www.houstexonline.com).
CANCELED. Organized by PMMI — The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies. Contact PMMI, 571-612-3200 (www.pmmi.org).
Lean and Six Sigma Conference
March 1-4 — Virtual. Organized by the American Society for Quality (ASQ). Contact ASQ, 800-248-1946 (https://asq.org/).
Global Dust Safety Conference
March 1-3 — Virtual. Sponsored by Dust Safety Science. (firstname.lastname@example.org, www.dustsafetyacademy.com).
MineXchange 2021 SME Annual Conference & Expo
March 1-5 — Virtual. Organized by the Society for Mining, Metallurgy & Exploration (SME). Contact SME, 720-574-1256 (www.smenet.org).
Pittcon Conference & Expo
March 8-12 — Virtual. Sponsored by the Spectroscopy Society of Pittsburgh (SSP) and the Society for Analytical Chemists of Pittsburgh (SACP). Contact the Pittsburgh Conference, 800-825-3221 (www.pittcon.org).
NSSGA 2021 Annual Convention
March 8-9 — Virtual. Organized by the National Stone, Sand, & Gravel Association (NSSGA). Contact NSSGA, 703-525-8788 (www.nssga.org).
AGG1 — Aggregates Academy and Expo
POSTPONED until 2022. Colocated with World of Asphalt 2021. Organized by the National Stone, Sand, & Gravel Association (NSSGA). Contact customer service, 800-867-6060 (www.agg1.org).
PISC — Purchasing and Ingredient Suppliers Conference
Rescheduled for 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).
CPA 2021 Annual Meeting
POSTPONED until 2022. Organized by the Contract Packaging Association (CPA). Contact CPA, 571-287-6818 (www.contractpackaging.org).
CEMA 2021 Annual Meeting
March 12-16 at The Scottsdale Resort at McCormick Ranch in Scottsdale, AZ. Sponsored by the Conveyor Equipment Manufacturers Association (CEMA). Contact CEMA, 239-260-8406 (https://cemanet.org).
TMS 2021 Virtual — 150th Annual Meeting & Exhibition
March 15-18 — Virtual. Organized by The Mineral, Metals, and Materials Society (TMS). Contact TMS, 800-759-4867 (www.tms.org).
International Biomass Conference & Expo
March 15-17 — Virtual. Organized by BBI International and produced by Biomass Magazine. Contact BBI International, 866-746-8385 (www.biomassconference.com).
ABA 2021 Convention: Believe in Bakery
March 21-23 at the Waldorf Astoria in Orlando, FL. Now a hybrid event with in-person and virtual options. Sponsored by the American Bakers Association (ABA). Contact ABA, 202-789-0300 (www.americanbakers.org).
AEE Energy Conference & Expo East
March 24-25 at the Hynes Convention Center in Boston, MA. Organized by the Association of Energy Engineers (AEE). Contact AEE, 770-447-5038 (www.aeecenter.org).
ACI Concrete Convention and Exposition
March 28-April 1 — Virtual. Organized by the American Concrete Institute (ACI). Contact ACI, 248-848-3795 (www.concrete.org).
ACS Spring 2021 National Meeting & Exposition
April 5-16 — Virtual. Organized by the American Chemical Society (ACS). Contact ACS, 800-333-9511 (email@example.com, www.acs.org).
Aluminum Association Spring Meeting 2021
April 12-14 at the Ritz-Carlton South Beach, Miami Beach, FL. Conducted by The Aluminum Association. Contact The Aluminum Association, 703-358-2960 (firstname.lastname@example.org, www.aluminum.org).
April 14-16 at The Westin Riverwalk in San Antonio, TX. Colocated with PaperCon and other related events. Organized by the Flexible Intermediate Bulk Container Association (FIBCA). Contact FIBCA, 952-412-8867 (https://fibca.com/fibca-meetings-events-news/fibc-conferences/).
Specialty & Custom Chemicals Show
April 14-16 at the Omni Fort Worth Hotel in Fort Worth, TX. Organized by the Society of Chemical Manufacturers and Affiliates (SOCMA) in collaboration with Chemicals America. Contact SOCMA, 571-348-5100 (email@example.com, www.socma.org/events-meetings/).
2021 AIChE Spring Meeting and 17th Global Congress on Process Safety
April 18-22 — Virtual. Conducted by the American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE) and the Global Congress on Process Safety (GCPS). Contact AIChE, 800-242-4363 (firstname.lastname@example.org, www.aiche.org/gcps).
Corrosion 2021 Virtual Conference & Expo
April 19-30 — Virtual. Organized by NACE International. Contact NACE, 281-228-6413 (www.nace.org).
2021 MRS Spring Meeting & Exhibit
April 18-23 — Virtual. Organized by the Materials Research Society (MRS). Contact MRS, 724-779-3003 (email@example.com, www.mrs.org).
Bauma Conexpo India
Rescheduled for April 20-23 at the India Expo Centre in New Delhi, India. Organized by Messe München GmbH, and the Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM). Contact the exhibitor service, +49-89-949-20251 (firstname.lastname@example.org, www.bcindia.com).
April 25-28 at the Cobb Galleria Centre in Atlanta, GA. Colocated with PaperCon and other related events. Organized by the Technical Association of the Pulp and Paper Industry (TAPPI). Contact TAPPI, 770-446-1400 (email@example.com, https://tappicon.org/).
Northwest Food & Beverage World
April 26-27 at the Spokane Convention Center in Spokane, WA. Organized by Food Northwest. Contact Food Northwest, 503-327-2204 (www.foodandbeverageworld.org).
ASNT Research Symposium
April 27-29 at the Westin Westminster in Westminster, CO. Conducted by the American Society for Nondestructive Testing (ASNT). Contact ASNT, 800-222-2768 (firstname.lastname@example.org, www.asnt.org).
Powder Coating Week 2021
April 27-30 at the Renaissance Orlando at SeaWorld in Orlando, FL. Organized by the Powder Coating Institute. Contact organizer, 859-525-9988 (www.powdercoating.org).
Rescheduled for April 27-29 at the Renaissance World Golf Village Resort in St. Augustine, FL. Organized by Applied Market Information (AMI). Contact AMI, 610-478-0800 (www.amiplastics-na.com).
FBEC — Food & Beverage Environmental Conference
Rescheduled for May 16-19 at the Renaissance Esmeralda Resort & Spa in Indian Wells, CA. Cosponsored by the American Frozen Food Institute (AFFI) and the Food Industry Environmental Council. Contact AFFI, 703-835-2106 (https://fbeconf.com).
125th Annual NGFA Convention
Rescheduled for June 2-4 at the Hotel Del Coronado in San Diego, CA. Organized by the National Grain and Feed Association (NGFA). Contact NGFA, 202-289-0873 (www.ngfa.org).
125th Anniversary IAOM Conference & Expo
Rescheduled for 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 (email@example.com, www.iaom.org).