Completed Master Classes

Plastics Film Extrusion (MasterClass)
Date: 7-10 March 2021
USA
Time: 08:00-17:30
Language: English
Format: Live
ID: KH0562
Brochure: Download
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Sponsorship:
Registration Fee: Member : 1500 US$
Non-Member: 2500 US$
Group (5 Pax): 6000 US$
To Register: Registration Form
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Description:
Expert: Paul Waller has been a renowned author and expert in film extrusion for more than 40 years. His clients include raw material suppliers, processors, end users, educational institutions and industry associations on 5 continents. Mr. Waller obtained his B.Eng. in Chemical Engineering at McGill University in Montreal and his MBA at York University Schulich School of Business in Toronto. Mr. Waller started his career at Dow Chemical’s polyethylene technical services group before moving to Esso Chemical’s Vinyl division. Mr. Waller designed and presented the Film Technology program for the Canadian Plastics Training Centre in Toronto and SENAI in Brazil. He was co-chair of the Canadian Plastics Sector Council, which established occupational standards for film operators and was chair of the Flexible Packaging division of the Society of Plastics Engineers. He has provided intensive in-house training to more than 1,200 operators, technicians and engineers on five continents in the last 17 years.

IMPIANTI DI MESCOLAZIONE GOMMA - Progettazione & Layout (MasterClass)
Date: 7-8 March 2021
Time: 08:30am -4pm
Italy
Language: Italian
Format: Live
ID: KH0493
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Sponsorship:
Registration Fee: Member: 875 US$
Non-Member: 1250 US$
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Description:
Expert: With more than 35 years professional experience, Bruno Milanese worked with mixing machinery suppliers POMINI, FARREL and Meccaniche Moderne. His work experience involved with engineering and commissioning of mixing rooms for the rubber industry, both for tyre industry and for technical rubber goods around the world. Since 2004, he has been providing technical advisory services related to rubber mixing.

Rubber Mixing Plant: Design & Layout (MasterClass)
Date: 10-11 May 2021
Time: 8.30am-5pm
India
Language: English
Format: Live
ID: KH0502
Brochure: Download
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Sponsorship:
Registration Fee: Member: 875 US$
Non-Members: 1250 US$
Group (5 Pax): 3,000 US$
To Register: Registration Form
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Description:
Expert: With more than 35 years professional experience, Bruno Milanese worked with mixing machinery suppliers POMINI, FARREL and Meccaniche Moderne. His work experience involved with engineering and commissioning of mixing rooms for the rubber industry, both for tyre industry and for technical rubber goods around the world. Since 2004, he has been providing technical advisory services related to rubber mixing.

Polyurethane Chemistry (MasterClass)
Date: 10-11 June 2021
Time: 2pm-5pm
Germany
Language: English
Format: Live
ID: KH0413
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Sponsorship:
Registration Fee: Member: 550 US$
Non-Member: 750 US$
Group (5 Pax): 1800 US$
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Description:
Expert: Joseph Marcinko, Ph.D. Principal Scientist and President of Polymer Synergies LLC. Dr. Marcinko has over 35 years of industrial R&D, research management, and academic experience. His interests and expertise are in the areas of polyurethane chemistry, bio-polymers, adhesion science, wood composites, polymer characterization, solid-state NMR spectroscopy, and polymer structure-property relationships. He is an adjunct professor and a developer of industrial short courses related to polyurethane and polymer chemistry, adhesion science and industrial problem solving. Dr. Marcinko has authored over 50 peer reviewed publications, and has 17 patents and 2 patents pending. Educational Summary: Ph.D. - Chemistry, The University of Akron, Akron, OH, 1992; M.S. - Chemistry, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, 1990; B.S. - Chemistry; B.S. - Biology, King's College, Wilkes-Barre, PA, 1983

Rubber Mixing Plant: Design & Layout (MasterClass)
Date: 13-14 July 2021
Time: 08:30am -5pm
Germany
Language: English
Format: Recorded
ID: KH0502
Brochure: Download
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Sponsorship:
Registration Fee: Member: 875 US$
Non-Members: 1250 US$
Group (5 Pax): 3,000 US$
To Register: Registration Form
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Description:
Expert: With more than 35 years professional experience, Bruno Milanese worked with mixing machinery suppliers POMINI, FARREL and Meccaniche Moderne. His work experience involved with engineering and commissioning of mixing rooms for the rubber industry, both for tyre industry and for technical rubber goods around the world. Since 2004, he has been providing technical advisory services related to rubber mixing.

