ABOUT THE CONFERENCE

The UTECH North America Trade Show and Conference 2020 will be among the largest gatherings of polyurethanes professionals in the region. The 3-day event is taking place at the Renaissance Schaumburg Convention Center, Illinois, USA, on May 19-21, 2020. (Just 15 minutes from Chicago O'Hare Airport). 

The conference will bring together experts from across the polyurethane industry, covering the latest developments in raw materials, polyurethanes systems, processing equipment and manufacturing technologies.

Registration for UTECH North America 2020 is now open and includes entry to the 3-day trade show, conference and welcome reception taking place on day one (May 19, 2020). Registration is free of charge if you book online by April 12, 2020. 

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KEYNOTE SPEAKER

UTECH is pleased to announce that Michael Andrews, Director of Advanced Development at Reebok, will deliver the keynote address at the UTECH North America 2020 Conference. 

  

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The Advancement of Foam in the Footwear Market

Learn from a leading executive at Reebok about the company’s trailblazing foam recycling program and other innovations in sports shoewear involving foam. Gain an understanding of where footwear materials are headed and how suppliers can become involved in future opportunities.

 

 

KEY TOPICS FOR 2020 INCLUDE

  • Sustainability
  • Automotive innovations
  • Machinery and processing
  • Flexible foam developments
  • Rigid foam developments
  • Coatings, adhesives, sealants and elastomers (CASE)
  • Technology and scientific advancements 
  • Blowing agents
  • Regulations
  • Research and development trends
  • Polyurea

 The conference will be moderated by Simon Robinson, Editor of Urethanes Technology International. 

 

 
 

 

INTERESTED IN SPEAKING? 

UTECH is currently accepting proposals for technical presentations at the UTECH North America 2020 Conference. To find out more and submit a paper, please click below.

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