Conference on recent advances in flame retardancy of polymeric materials

Type:
Meeting or Conference
Organizer:
BCC Research (BCC)
Date:
19-20 May 2014
Location:
United States of America (Stamford, Connecticut)
Venue:
Sheraton Stamford Hotel
BCC Research's event, Conference on Recent Advances in Flame Retardancy of Polymeric Materials, now in its 25th year, is the premier event of its type in the United States.

Specifically for scientists and other technical specialists, this conference provides insight into recent innovations in the flame retardancy industry, presented by an ideal blend of experts from both government / academia and the commercial / industrial sector. It brings together industry professionals from around the world and offers excellent networking opportunities within a vibrant learning experience.

Register early to reserve your place!

Presentations at the conference will:
• Provide a forum for introducing new technological achievements and developments in the field of flame retardancy (FR)
• Review the applications and markets for FR products
• Present recent developments in local and global standardization of testing technology
• Discuss regulatory issues for flame retardant materials
When: Monday-Wednesday, May 19-21, 2014

Where: Sheraton Stamford Hotel, Stamford, Connecticut, USA

Register before April 15, 2014 and receive a $100 early-bird discount.

Newcomers to this industry:
The May 19-21 conference will be preceded by a Short Course in the Selection, Evaluation, and Commercial Application of Flame Retardant Polymers on Sunday, May 18, 2014. Designed for technical specialists new to this industry, this comprehensive course will serve as a primer prior to attendance at the main conference, and will consist of three interactive lectures by prominent industrial scientists covering:
• Testing and evaluation
• The basics of flame retardancy and how it functions
• Flame retardants currently in use and proposed materials that will be used in the future

For more information, email help@bccresearch.com or call Erin at (+1) 781-923-0234.

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Target audience

Professionals with these roles will benefit from attending this event: research scientists, chemists, design engineers, business development executives, product development professionals, product marketing professionals with a technical background, business strategists, and consultants involved with the technological advancement and commercial application of flame retardant polymeric materials.

How to register

May 18th, 2014 Short Course

Selection, Evaluation, and Commercial Application of Flame Retardants.

Designed for technical specialists new to this industry, this comprehensive course will serve as a primer prior to attendance at the main conference, and will consist of three interactive lectures by prominent industrial scientists covering:

Testing and evaluation
The basics of flame retardancy and how it functions
Flame retardants currently in use and proposed materials that will be used in the future

May 19th - 21st, 2014 Main Conference

The main conference will include:

General Papers and Reviews
Halogen and Non-Halogen Flame Retardants
Nanocomposites and Flame Retardancy
Industrial Application and Consumer Focus
Environmental and Toxicity Issues of Nanocomposites
Standardization and Testing of Nanocomposites

Keywords

Themes:
Structural Safety
Hazards:
Wild Fire
Countries:
United States of America
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