Rigid Polyurethanes : Science & Technology (MasterClass)
Date: 18-19 August 2021
Time: 2pm-5pm
UK
Language: English
Format: Live
ID: KH0465
Brochure: Download
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Sponsorship:
Registration Fee: Member: 550 US$
Non-Member: 750 US$
Group (5 Pax): 1800 US$
To Register: Registration Form
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Description: # Applications of rigid polyurethanes
# Types of rigid polyurethanes
# Rigid polyurethanes chemistry theory
# Raw materials
# Formulation principles
# Processing methods
# Testing procedures
# Recycling of rigid polyurethanes
Expert: Dr. Grazyna Mitchener, is the director and principal consultant in Polychemtech Ltd. – a technical and business consultancy specializing in innovative polyurethane technologies and other high performance polymeric products. From 1996 to 2008 she worked for Celotex in UK, developing first in Europe zero-ODP PIR rigid thermal insulation products. For the first ten years of her career she was an academic researcher and lecturer and worked on polymers with high heat and fire resistance. She gained her Ph.D. in Polymer Chemistry and Technology in 1992. She is the author of 8 patents and over 60 scientific papers, conference presentations and training workshops. For her contribution to the thermal insulation industry she was presented with the “Global Insulation Personality of 2014” award.

Membrane Technology (MasterClass)
Date: 6-17 September 2021
Germany
Time: 08:30am-04:30pm
Language: English
Format: Live
ID: KH0561
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Sponsorship:
Registration Fee: Member: 2,000 US$
Non-Member: 2,500 US$
Group (3-Pax): 5,500 US$
Group (5-Pax): 7,500 US$
To Register: Registration Form
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Description:
Expert: Dr Graeme K Pearce holds a degree in chemistry and a doctorate in chemical engineering from the University of Oxford, and is the Principal at his own consulting firm, Membrane Consultancy Associates (MCA) founded in 2005. MCA specializes in advice on membrane filtration technology and provides consulting services covering a range of issues including performance review, problem solving, acting as an expert witness, market analysis, strategy review, and technical advice for investors. Graeme has 40 years’ experience in the membrane field having undertaken technology and strategic development roles at BP, Kalsep, and Hydranautics prior to consulting. He is well known in the field of water and membranes through publications including numerous papers and book contributions. He is also the sole author of ‘UF/MF Membrane Water Treatment’, published by TechnoBiz. Graeme has conducted many workshop training sessions, has been a conference chairman and a regular conference session chair, as well as giving numerous keynote lectures and other papers. For further information see www.membraneconsultancy.com.
Dr. Wilf has been involved in process development, system design, project execution, plant operation and maintenance of large, commercial desalination and wastewater reclamation plants in US, Europe and Middle East since 1977. Dr. Wilf has been involved in development of new desalination process and optimization of membrane technologies. Some of his inventions have resulted in patent applications and are being used in commercial desalination systems. Dr. Wilf is a regular contributor to professional journals, wrote chapters on membrane technology processes and applications to a number of books. He edited and wrote with other coauthors The Guidebook to Membrane Desalination Technology that has been published in 2006. The second book on membrane technology that he edited and contributed, The Guidebook to Membrane Technology for Wastewater Reclamation, has been published in 2010. Dr. Wilf regularly presents and teaches desalination and membrane technology subjects to engineers and water professionals. His teaching activity includes teaching course on membrane technology and desalination for European Desalination Society, and other courses for industrial companies and engineering organizations.

