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LIVE SESSIONS AGENDA 

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The Foam Expo Connect and Adhesive & Bonding Expo Connect virtual event live sessions covered the latest industry trends, foam and adhesive processing and application requirements, as well as, testing and validating foams and adhesives. With more than sixteen sessions and virtual round table topics spread over five days, Foam Expo Connect brought together the key stakeholders in the foam and adhesive industries covering the most up-to-date content, including industry requirements post COVID-19, balancing cost-efficiency with sustainability and more. View the full live sessions agenda below and watch the sessions on-demand here.

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Day 1 - Monday, August 24

 

 

Industry Trends

 

 

10:30AM - 11:30AM
Plenary Panel - Staying Ahead of the Curve: How to Achieve the Balance Between Cost Efficiency and Sustainability


11:30AM - 12:00PM
Break:
1-1 Meetings


12:00PM - 01:00PM
Investigating Trends in Adhesive Markets to Unlock Technology Advancements in Health and Safety, Environmental Disposal, and Recyclability of Adhesives


01:00PM - 01:30PM
Break: 1-1 Meetings


01:30PM - 02:15PM

Virtual Round Tables

Topic: How Can the Foam Supply Chain Implement Cost Effective Methods of Recycling and Repurposing Foams?

Topic: How to Select Adhesive Tapes for Your Application? 


 

END OF DAY ONE

 

  


Day 2 - Tuesday, August 25

 


Foam and Adhesive Application

Requirements

 

10:30AM - 11:30AM
Staying Up to Date on the Latest Requirements for Cutting Edge Foam Applications Post COVID-19


11:30AM - 12:00PM
Break: 1-1 meetings


12:00PM - 01:00PM
Outlining End-User Application Requirements for Bonding Technologies in a Post-COVID World 


01:00PM - 01:30PM
Break: 1-1 meetings


01:30PM - 02:15PM

Virtual Round Tables

Topic: What are the Benefits and Variations in Bio-Based and Bio-Degradable Materials?

Topic: How to Select Adhesives for Your Application?


 

END OF DAY TWO

 

 

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Day 3 - Wednesday, August 26

 


Processing of Foam and

Adhesives

 

10:30AM - 11:30AM
Maximizing Throughput: How to Meet the Growing Demands of Foam Production and Overcoming the Disruptions of 2020 


11:30 AM - 12:00PM
Break: 1-1 meetings


12:00PM - 01:00PM
Automating Adhesive Assembly Lines and Implementing Robotics for Improved Health & Safety and Quality Control  


01:00PM - 01:30PM
Break: 1-1 meetings


01:30PM - 02:15PM

Virtual Round Tables

Topic: What are the Key Benefits of Implementing Additive Manufacturing and How Can it Improve Production Processes?  

Topic: Surface Preparation of Surfaces to Ensure Reliability and Durability in Bonded Structure 


 

END OF DAY THREE

 

 


Day 4 - Thursday, August 27

 


Testing & Validating Foams and

Adhesives

 

10:30AM - 11:30AM
Fulfilling Foam Application Requirements Through Testing Standardization and Quality Analysis


11:30 AM - 12:00PM
Break: 1-1 meetings


12:00PM - 01:00PM
Reducing the Cost of Validating Adhesive Performance Through Testing and Virtual Modelling


01:00PM - 01:30PM
Break: 1-1 meetings


01:30PM - 02:15PM

Virtual Round Tables

Topic: How Can Flexible Foam Testing Standardization Benefit the Foam Supply Chain?     

Topic: Bonding of Dissimilar Materials: Plastics, Glass & Ceramics, Composites, Metals and Foams 


 

END OF DAY FOUR

 

 


Day 5 - Friday, August 28

 


Automotive / NVH

 

10:30AM - 11:30AM
NVH Materials: Selecting Acoustic Materials for Different Frequencies to Optimize NVH Performance


11:30AM - 02:15PM
Break: 1-1 meetings


END OF FOAM EXPO CONNECT


Please note: All times on the above agenda are in US EST

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