Category: Polymer conferences

Polymer IRC Spring Showcase

The Polymer Interdisciplinary Research Centre, comprising the Universities of Bradford, Durham, Leeds and Sheffield, is to present a free-to-attend showcase of our research activity on 29 March at Halifax Hall, Sheffield. Alongside a line-up of academic and industrial speakers, the event offers opportunities to build networks with key industrial opinion-formers in the shape of past […]

Posted on Friday, March 4th, 2011 in Event, Polymer conferences.

Sustainability in the Global Petrochemical Industry

The Polymer Centre’s Business Development Consultant, Dr. Joe Gaunt, attended the Global Petrochemical Technology conference in Doha, Qatar, in early October.  The industry was well represented by a selection of presenters ranging from petrochemical producers (including Polyolefins) and catalyst suppliers through to financial and engineering services as well as a small academic contingency.  A strong […]

Posted on Thursday, November 4th, 2010 in News, Polymer conferences.

Polymer Centre at Macro2010

The Polymer Centre is welcoming delegates to our stand at Macro2010, the IUPAC World Polymer Congress in Glasgow this week. The 43rd IUPAC World Polymer Congress, ‘Macro2010’, is the latest in the series of the biennial meetings of the IUPAC Polymer Division. The series has been running for several decades and is the largest international […]

Posted on Thursday, July 15th, 2010 in Polymer conferences.

Recent Appointees meeting in September

This year’s meeting of Recent Appointees in Polymer Science will take place at the University of Leeds on the 1-3 September. This annual event is designed to enable relatively new starters in both academia and industry to learn more about each others’ technical interests and to develop mutually beneficial networks. This year’s conference is a […]

Posted on Tuesday, July 6th, 2010 in Event, Polymer conferences.

Polymer Centre at Sheffield’s KTA Launch

The University of Sheffield launches its EPSRC-funded £5.7M Knowledge Transfer Account (KTA) on March 26th. More than 150 delegates from business, government, public sector and academia are expected and the Polymer Centre is proud to exhibit, to describe its contribution to knowledge transfer between academia and the polymer industry. The KTA is designed to ensure […]

Posted on Tuesday, March 23rd, 2010 in Event, News, Polymer conferences.