Plastics Film Extrusion (MasterClass)
Date: 7-9 Sept 2021
Time: 8am-5.30pm
Singapore
Language: English
Format: Recorded
ID: KH0562
Brochure: Download
Event Logo:
Sponsorship:
Registration Fee: Member : 1500 US$
Non-Member: 2500 US$
Group (5 Pax): 6000 US$
To Register: Registration Form
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Description:
Expert: Paul Waller has been a renowned author and expert in film extrusion for more than 40 years. His clients include raw material suppliers, processors, end users, educational institutions and industry associations on 5 continents. Mr. Waller obtained his B.Eng. in Chemical Engineering at McGill University in Montreal and his MBA at York University Schulich School of Business in Toronto. Mr. Waller started his career at Dow Chemical’s polyethylene technical services group before moving to Esso Chemical’s Vinyl division. Mr. Waller designed and presented the Film Technology program for the Canadian Plastics Training Centre in Toronto and SENAI in Brazil. He was co-chair of the Canadian Plastics Sector Council, which established occupational standards for film operators and was chair of the Flexible Packaging division of the Society of Plastics Engineers. He has provided intensive in-house training to more than 1,200 operators, technicians and engineers on five continents in the last 17 years.

Plastics Film Extrusion (MasterClass)
Date: 14-16 Sept 2021
Time: 8am-5.30pm
UAE
Language: English
Format: Recorded
ID: KH0562
Brochure: Download
Event Logo:
Sponsorship:
Registration Fee: Member : 1500 US$
Non-Member: 2500 US$
Group (5 Pax): 6000 US$
To Register: Registration Form
[Details]
Description:
Expert: Paul Waller has been a renowned author and expert in film extrusion for more than 40 years. His clients include raw material suppliers, processors, end users, educational institutions and industry associations on 5 continents. Mr. Waller obtained his B.Eng. in Chemical Engineering at McGill University in Montreal and his MBA at York University Schulich School of Business in Toronto. Mr. Waller started his career at Dow Chemical’s polyethylene technical services group before moving to Esso Chemical’s Vinyl division. Mr. Waller designed and presented the Film Technology program for the Canadian Plastics Training Centre in Toronto and SENAI in Brazil. He was co-chair of the Canadian Plastics Sector Council, which established occupational standards for film operators and was chair of the Flexible Packaging division of the Society of Plastics Engineers. He has provided intensive in-house training to more than 1,200 operators, technicians and engineers on five continents in the last 17 years.

Plastics Film Extrusion (MasterClass)
Date: 4-6 Oct 2021
Time: 8am-5.30pm
Malaysia
Language: English
Format: Recorded
ID: KH0562
Brochure: Download
Event Logo:
Sponsorship:
Registration Fee: Member : 1500 US$
Non-Member: 2500 US$
Group (5 Pax): 6000 US$
To Register: Registration Form
[Details]
Description:
Expert: Paul Waller has been a renowned author and expert in film extrusion for more than 40 years. His clients include raw material suppliers, processors, end users, educational institutions and industry associations on 5 continents. Mr. Waller obtained his B.Eng. in Chemical Engineering at McGill University in Montreal and his MBA at York University Schulich School of Business in Toronto. Mr. Waller started his career at Dow Chemical’s polyethylene technical services group before moving to Esso Chemical’s Vinyl division. Mr. Waller designed and presented the Film Technology program for the Canadian Plastics Training Centre in Toronto and SENAI in Brazil. He was co-chair of the Canadian Plastics Sector Council, which established occupational standards for film operators and was chair of the Flexible Packaging division of the Society of Plastics Engineers. He has provided intensive in-house training to more than 1,200 operators, technicians and engineers on five continents in the last 17 years.

Plastics Film Extrusion (MasterClass)
Date: 11-13 Oct 2021
Time: 8am-5.30pm
USA (Pacific Time)
Language: English
Format: Recorded
ID: KH0562
Brochure: Download
Event Logo:
Sponsorship:
Registration Fee: Member : 1500 US$
Non-Member: 2500 US$
Group (5 Pax): 6000 US$
To Register: Registration Form
[Details]
Description:
Expert: Paul Waller has been a renowned author and expert in film extrusion for more than 40 years. His clients include raw material suppliers, processors, end users, educational institutions and industry associations on 5 continents. Mr. Waller obtained his B.Eng. in Chemical Engineering at McGill University in Montreal and his MBA at York University Schulich School of Business in Toronto. Mr. Waller started his career at Dow Chemical’s polyethylene technical services group before moving to Esso Chemical’s Vinyl division. Mr. Waller designed and presented the Film Technology program for the Canadian Plastics Training Centre in Toronto and SENAI in Brazil. He was co-chair of the Canadian Plastics Sector Council, which established occupational standards for film operators and was chair of the Flexible Packaging division of the Society of Plastics Engineers. He has provided intensive in-house training to more than 1,200 operators, technicians and engineers on five continents in the last 17 years.

