Foams 2018

The FOAMS® 2018 conference , which will be held September 13-14, 2018 at the Hyatt Regency in Montreal, QC, Canada is the premier forum for presentations of new developments in foaming technologies.

The conference, co-sponsored by SPE Thermoplastic Materials & Foams Division and by the SPE Québec Section, will feature world-renowned speakers presenting technical papers on innovations at the forefront of foam technology. Presentations by leading researchers from industry and academia and student posters will cover foam processing, state-of-the-art foaming materials, micro or nano-cellular foams, environmentally-friendly foams, as well as foams properties and applications.

FOAMS Tutorial

The tutorial on September 11-12, 2018 offers basic technical background on foaming technologies, underlying mechanisms, development of new blowing agents and the design of foam products. The tutorial is a must for new entrants to polymeric foaming, and for individuals seeking a strong technical understanding of the foaming process.