Call for Papers and Posters
Each year, the Center for the Polyurethanes Industry (CPI) issues a call for papers and a call for posters to be presented at the annual Polyurethanes Technical Conference.
The 2020 Polyurethanes Technical Conference will host paper presentations and a poster session describing the latest research and technical developments for all of the important polyurethane industry sectors. Criteria for the acceptance of technical paper and poster abstracts include originality and relevance of the topic.
|Product Areas: |
Adhesives & Sealants
Coatings & Elastomers
Chemistry & Fundamentals
Renewable Content Polyols
|Submission Deadlines |
February 3, 2020
Final Paper & Presentation (if accepted):
June 12, 2020
August 5, 2020
At the Closing Session of the Conference, awards are presented recognizing the best presentation of a technical paper in a technical session and the best presentation of a technical poster in its technical category. Awards for best presentation of a technical paper in a technical session are based on both technical merit and the quality and effectiveness of the presentation of the information. Best Poster awards are based on technical merit and the effectiveness of the display. Paper presentations and posters will be judged by a panel of technical and industry experts. Presentations not accompanied by a technical paper are not eligible for a Best Paper Presentation Award. CPI prides itself on a quality conference. In order to stay on schedule for the conference, authors whose abstracts have been accepted for paper submission must submit the paper, Power Point presentation and a signed copyright form no later than June 14, 2020.
Before you submit a paper or poster abstract, please read the following. . .
Your submission will not be reviewed and will be rejected if it:
For posters only: CPI will provide an 8' wide x 4' high board for your poster, with a table beneath it to distribute literature. Poster presenters are responsible for the shipping and installation of their posters. All posters must be installed by 10:00 AM on Monday, October 5, 2020. Posters must remain on display until the close of the conference. Poster presenters are responsible for removing their posters at the close of the conference. Upon acceptance of an abstract, you will receive complete instructions on your paper or poster.
Exhibit space pricing:
CPI Member - $2,495.00 per table top booth
Non Member - $3,095.00 per table top booth
* Drape color subject to change.