Not Just a “Surface-Level” Extrusion Course
There’s real depth in the content of this year’s TAPPI International Flexible Packaging & Extrusion Division Extrusion Coating Course scheduled for August 13 – 15, 2019 in Atlanta, GA, USA at the Sheraton Suites Galleria. This introductory-to-intermediate level course is chock full of information presented by distinguished industry experts who will share commonly-faced process problems in extrusion coating.
Attendees will learn about basic resin and equipment technology important to the extrusion coating application process. This three-day course will teach you how to streamline processes, address safety concerns, manage product design requirements, and maintain equipment.
Here’s just a few of the topics:
- Chemical Primers – What, Why & How
- Online Measurement for Extrusion Coating
- Rheology and Hot-Stage Testing
- Chemical Primers Troubleshooting
- Defect Camera System for Extrusion Coating
- Gel Troubleshooting
- Extrusion Processing, Safety & Troubleshooting
- Challenges of Web Handling and Winding
- Case Studies in Applying Web Handling & Winding
Take a look at the course schedule.
Who Should Attend this Course?
Typical attendees include:
- Extrusion engineers, supervisors, and operators
- Technical directors and superintendents
- Technical assistance
- R&D personnel
- Quality Control personnel
- Account Managers
Don’t Miss Out on the Networking Connections!
Meet professionals from all aspects of the extrusion coating industry during the New Technology Showcase, Tabletop Reception, and Group Outing. On Wednesday night, August 14th, there will be an opportunity to mingle with peers at SunTrust Park, home of the Atlanta Braves. SunTrust Park is the perfect match of classic ballpark feel, modern amenities and southern hospitality, which creates a fan experience unlike any other. Entry into the game, with reserved, club-level seating, is included with your course registration.
Sponsorship and Tabletop opportunities are also available. If your organization is interested in participating in the Tabletop Reception or sponsoring the event, please contact Hayley King at [email protected]
In addition to course material, registrants of the course will also be entitled to discounts from the TAPPI Press Bookstore.