Membrane Technology (MasterClass)
Date: 11-12 Oct 2021
UAE
Time: 08:30am-04:30pm
Language: English
Format: Recorded
ID: KH0561
Brochure: Download
Event Logo:
Sponsorship:
Registration Fee: Member: 2,000 US$
Non-Member: 2,500 US$
Group (3-Pax): 5,500 US$
Group (5-Pax): 7,500 US$
To Register: Registration Form
[Details]
Description:
Expert: Dr Graeme K Pearce holds a degree in chemistry and a doctorate in chemical engineering from the University of Oxford, and is the Principal at his own consulting firm, Membrane Consultancy Associates (MCA) founded in 2005. MCA specializes in advice on membrane filtration technology and provides consulting services covering a range of issues including performance review, problem solving, acting as an expert witness, market analysis, strategy review, and technical advice for investors. Graeme has 40 years’ experience in the membrane field having undertaken technology and strategic development roles at BP, Kalsep, and Hydranautics prior to consulting. He is well known in the field of water and membranes through publications including numerous papers and book contributions. He is also the sole author of ‘UF/MF Membrane Water Treatment’, published by TechnoBiz. Graeme has conducted many workshop training sessions, has been a conference chairman and a regular conference session chair, as well as giving numerous keynote lectures and other papers. For further information see www.membraneconsultancy.com.
Dr. Wilf has been involved in process development, system design, project execution, plant operation and maintenance of large, commercial desalination and wastewater reclamation plants in US, Europe and Middle East since 1977. Dr. Wilf has been involved in development of new desalination process and optimization of membrane technologies. Some of his inventions have resulted in patent applications and are being used in commercial desalination systems. Dr. Wilf is a regular contributor to professional journals, wrote chapters on membrane technology processes and applications to a number of books. He edited and wrote with other coauthors The Guidebook to Membrane Desalination Technology that has been published in 2006. The second book on membrane technology that he edited and contributed, The Guidebook to Membrane Technology for Wastewater Reclamation, has been published in 2010. Dr. Wilf regularly presents and teaches desalination and membrane technology subjects to engineers and water professionals. His teaching activity includes teaching course on membrane technology and desalination for European Desalination Society, and other courses for industrial companies and engineering organizations.

Fire Resistant Polyisocyanurates (PIR) and Polyurethanes (MasterClass)
Date: 13-14 Oct 2021
Time: 2pm-5pm
UK
Language: English
Format: Live
ID: KH0466
Brochure: Download
Event Logo:
Sponsorship:
Registration Fee: Member: 550 US$
Non-Member: 750 US$
Group (5 Pax): 1800 US$
To Register: Registration Form
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Description: # The Nature of Fire and Theoretical Ways to Prevent it.
# Principles of Developing PU Products with Enhanced Fire Resistance
# Raw Materials Improving Fire Resistance of PU’s
# Polyisocyanurate (PIR) Chemistry and Properties
# PIR Formulations and Raw materials
# Manufacturing Equipment for PIR production
# Fire Resistance Testing and Standards
Expert: Dr. Grazyna Mitchener, is the director and principal consultant in Polychemtech Ltd. – a technical and business consultancy specializing in innovative polyurethane technologies and other high performance polymeric products. From 1996 to 2008 she worked for Celotex in UK, developing first in Europe zero-ODP PIR rigid thermal insulation products. For the first ten years of her career she was an academic researcher and lecturer and worked on polymers with high heat and fire resistance. She gained her Ph.D. in Polymer Chemistry and Technology in 1992. She is the author of 8 patents and over 60 scientific papers, conference presentations and training workshops. For her contribution to the thermal insulation industry she was presented with the “Global Insulation Personality of 2014” award.