14/06/2011

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ANTEC 2011: More than two thousand participants from 42 countries attended more than 700 original presentations

This year's conference featured 700 technical presentations (an increase of 25% from the 2010 conference) in 37 sections. A total of 13 lectures were presented in Special Interest Group 006 on Thermoplastic Elastomers.In addition, the Fundamentals and Fellows Forum with six presentations and New Technology Forums with 18 presentations took place. The special Fast Track Training Program featured 14 Seminars, among them one was on Thermoplastic Elastomers.The one-day Seminar on Thermoplastic Elastomers was conducted by Vivian Malpass and covered the following subjects:A comprehensive overview of materials used for TPEsChemistry, structure and morphology as relating to properties, processing and applicationsThe overall market for TPEsReview of each type of thermoplastic elastomer, its applications, products and producersDiscussion of recent developmentsThe 2012 ANTEC will be in Orlando, FL, May 2-4 during the NPE 2012 show.

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