Introduction to Plastics Live Training Workshop

September 16-17, 2020

Braskem America
1735 Market Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103

What’s the best way to differentiate yourself from the competition? Product knowledge!

What’s the best way to make sure your customers are happy with the materials you help them select for their projects? Product knowledge!

What’s the best way to learn about the many performance plastics materials so you can be the go-to expert? The Introduction to Plastics Live Training Workshop!

This workshop takes the Introduction to Plastics training manual and transforms it into an exciting, interactive two-day learning experience. Whether you are new to plastics or a seasoned pro, the Introduction to Plastics Live Training Workshop provides the information you need to:

  • Select the right performance plastics for various applications
  • Understand supplier information and customer requirements
  • Demonstrate the value of performance plastics to different types of industries

Registration Fees

IAPD Members: US$399


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Registration fee includes:
  • A copy of Introduction to Plastics, 12th Edition
  • Course workbook and all training materials for the course
  • The Introduction to Plastics online test
  • Lunch on Wednesday and Thursday

Schedule

  • Welcome
  • Introduction to Performance Plastics
  • A Brief History of Plastics
  • Processing Techniques
  • Lunch (provided)
  • Properties of Plastics

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Hotel


Sonesta Philadelphia Downtown Rittenhouse Square

1800 Market Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103

IAPD Group Rate - $199.00 per night.  

Book a Room


IAPD has blocked a limited number rooms at the Sonesta Philadelphia Downtown Rittenhouse Square Hotel for this event. The cut-off date for the IAPD group rate is Friday, August 14. After Friday, August 14 the hotel will accept reservations on a space and rate available basis.

Workshop Instructors

The live training workshop will be led by one of IAPD’s professionals trained to give you a hands-on learning experience and a broad understanding of the performance plastics industry. Peter Daumeyer is a sales representative at CartierWilson LLC. Peter joined CartierWilson in 2013, bringing 15 years’ experience in plastics distribution. Peter operates out of Tampa, FL covering the Southeast and Puerto Rico. Along with instructing the Introduction to Plastics Live Training Workshop, Peter is the Chair of the Editorial Committee and sits on the Educational Committee. You won’t want to miss this opportunity to learn directly from this veteran performance plastics professional.

For questions, contact:

Jean McClure

Phone: +913.345.1005 jmcclure@iapd.org