Organizers of UTECH North America 2020, a polyurethanes conference and trade show that will take place May 19-21 in Chicago, have announced a call for papers. This biennial conference is reportedly one of the largest gatherings of buyers, sellers, academics, and professionals within the North American polyurethanes market. It addresses key issues, trends, opportunities, and technologies across the industry.

Speakers are encouraged to submit papers on a range of topics relevant to the polyurethanes industry, including sustainability, automotive innovations, machinery and processing, flexible foam developments, rigid foam developments, CASE (coatings, adhesives, sealants, and elastomers), blowing agents, regulations, research and development trends, and polyurea. Individuals or organizations wishing to present a paper at the UTECH North America 2020 conference should complete a brief online form that includes contact information, a short abstract of the session topic, and a speaker bio.

Submissions should be received by December 20 to qualify for consideration. Visit to access the submission form and for additional details.