Newton, Connecticut - The Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE) is recruiting speakers to present papers at its first Eurotec event, "a wide-ranging plastics technical conference designed as a European counterpart to SPE's Antec in North America," a 1 Sep SPE statement said.
SPE is looking for original papers in automotive and transport, engineering properties and structure, extrusion for flexible and rigid packing, failure analysis, medical plastics, mould design and rapid tooling, and plastics and the environment, the statement said.
Prospective presenters should provide a 100-word abstract by 1 June 2010. Abstracts can be submitted online at www.4spe.org/spe-eurotec-conference. The deadline for submitting a 5- to 6-page technical paper is 2 Jan 2011. Presentations should be 30 minutes long, SPE said.
SPE Eurotec will be held 3-7 Oct 2011 in Barcelona, Spain. (RD)