TAPPI's 2002 PLACE Conference will be held September 8-12, 2002, in Boston. This conference provides technical resources for converting and packaging professionals. TAPPI's PLACE (polymers, laminations, adhesives, coatings and extrusions) Division encompasses all facets of the converting and packaging industry, including the interests of the Division's Hot Melt Committee. For more information or to register, call 800-332-8686 (U.S.) or 800-446-9431 (Canada), or visit www.tappi.org.