courtesy of the Orlando/Orange County Convention & Visitors Bureau Inc.
Orlando, FL, will host the Pressure Sensitive Tape Council
Week of Learning, scheduled for May 14-18. It is the only industry event
focused on pressure-sensitive adhesive (PSA) tape.
of Learning includes the TECH 30 Global Conference VI, which spans May 16-18.
The PSTC Global Conference Committee selected 23 papers for presentation that
represent the best in pressure-sensitive adhesive tape technical knowledge.
Topics include novel adhesives, release technology advancements, PSA tape use,
and performance testing and characterization improvements.
University 102 and Tape University Basics are also offered during the week’s
events. Paid Tape University attendees are eligible to attend the
Formulating Techniques Workshop on May 15.
In addition, a
tour to the nearby Kennedy
is scheduled for May 15. This tour has been specially arranged for PSTC global
conference attendees.For more information, visit weekoflearning.pstc.org.
SIDEBAR: PSTC Schedule at a GlanceMonday,
Tape University 102: 11:30 a.m.–7:30 p.m.Tuesday,
Tape University 102: 7:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
Tape University Basics: 7:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
Optional Kennedy Space
Center Tour: 9:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
Formulating Techniques Workshop: 4:30
p.m.–7:00 p.m.Wednesday, May 16
30 Global Conference VI: 8:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.
Posters: 3:30 p.m.–5:00 p.m.Thursday,
Tech 30 Global Conference VI: 8:00 a.m.–3:30 p.m.
Showcase Luncheon: 11:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.Friday,
Tech 30 Global Conference VI: 8:00 a.m.–10:00 a.m.
SIDEBAR: PSTC Exhibitor List (as of April 9)
Ashland Performance MaterialsASI
Avery Dennison Performance Polymers
Coating & Laminating
Cytec Industries Inc.
Dow Corning Corp.
International Specialty Products
MEGTEC Systems Inc.
Mondi Packaging Akrosil
Neenah Paper Inc.
Resinas Sinteticas S.A. de C.V.
Rohm and Haas Co.
Sekisui Voltek LLC
Co. of America
Siliconature USA LLC
Soken Chemical America
The Dow Chemical Co.
Zeon Chemicals LP