Pre-exhibition events
Pre-exhibition events

Taking place the day(s) before the co-located exhibitions at the Huntingdon Convention Center and downtown Cleveland, there will be a series of conferences providing an in-depth view of niche areas of the plastics industry. 

AMI will be hosting conferences on Performance Polyamides, 3D Printing Plastics, Profiles and Plastics Regulations. AMI and Plastics News have joined forces to organize the Developing the Modern Workforce conference. There will also be two events organized by Plastics News on Plastics in Health Care and Automating the Factory Floor. Find out more about each event below.

Profiles

Profiles 

November 2-3, 2020
The Westin Cleveland Downtown
Organized by AMI

Profiles USA conference is returning for its 19th edition. This conference will  review the technical trends and innovations in the sector with the aim of supporting  extruders to deliver higher quality product at increased line speed, thereby driving up  productivity. 

Find out more here.


Plastics Regulations

Plastics Regulations 

November 3, 2020
The Huntington Convention Center
Organized by  AMI

Plastics Regulations provide​s expert analysis and guidance on a range of international legislative and regulatory issues that impact on polymer producers, compounders, processors, and end users doing business in the US and beyond. The conference will provide a rare opportunity to gain focused advice on a range of compliance issues.

Find out more here.


Performance Polyamides

Performance Polyamides

November 3, 2020
The Huntington Convention Center
Organized by AMI

Performance Polyamides welcomes the international supply-chain for a full-day of high-level presentations exploring the latest technical and application developments, market trends and topical challenges happening in the industry.

Find out more here.


3D Printing Plastics

3D Printing Plastics

November 3, 2020
The Huntington Convention Center
Organized by AMI

3D Printing Plastics explore the developments, production and applications of innovative polymers and compounds for 3D printing and other rapid manufacturing technologies. 3D printing, also known as additive manufacturing, is growing globally with increasingly customized materials being used to fulfil the expanding scope of applications.

Find out more here.


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Developing the Modern Workforce

November 3, 2020
The Huntington Convention Center
Organized by AMI and Plastics News

Developing the Modern Workforce jointly organized by AMI and Plastics News addresses issues involved with developing today’s workforce and coming up with fresh tools to attract and retain workers and sustain long-term growth. The conference will look at all areas of workforce development, including attracting future leaders and both white and blue-collar employees that meet the needs of a plastics processing company.

Find out more here.


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Automating the Factory Floor

November 3, 2020
The Huntington Convention Center
Organized by Plastics News

 The Automating the Factory Floor conference will explore the technologies, tools and innovations critical to building a smarter manufacturing operation that is highly efficient and better meets requirements for connectivity and speed to market, as well as looking at Industry 4.0 processes that are cutting-edge and critical to success.

Find out more here.


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Plastics in Healthcare

November 3, 2020
The Huntington Convention Center
Organized by Plastics News

Plastics in Healthcare will explore many of the trends in this rapidly accelerating market and how the plastics industry is responding to the day-to-day challenges of working within this critical sector. The conference will be divided into sessions focused on innovation and growth opportunities for plastics in medical devices, health care packaging and pharmaceutical products. 

Find out more here.